School Board Director Special Appointment

On June 26, 2023 School Board Director Perla Alarcon-Flory submitted her resignation to the Sioux City Community School Board. The School Board has 30 days to appoint a temporary seat, who will fill the vacancy until regular elections in November. To be considered, interested parties may submit a letter of intent to the School Board President or School Board Secretary. The deadline for submitting a letter of intent is 5 pm on July 20, 2023.

School Board President, Dan Greenwell |
School Board Secretary, Seaniece Heilman |

2023 School Board Elections

On November 7, 2023 Sioux City voters will elect five members to the Sioux City Community School District Board of Directors. Four of those seats will serve a four-year term, until 2027. One seat will serve the remainder of former Director Alarcon-Flory’s term through 2025.

Candidates must be an “eligible elector” in the school district at the time of the election, which includes meeting all requirements to register to vote, but the candidate does not have to be registered to vote. 

An eligible elector is:

  •  A citizen of the United States
  • A resident of Iowa 
  • At least 18 years old

An eligible elector may NOT:

  • Be a convicted felon (unless voting rights have been restored by the president or governor, including via executive order)
  • Be currently judged incompetent to vote by a court 
  • Claim the right to vote in any other place

Interested candidates may file their nomination papers with the School Board Secretary from August 28 through September 21. Copies of nomination papers may be obtained from the School Board Secretary, the county auditor’s office, or on the Secretary of State’s website. Candidates may contact the School Board Secretary for the full packet of information and paperwork, or for any questions about the process. Please call (712) 279-6643 during normal business hours.