Yes. To run for the Coppell Independent School District’s (CISD) School Board, prospective candidates must be:
- A United States Citizen
- 18 years old at the start date of the term of service
- A resident within the district boundaries, which includes Cypress Waters, Irving and parts of Lewisville and Grapevine, for six months before the filing date deadline
- A resident of the state of Texas for 12 months before the filing deadline in late January
CISD Board of Trustees are elected at-large for specific places (Place 1, Place 2, etc.) and must file in mid-January for the May election.
Visit the school board website for more details about elections and eligibility. A map of the CISD boundaries can be viewed on this page or by visiting the Coppell Independent School District’s enrollment page.