VOTING/SAMPLE BALLOT INFORMATION

Who is eligible to vote in the SBISD 2022 Bond election?
Anyone registered to vote within the Spring Branch ISD boundaries is eligible to vote in the May 7, 2022 election. Eligible voters will be able to vote for school board candidates and for the bond referendum.

How do I register to vote or find out if I am registered to vote?

To verify your registration or to register to vote, please visit Harris County’s voter registration website at this link.

What’s the last day to register to vote in the SBISD 2022 Bond election?

April 7, 2022

When is Early Voting? 

Early Voting Dates are Monday, April 25 – Tuesday, May 3, 2022.  Early voting times are 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 8:00 a.m. – Noon, on Saturday, with the exception of the City of Piney Point Village location. Early voting times at City of Piney Point Village are Monday, April 25 – Friday, April 29, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. with no Saturday early voting. On Monday and Tuesday, May 2 and 3, Piney Point Village early voting hours are 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Early voting locations are: 

  • Wayne F. Schaper, Sr. Leadership Center, 955 Campbell Rd., 77024
  • City of Piney Point Village, 7676 Woodway Suite #300, 77063
  • Don Coleman Community Coliseum, 1050 Dairy Ashford, 77079
  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 7901 Westview, 77055
  • John Knox Presbyterian Church, 2525 N. Gessner Rd., Education Bldg, Rm. 11, 77080

Where and when can I vote on Election Day, Saturday, May 7, 2022?

Election day voting is from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Locations are based on your middle school attendance zone and home street address.  Election Day Voting Locations - SBISD Directory of Street Addresses. Voting locations are based on middle school attendance zones and home street address:

  • Precinct No. 41 – Landrum Middle School, 2200 Ridgecrest, Houston, TX 77055
  • Precinct No. 42 – Memorial Middle School, 12550 Vindon, Houston, TX 77024
  • Precinct No. 43 – Spring Branch Middle School, 1000 Piney Point, Houston, TX 77024
  • Precinct No. 44 – Spring Woods Middle School, 9810 Neuens, Houston, TX 77080
  • Precinct No. 45 – Spring Forest Middle School, 14240 Memorial, Houston, TX 77079
  • Precinct No. 46 – Spring Oaks Middle School, 2150 Shadowdale, Houston, TX 77043
  • Precinct No. 47 – Northbrook Middle School, 3030 Rosefield, Houston, TX 77080

Can I vote by mail?

Applications for ballots by mail must be received no later than 5 p.m. on April 26, 2022. More information is available here.

Will I need identification when I go to vote?

Yes, you must be able to show one of these forms of identification:

  • Texas driver license issued by the Texas DPS
  • Texas election identification certificate issued by the Texas DPS
  • Texas Personal identification issued by the Texas DPS
  • Texas handgun license issued by the Texas DPS
  • United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
  • United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph
  • United States passport (book or card)

With the exception of the U.S. Citizenship Certificate, which does not expire, for voters aged 18-69, the acceptable form of photo identification may be expired no more than four years before being presented for voter qualification at the polling place. For voters aged 70 or older, the acceptable form of photo identification may be expired for any length of time if the identification is otherwise valid.

For a voter who does not have one of the forms of acceptable photo ID and cannot reasonably obtain one, these are supporting IDs that can be presented:

  • Copy or original of a government document that shows the voter’s name and address, including the voter’s boater registration certificate
  • Copy of original or current utility bill
  • Copy or original bank statement
  • Copy or original government check
  • Copy or original paycheck
  • Copy or original of a certified domestic (From a US state or territory) birth certificate or a document confirming birth admissible in a court of law which establishes the voter’s identity (which may include a foreign birth document)

After presenting one of the forms of supporting ID listed above, the voter must execute a Reasonable Impediment Declaration.

What is the language for the propositions on the ballot?

As required by law, SBISD will have two propositions on the ballot. Proposition A is a general purpose proposition and most of the projects in the 2022 Bond. Proposition B is a special purpose proposition and covers technology instructional devices.

The Ballot will read as follows:

OFFICIAL BALLOTS

SPRING BRANCH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT PROPOSITION A

[  ]  FOR


[  ]  AGAINST

 

THE ISSUANCE OF $366,625,000 FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, ACQUISITION AND EQUIPMENT OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS IN THE DISTRICT, INCLUDING MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION (CTE) FACILITIES, AND THE IMPOSITION OF TAXES SUFFICIENT TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE BONDS.  "THIS IS A PROPERTY TAX INCREASE." THIS STATEMENT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL SCHOOL DISTRICT BOND PROPOSITIONS PURSUANT TO SECTION 45.003 TEXAS EDUCATION CODE.

 

SPRING BRANCH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT PROPOSITION B

[  ]  FOR


[  ]  AGAINST

 

THE ISSUANCE OF $14,975,000 BONDS FOR THE ACQUISITION, INSTALLATION AND UPDATE OF TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT, AND THE IMPOSITION OF TAXES SUFFICIENT TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE BONDS. "THIS IS A PROPERTY TAX INCREASE." THIS STATEMENT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL SCHOOL DISTRICT BOND PROPOSITIONS PURSUANT TO SECTION 45.003 TEXAS EDUCATION CODE.