• Voter Information

    Budget Vote and Board Election: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., May 21, 2024

    Location: Scarsdale Middle School, 134 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale, NY

    Voter Qualifications

    • You are Eligible to Vote if you meet either of the following criteria:
      • Must be registered with the Westchester County Board of Elections to vote in the General Elections; OR
      • Must be registered with the Scarsdale Public School District, and have voted in a school election within the past four years. 
    • You meet the Qualifications to Register if you meet the following criteria:
      • Must be a citizen of the United States.
      • Must be a resident of the Scarsdale Public School District for at least 30 days preceding the election.
      • Must be at least 18 years old by the date of the vote/election. 

    Check now to see whether you are registered to vote for the school budget and elect school board member(s) on May 21, 2024. Visit Am I Registered to Vote?  

    If you are not registered to vote, you may register in one of the following ways:

    • Qualified voters may personally register, for the purpose of voting at all future school elections, with the Scarsdale School District Clerk by appointment at the office of the District Clerk, 2 Brewster Road, Scarsdale, New York 10583. Please contact the District Clerk at (914) 721-2410 or hadams@scarsdaleschools.org to schedule an appointment. 
    • Register with the Westchester County Board of Elections online here. Anyone who completes an online application or registers by mail will be registered with Westchester County and also considered to be registered to vote in the school district votes. Registration forms must be received by the County Board of Elections no later than 10 days before the vote. 
    • File an application with the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles here.

    Absentee Ballots

    Anyone who is registered and will not be in Westchester County‚Äč for the vote on May 21, 2024, may apply for an absentee ballot by submitting the Application for Absentee Ballot form by email to hadams@scarsdaleschools.org, or regular mail or in-person to Honore Adams, District Clerk, 2 Brewster Road, beginning on April 22, 2024. *Applications cannot be received more than thirty days before the vote.  

    • If the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, the voter must return the completed application form in time for it to be received by the Clerk seven days before the vote, Tuesday, May 14, 2024
    • If completed application forms are delivered personally, they must be received by the District Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. the day before the vote, Monday, May 20, 2024
    • All absentee ballots must be delivered to the Clerk’s office no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the vote, Tuesday, May 21, 2024

    Military Voters: A qualified military voter can personally register to vote using the Military Personal Registration Form. The military voter can indicate their preference to receive an absentee ballot application by mail, fax, or e-mail on this form. If no preference is noted, or the proper information is not provided by email or fax, the absentee ballot application will be transmitted by mail. The deadline for military personal registration is April 22, 2024.

    A military voter can request an absentee ballot using the Military Absentee Ballot Application Form. On this form, military voters can indicate their preference to receive their absentee ballot by mail, fax, or e-mail. If no preference is noted, or the proper information is not provided by email or fax, the absentee ballot will be transmitted by mail. Applications must be received no later than April 22, 2024.

    Board of Education Candidates: Visit the Prospective School Board Member page here.

    To run for a seat on the Scarsdale Board of Education, the following requirements must be met:

    • Be a U.S. citizen and resident of the school district for at least one year.
    • Be at least 18 years of age.
    • Complete a candidate petition (available at the District Clerk’s office).
    • Submit the completed petition to the District Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on April 22, 2024.