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May 4, 2019 Election Results

District 4 - Runoff Race:
June 8th, 2019


Karla Garcia
Camile White

District 5


Maxie Johnson

District 7

Candidates Include:

Ben Mackey

Read more about the District 4 runoff election here.

To find out which trustee district you live in, visit this site. Enter your registered address and find your member by clicking “My Elected Officials”, scroll to the bottom to find your member under “ISD & College Dallas”.

Why Do School Boards Matter?


Did you know…

In Dallas ISD 9 Trustees Oversee:


230 schools

147 Elementary Schools
35 Middle Schools
38 High Schools
10 Other Campuses 


155,119 students

86% Economically Disadvantaged
44.7% English Language Learners
9% Special Education
15.8% Gifted & Talented
70.1% Hispanic
21.8% African American
5.1% White
1.4 % Asian


22,222 staff

10,353 Teachers
627 Campus Administrators
3,306 Professional Staff 
7,936 Support Staff


$1.8 Billion Budget

46% Instruction
13% Instructional Support
19% District Operations
3% Central Administration
13% Debt Services
6% Other Functions

Research shows that school boards have substantial impact on student outcomes. Your involvement in holding your school board members accountable makes a huge impact on our schools and students. Stay engaged in your school board by:

  • Attend a Dallas ISD School Board Meeting

  • Meet with your school board trustee and develop a relationship with them

  • Become a Leadership ISD Fellow

Your Vote Matters!

If you live in District 4, please vote in the runoff election on June 8th, 2019. You can find more details, like your polling place, here.


Learn More About Your District

Want to get involved? Leadership ISD can help! Our non-partisan fellows are committed to raising civic capacity around school board elections, encouraging people to get to the polls, and electing trustees that are committed to improving student outcomes.



Contact DISDVotes@leadershipisd.org to learn more and get involved. 

Interested in becoming a Leadership ISD Fellow and advocating for kids in our community with other change-makers? Learn more here!