School Trustee Election

The information document available on this page is intended to provide candidates with information related to the election and serves as a supplement to the School Act and the Local Authorities Election Act. Please refer to specific legislation particularly when references are made to legislation in the information documents. Each candidate is responsible for ensuring his or her compliance with the laws governing elections and obtaining necessary legal advice. 

Banff Ward Nomination Form

Exshaw Ward Nomination Form

Mount Rundle Nomination Form

Nomination information:

  • Each candidate must provide a $100 deposit by cash, certified cheque or money order when submitting nomination papers. Candidates' deposits are returned, except to those who fail to receive at least half as many votes as are received by the candidate elected.
  • Candidates will be required to complete a “Release of Candidate Information” form on Nomination Day, which authorizes Canadian Rockies Public Schools to release specific personal information. Please drop off the Candidate Information form when you submit your nomination paper. 
  • Nomination papers will be received at the following locations between 10 a.m. and 12 noon on Nomination Day, September 18, 2017:

    •    Banff Elementary School, 325 Squirrel Street, Banff, Alberta    
    •    Canmore Board Office, 618 7th Avenue, Canmore, Alberta
    •    Exshaw School, 27 Mount Allen Drive, Exshaw, Alberta

Notice of Nomination Day

LOCAL JURISDICTION:   CANADIAN ROCKIES REGIONAL DIVISION NO. 12, PROVINCE OF ALBERTA
(Canadian Rockies Public Schools)

Notice is hereby given that Nomination Day is September 18, 2017, and that nominations for the election of a candidate for the following office will be received at the location of the local jurisdiction offices set out below between the hours of 10:00 AM and 12:00 Noon on Nomination Day. 

Office Number of Vacancies Ward
Public School Trustee Two Banff
Public School Trustee Two Mount Rundle
Public School Trustee One Exshaw

Locations (Addresses) of Local Jurisdiction Offices:

•    Banff Elementary School, 325 Squirrel Street, Banff, Alberta    
•    Canmore Board Office, 618 7th Avenue, Canmore, Alberta
•    Exshaw School, 27 Mount Allen Drive, Exshaw, Alberta

DATED at the Town of Canmore in the Province of Alberta, this ____ day of ________ 2017.

Dave MacKenzie
Returning Officer

Nomination forms can be picked up at the above offices and forms are also available on the Canadian Rockies Public Schools web site at crps.ca 

A $100 cash, certified cheque, or money order deposit is required with the submission of nomination papers.