Voting Information

The annual school budget vote and Board of Education election takes place on the third Tuesday in May each year. Voting takes place at Niskayuna High School between the hours of 7 a.m. and 9 p.m.

Who is eligible to vote?

You must be a U.S. citizen, 18 years or older, and a district resident for at least 30 days prior to the vote. Personal identification and proof of residence may be requested.

Absentee ballot information

Absentee ballots are available for residents who will be out of town or unable to vote at the polls due to illness or disability. An absentee ballot application is required to receive an absentee ballot. To request an absentee ballot, please contact the District Clerk by phone at (518) 377-4666, ext. 50706 or in-person at the District Office, 1239 Van Antwerp Road, Niskayuna. Applications are due seven days prior to the vote if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter. After that date, please contact the District Clerk about absentee ballots. In order to count, completed absentee ballots must be received by 5 p.m. on the day of the vote.