Trustee Area Elections

Interactive Draft Maps

 The National Demographics Corporation has provided our district with an interactive map of the proposed Trustee-area draft maps. The interactive maps provide in-depth visibility of the entire district, and can be filtered by elementary and secondary attendance zones. Click the link below to review the Trustee-area draft maps. 

View the Interactive Draft Maps


Community Input Meetings

Join in at a community input meeting!
Meetings have been scheduled to provide a comfortable and informal setting for members of the Santa Cruz community to share ideas and feedback about how to develop trustee-area boundaries. 

Meeting Schedule:

Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bay View Elementary School Library, 1231 Bay St., Santa Cruz, Ca
Provide further input regarding proposed maps.


Open Session begins at 6:30PM

 The purpose of this hearing is to consider the proposed Trustee-area draft maps.

Boardroom 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz, CA
Santa Cruz County Office of Education
SCCS Board of Trustees Meeting

Tentative Public Hearing and Outreach Schedule
Tentative Timeline for Community Outreach


March 20, 2019: Adopted Resolution 24-18-19, to Authorize the Superintendent to Seek a Waiver from the State Board of Education.

February 20, 2019
: Adopted Resolution 19-18-19, Declaring the Criteria for Developing Trustee-Area Boundaries

January 16, 2019
Adopted Resolution 14-18-19, Declaring Its Intent to Transition from At-Large to By-Trustee Area Board Elections

Shifting from "at-large" elections to "trustee-area" elections

Santa Cruz City Schools, like many other California public school districts, has been using an at-large election system. The District is currently in a transition to move from at-large elections to Trustee area elections. Read about the Proposed Trustee Area Maps Here

District Boundary Map
District Boundary Map

Map Survey

Share Your Input: 
Trustee Area Draft Maps

Which Map Do You Prefer?
Take the Survey Now!

Click Here for Frequently Asked Questions
Click here for Frequently Asked Questions regarding Trustee Area Elections


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Past Notices, Meetings, Actions & Information 

March 20, 2019: Second Public Hearing to Consider Whether to Submit a Waiver to the State Board of Education Allowing for Implementation of By-Trustee Area Elections Without an Election. Click here to view the Notice of the Public Hearing. 
First Public Hearing to Consider the Proposed Composition of Trustee-Area Boundaries. Click here to view the Notice of the Public Hearing.

March 6, 2019: 
First Public Hearing Regarding the Submission of the State Board of Education Waiver.
Click here to view the Notice of the Public Hearing.

February 20, 2019:
Second Public Hearing to Consider the Potential Composition of Trustee Areas Prior to Drawing of Maps.  Click here to view the Notice of Public Hearing.

February 6, 2019: Public Hearing to Consider t
he Potential Composition of Trustee Areas Prior to the Drawing of Maps. Click here to view the Notice of Public Hearing.
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