2007 Roseville School Board Election

During the 2007 Roseville school board election campaign season the Roseville Citizens League (RCL) will provide voters with information on the candidates and their positions on issues important to the school district's future.  If you know of any link to information on the web that would be helpful to voters please send via e-mail to webmaster@rosevillecl.org.

Click here for a map showing the boundaries of the various precincts and the location of polling places.  Click here for a list of polling places by precinct.

General Election - November 6th

List of six candidates who won the primary election with links to additional information on the candidates.

To help voters decide who to vote for, this years school board candidates have provided an unprecedented four hours of video plus written answers to 33 questions.

Candidate Forums:

Five of the six school board candidates that made it through the primary election participated in a September 6, 2007 primary candidate forum sponsored by the Roseville Citizens League.  The forum can be seen at any time by clicking here which will bring you to the CTV15 website.   Note that this requires a high speed internet connection and that you have Apple's QuickTime (version 7.1 or later) program installed on your computer.  QuickTime is FREE so download it now by clicking here.  All 16 questions appear to the right of the screen.  Clicking on the corresponding link at the lower left of the screen allows you to go directly to the questions you want to hear the answers to without having to watch the entire 90 minute program.

CTV15 recently invited all school board candidates to record statements.  We understand that all 6 candidates did participate.  CTV-15 will be broadcasting the statements on cable Channel 15 as a show entitled: "The Candidates Speak Out."  Click here for the broadcasting schedule.  The show can be seen at any time by clicking here which will bring you to the CTV15 website.  See the note in the above paragraph regarding the need for QuickTime.

The League of Women Voters will be holding a forum for the School Board Candidates of district 623 October 25th at 7 p.m. in the city council chambers of Roseville City Hall.  It will be broadcast live as well as rebroadcast on cable Channel 16.  The show will also be viewable at any time on the CTV15 website.  See the note in the above paragraph regarding the need for QuickTime.

Candidate Questionnaires:
The Roseville area PTA put together a 10 point questionnaire that all six candidates have supplied answers to.  Click here to access the candidate replies.

The Roseville Legislative Action Committee posed six questions to the candidates for the three School Board vacancies.  Click here to access the questions as well as the candidate responses.

In early September five of the six general election candidates answered the primary election questionnaire developed by the Roseville Citizens League.  Click here to read their replies.

All six of the general election candidates replied to a primary election questionnaire from the Roseville Review.  Click here to read their replies

Primary Election - September 11th

List of primary candidates and links to their filing statements and websites (if available).

Twelve candidates filed for three Roseville School Board seats to be filled during this fall's election.  The primary was held on Tuesday September 11, 2006 to narrow the field down to six.  Click here for a copy of the results by precinct [this was posted on the Ramsey County website but as of 9/25/07 the date was incorrectly noted as November 8, 2005 - the correct date is 9/11/07].

Questionnaires:
The Roseville Citizens League developed
a questionnaire which was sent to all candidates.  We solicited questions from everyone in the community and  submitted the 15 most frequently asked questions to the candidates.   Click here to read their replies.

The Roseville Review newspaper also sent a questionnaire to all candidates.  Click here to read their replies.

Candidate Forum
The Roseville Citizens League held a 2007 School Board Candidates Forum from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM on Thursday September 6, 2007 in the Rose Room in the John Rose Oval - click here for details.  It was televised live on channel 18 (the school channel) and is being rebroadcast on public access channel 14 (local government and sports):

Monday Sept. 10 at 5 am, 4 pm, and 10 pm

Tuesday Sept. 11 at 6:30 am and 3:00 pm.  

The forum can also be seen at any time by clicking here which will bring you to the CTV15 website.   Note that this requires a high speed internet connection and that you have Apple's Quicktime (version 7.1 or later) program installed on your computer.  QuickTime is FREE so download it now by clicking here.  CTV will have an index to the right of the screen which will allow you to go directly to the questions you want to hear the answers to without having to watch the entire 90 minute program.

The stringent time limits at the forum made it difficult for candidates to fully explain their positions.   Because of this, the candidates were invited to send us anything they would like to share with voters and that we would post it here.  To read their comments click on the candidate's name below:

Todd Anderson, Shari Dion, Georgiana May

Roseville Review Voters Guide:
Click here to read the Roseville Review Voters Guide where nine of the candidates answered three questions posed buy the paper.

Newspaper Articles:
Articles on individual candidates that appeared in the Roseville: Todd Anderson, Shari Dion, John Kysylyczyn, Joe Machyowsky, Thomas Ring

To read related newspaper articles on this years race and the candidates click on the "Newspaper articles" link on the left side.