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6-23-21 — Five Candidates Seek Board Position in Primary

June 23, 2021 ~ Five residents of the Olathe Public Schools are seeking a position on the Board of Education being vacated by Brent McCune. A primary election will be held Tuesday, Aug. 3. Polls will be open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The two candidates receiving the most votes will advance to the Nov. 2 general election. Information on general election candidates will be provided this fall.

  • July 13 is the last day to register to vote in the primary
  • July 14 is the first day for advance voting by mail
  • July 24 is the first day for advance voting in person
  • July 27 at 5 p.m. is the deadline to request an advance ballot

Read about the primary candidates

As a public institution, we support free speech and encourage all members of our community to exercise their constitutional right to vote. However, the Olathe Public Schools does not endorse candidates for any office, nor do any employees of the district, while acting in the capacity of a school district employee, endorse candidates for office on behalf of Olathe Public Schools.