All registered voters in Manatee County can vote for all school board district races in the 2020 August Election
According to the referendum that was approved by the voters in 2018, the School Board election of District 1 and 3 in the year 2020 will be county-wide races. After this election, only those voters that live in that school district being represented can vote. To view the School Board District 1 candidate forum, see below. School board candidates – Bridget Mendel and incumbent Gina Messenger – discuss why they are running, what are the issues that concern them the most and their proposals. This is a nonpartisan position, so all registered voters may vote. The winner of the August election is final.