Nominations and Running for Office

Stuyvesant Parents’ Association elections are held twice a year. PA Officers and upper class School Leadership Team (SLT) parent delegates are elected in Spring for the upcoming academic year. Members-at-Large and Freshman SLT parent delegates are elected in fall, and join the PA Executive Board for the remainder of the academic year.

2021 Fall Elections:

Fall Elections for the 2021/22 academic year will be held during the first PA General Meeting on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 7:00pm. This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom and YouTube livestream. Register to attend (and vote!) HERE.

Positions to be filled:

  • Senior Parent Member-at-Large – 1
  • Junior Parent Member-at-Large – 1
  • Sophomore Parent Member-at-Large – 3
  • Freshmen Parent Member-at-Large – 5
  • Freshman Parent SLT – 1 + Alternate

For more information, see position descriptions and learn more about the current PA Executive Board

To run for office:

Fill out the nomination form online HERE. Candidates will have an opportunity to provide a one-page statement and directly address the community for at least 30 seconds during the virtual election meeting.

All “parents” of current Stuyvesant High School students are eligible to run for office, except those also employed by the school. “Parent” is a parent (by birth or adoption, step- or foster-), legally-appointed guardian, or person in a parental relation.

Nominations must be submitted before 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, with one-page candidate statements due Thursday, September 16, 2021.

Term of Office:

The term for all positions is one academic year, commencing July 1, 2021 (or immediately for those elected in Fall) through June 30, 2022.