Who is eligible to vote in school elections?
Does each household qualify for only one vote?
How can a registered voter cast a ballot if he/she will be out of town on Vote Day?
A: It is every U.S. citizen’s right and privilege to participate in the election process. Garden City School
District residents who are registered voters may vote in the May school board and budget election. All
residents of a single household who meet the criteria below can vote. Likewise, renters who meet the
voter registration criteria can vote. The application for an absentee ballot is available online or in-person
to those who will be out of town, such as college students, on vote day.
Voting will take place from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the third Tuesday in May in the gymnasium at Garden
City High School.
To register as a voter in Nassau County, click on the Voter Registration Tab to the left.
To register to vote, a resident must be: