Nominations for the school trustee by-election in subdivision D closed at noon October 1, 2019 with only one candidate filing papers. Christopher Cook was the sole nominee and has been acclaimed. As a result, no election will be required.
Mr. Cook returns to the school board after serving a term during 2013-2017. Board Chair Heather Starosielski stated that Christopher is an experienced and knowledgeable trustee and the board is pleased to see him stepping forward to provide governance and educational direction for the students of St. Paul Education.