How to Vote

Want to vote for Peter but need a little help? We'll try to answer your questions below.

Here are a few basics:

  • On the back of Card A in your ballot, look for SAN JOSE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT Governing Board Member Trustee Area 2. Click here to view your sample ballot.
  • Due to a random drawing, Peter's name appears second on a list of four candidates.
  • If you vote by mail, don't forget to sign the envelope!
  • You DO NOT need to stamp the ballot for it to be delivered.
  • You DO need to postmark or drop off your ballot no later than 8pm on November 6th.

For more information, go to

How do I know if I'm registered in SJUSD Trustee Area 2?


If you see a list of candidates for San José Unified School District Trustee Area 2 on your ballot, then you're registered in Trustee Area 2.

You can click here to find out for sure.

How do I mark my ballot?


PA4TA2_Marked_Ballot.jpgFollow the instructions included with your ballot by completing the arrow next to my name with a black or blue pen.

Don't overdo it. A thin line works just fine. And make sure you complete the right arrow – second from the top!

(See the picture at right for an example.)

Where can I drop off my ballot right now?


BALLOT DROP-OFF SITES (Open through Election Day during business hours only):

Santa Clara County Government Center - 1st Floor
70 W. Hedding St, 1st Fl, San José 95110

San Jose City Hall – City Clerk's Office - Tower 14th Floor
200 E. Santa Clara St, San José 95113

Martin Luther King Library – Inside drop-box
150 E. San Fernando Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Rose Garden Library – Indoor drop-box
1580 Naglee Ave, San José 95126

24-HOUR DROP-OFF SITES (Available until 8pm on Election Day):

San José City College – Student Center
2100 Moorpark Ave, San José 95128

San José State University – Clark Hall Bldg. & The Villages
1 Washington Sq, San José 95112

Visit the Registrar of Voters website for more times and locations.

Where do I go on Election Day?


If you vote at the polls or just want to drop off your ballot, click here to find your polling place for Election Day, November 6th.