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School Board Elections 2024

Spring Election
April 2, 2024

Official Results

These results were certified by the Board of Canvassers
 Monday, April 8, 2024 at 10 a

 Municipality    Haag  


Valencia   Ripp   Wipperfurth   Giese  Write- in  Total  
Town of Arlington 45 33 39 41 35 31 0 224
Town of Dane 113 67 110 103 68 63 3 527
Town of Dekorra 25 23 29 32 27 24 1 161
Town of Lodi 440 543 491 463 301 477 11 2726
Town of Roxbury 5 1 6 6 1 2 0 21
Town of Vienna 10 6 5 5 8 8 1 43
Town of West Point 92 71 87 101 55 62 1 469
Village of Dane 105 64 85 106 64 51 0 475
City of Lodi 486 289 538 483 224 257 12 2289
Total 1321 1097 1390 1340 783 975 29 6935

Possible Write-in Candidates

Please note our office is closed Monday, March 25 through March 29, 2024 due to Spring Break

If you want to file paperwork as a write-in candidate please contact Moe at palmema@lodischoolswi.org



The following offices are to be elected:

Three Board of Education Vacancies – At Large, each for the term of three years, to succeed the present incumbents listed. The length of term of each office will begin April 22, 2024 and expire on April 23, 2027.

                                        Office                                             Incumbent

Board of Education Vacancy - At-Large                                  Terry Haag

Board of Education Vacancy - At-Large                                  Angela Lathrop

Board of Education Vacancy - At-Large                                  Kristi McMorris

There are 3 seats up for election

Candidates for April 2, 2024 Election
(listed in Ballot order)
Terry Haag (I)
Scott Pierquet
Theresa Valencia
Sarah K. Ripp
Bill M. Wipperfurth
Craig R. Giese

Dates to remember if running for school board:

Documents need to be delivered to the District Office located at 115 School Street, Lodi, WI by Tuesday, January 2, 2024 (no later than 5:00 pm) this is the deadline for filing all documents to be a candidate on the ballot.

(Please note the District Office will be closed from December 22, 2023 at 3:00 pm through January 1, 2024 please plan accordingly)

February 20, 2024                                     Spring Primary Election

April 2, 2024                                              Spring Election

April 22, 2024                                            School Board Members take Office

Documents needed to file for candidacy:
Resources Available for Candidates:

To qualify to be a candidate for the school board running at large, an individual must be a qualified elector* of the school district at the time of filing a Declaration of Candidacy Section 120.06(2).

*A qualified elector is defined in sec. 6.02 as a U.S. Citizen, 18 years of age or older, who has resided in the election district for at least 28 days before any election at which he or she offers to vote (and who is not disqualified by virtue of one or more of the impediments described in sec. 6.03).

Information on this page will be updated as available.


Voting Information
April 2, 2024

Polls open 7 am – 8 pm

Municipality Clerk Phone
Email Voting Location
Town of Arlington Becky
635-4808 arlingtontownof@gmail.com Arlington Town Hall
200 Commercial Street
Arlington, WI
Town of Dane Angie
575-3365 townofdaneclerk2gmail.com Dane Town Hall
213 W. Main St.
Dane,  WI
Town of Dekorra Holly
635-2014 townclerk@dekorra-wi.gov Dekorra Town Hall
W8225 County Rd JV
Poynette, Wi
Town of Lodi Shellie
592-4868 twnlodi@twnlodi.com

Lodi Town Hall
W10919 County Rd V
Lodi, WI

Town of Roxbury Linda
643-8281 RoxburyClerk@merr.com Roxbury Town Hall
7167 Kippley Road
Sauk City, WI
Town of Vienna Kathleen
846-3800 clerk@viennawi.gov Vienna Town Hall
7161 County Rd I
DeForest, WI
Town of West Point Taffy
592-7059 clerk@tn.westpoint.wi.gov West Point Town Hall
N2114 Rausch Road
Lodi, WI
Village of Dane Teresa
849-5422 clerktreasurer@villageofdane.org Dane Village Hall
102 W. Main Street
Dane, WI
City of Lodi Brenda
592-3247 bayers@cityoflodi.us

Lodi City Hall
130 S. Main Street
Lodi, WI


Contact Us:

Maureen Palmer
Executive Assistant to Superintendent/Board of Education

W 608.592.1060
C 608.843.2158



Voting Absentee

In Person Absentee Voting
Starts (will be updated when information is available)
Contact your municipal clerk forr an appointment

Want to vote absentee by mail?

Any qualified elector who registers to vote is eligible to request an absentee ballot.

Go to: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/ to request an absentee ballot.
US Postal Service recommends to mail your ballot back at least one week before to make sure it arrives by 8pm on April 4, 2023



The following incumbent school board member(s) whose term of office expires in April 2024 and whose seat will be contested at the 2024 Spring Election have filed a Notification of Noncandidacy, as provided under section 120.06(6)(b)3 of the state statutes:

Kristi McMorris
Board Member at Large    11/14/23

               Angela Lathrop               Board Member at Large

The above list reflects filings as of 11/17/23.The deadline for filing a Notification of Noncandidacy is Dec. 22, 2023.

By filing the Notification of Noncandidacy, the incumbent(s) listed above have given advance notice that they do not presently intend to be a candidate for reelection to their school board office.

Except as otherwise provided under state law, a qualified elector of the School District who wishes to become a candidate and have their name appear on the election ballot for any of the school board seat(s) that will be contested at the 2024 Spring Election must file all necessary forms at the District Office of the School District of Lodi, 115 School Street, Lodi, WI 53555 by no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2024. Additional information about school board elections is available on the District’s website or by contacting Maureen Palmer at palmema@lodischoolswi.org or 608-592-1060.

This notice given on 11/17/23, by Maureen Palmer acting for the School District Clerk

Reference: Section 120.06(6)(b)3mof the Wisconsin Statutes.