East Lansing Schools

East Lansing Public Schools 2016 Board Election

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

This page provides you information about the November 8, 2016, election for East Lansing Public Schools Board of Education.

Three seats are open: Board members Kath Edsall, Hillary Henderson, and Erin Graham are finishing their terms.

The election is nonpartisan: Candidates are not identified as being affiliated with political parties for this election.

ELi is providing profiles: Click on the name below to read the profile produced via interview with ELi’s Karessa Wheeler:

School Board Candidate Profile: Mike Conlin

Monday, September 26, 2016

In the first of a series, ELi's Karessa Wheeler interviews East Lansing School Board candidate Mike Conlin. We will continue to publish candidate profiles, every other weekday and in alphabetical order.

Your ELI: School Board Campaign Reporting

Thursday, September 22, 2016

What do you think are the "burning issues" for candidates running for seats on East Lansing's Board of Education? Please help us give you the information you really need, by telling us what YOU need to know before voting in November.

Class Sizes Remain an Issue in East Lansing

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Although the numbers aren't firm until October's pupil count, parents and teachers are concerned by the high number of students in some elementary and Middle School classrooms.

School Board Race Update

Monday, July 25, 2016

With less than a week remaining to file a nominating petition to run for one of the open Board of Education seats, candidates have begun making their candidacies known on social media. ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.