Kids Voting

  • 2021 Kids Voting
    Ballots Open September 27 - October 5, 2021

    Kids Voting USA is a nonpartisan, grassroots-driven voter education program committed to creating lifelong voting habits in children, increasing family communication about citizenship, and encouraging greater adult voter turnout.  K-12 students will have the opportunity to cast their own ballots in a mock election. 

    2021 Kids Voting Flyer

    2020 Kids Voting Booklet


KV - Additional Information


Kids Voting Contest

  • Students across the district had the opportunity to participate in the Kids Voting Contest by submitting their entries for a poster, writing (essay or poem), meme, and/or podcast. The results are in and the following first place winners will be recognized at the November 16 School Board meeting.

    • K-2 poster: Kylanna McGarvin (Chinook)
    • Grades 3-5 poster: Zemra Sassman & Scout McMillian (Denali)
    • Grades 6-8 poster: Kiera Irish (Watershed)
    • Grades 9-12 poster: Leo Scott (North Pole High)
    • Grades 3-5 writing: Anja Wolken (eLearning)
    • Grades 6-8 writing: Charlotte Prax (Boreal Sun Charter)
    • Grades 9-12 writing: Lauren Montenegro (Star of the North)
    • Grades 6-8 meme: Jacob Smith (Barnette)
    • Grades 9-12 meme: Siriana Ferrell (Star of the North)
    • Grades 9-12 podcast: Jake Phillips (Star of the North)


    For a list of first, second, and third place contest winners, see the Kids Voting Contest results.  

     Kids Voting Contest - Zemra Sassman and Scout McMillian grades 3-5   2021 Kids Voting Contest - Kiera Irish grades 6-8   2021 Kids Voting Contest - Leo Scott grades 9-12

    Zemra Sassman & Scout McMillian   --   Kiera Irish        --          Leo Scott 


2021 Kids Voting Calendar

Contact Information

  • Kids Voting Teacher Resources Button


Kids Voting Facebook

KV Partners & Sponsors

  • Thank you to Kids Voting partners.

    • Alaska Division of Elections
    • Fairbanks Children's Museum
    • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
    • Fairbanks North Star Borough Noel Wien Library
    • Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
    • League of Women Voters of the Tanana Valley
    • Tanana Chiefs Conference

     

    Thank you to Kids Voting sponsors.

    • Alyeska Pipeline Services
    • AT&T
    • Conoco Philips Inc.
    • Design Alaska
    • Doyon Utilities, LLC
    • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
    • Fairbanks Youth Sports
    • Feniks and Company
    • Goldstream Group
    • Mt. McKinley Bank
    • Optimist Club of Fairbanks
    • Raven Technologies 
    • Sourdough Express
    • Tanana Chiefs Conference
    • Usibelli Foundation