Oshkosh North Students Hosting Community Voter Registration Drive

Effort to take place Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Oshkosh Area School District students enrolled in the Communities at Oshkosh North program are hosting a Voter Registration Drive for eligible voters in Winnebago County. The event will take place on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at Oshkosh North High School (foyer of Door #7) from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visitors must enter through Door #7, parking is available in the West Lot. 
The drive is in partnership with the League of Women Voters of Winnebago County. Eligible students, staff, and community members who reside in Winnebago County are invited to participate. During the drive, members of the League of Women Voters who are trained in voter registration will be available to assist citizens in registering to vote. To register, residents of Winnebago County must bring proof of current residence; for more information, visit https://elections.wi.gov/publications/voter-guides/proof-of-residence
Communities II students have been learning about the importance of accepting and exercising civic responsibilities. The program partnered with the League of Women Voters of Winnebago County to host this voter registration drive for Winnebago County residents and to raise awareness of National Voter Registration Day. The drive coincides with National Voter Registration Day, which is held on the fourth Tuesday of September in the United States. 
Communities at Oshkosh North is a community-based learning program in which students work with and within the community demonstrating their knowledge and seeking to make a difference.
About the OASD: Building community through education. The Oshkosh Area School District is located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, serving 10,000 students and operating 14 elementary schools, five middle schools, two high schools, two charter schools and an eAcademy. The mission of the Oshkosh Area School District is to create citizens who are critical, creative thinkers, responsible in their actions, and committed to learning for life by working together with families and communities. For more information, visit www.oshkosh.k12.wi.us.

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