Voter Information

Register to Vote

Eligibility: Residents are eligible to register to vote if they are:

•  over 18 years of age,

•  a United States citizen, and

•  a resident of the Oceanside School District for at least 30 days at the time of the election.


Registration: Voter registration shall take place year-round between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays in the District Clerk’s office at 145 Merle Avenue, except during the five days prior to any school district election.


Residents are registered and may vote in any school district election if they:

•  voted at or registered to vote for a school district election subsequent to Jan. 1, 2014, or

•  are validly registered to vote with County Board of Elections for the General Election



Voting Locations

The Oceanside School District is divided into four school election districts. 

Registered voters must vote at the building within their election district as determined by their street address. Voting locations are:

•  School #5: 2440 North Oceanside Road

•  School #6: Merle Avenue

•  School #7 (High School): 3160 Skillman Avenue

•  School #8: 3252 Fulton Avenue

To determine your voting location, please click on ” Street Guide “

You may also call 678-7525 or 678-8580.

Absentee Ballots

The application for an Absentee Ballot is posted on the website for your convenience. An original signature is required. Therefore, you must submit this application via regular mail or in person to receive a ballot. Your application will not be accepted via e-mail or fax. Absentee ballots can only be delivered to the applicant. Please be sure to complete the application. Be sure the mailing address is clear, your name and home address are clear, and that you are in fact a registered voter.

The application must be received by the District Clerk at least seven days prior to the election, if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter; or the application must be received by the day before the election, if the ballot is to be personally picked-up. The application must be completed and returned, and the individual must verify therein that he/she meets all voting requirements, and explain the reason for his/her inability to appear in person.

Marie Barbella, District Clerk

Oceanside Union Free School District

145 Merle Avenue

Oceanside , N.Y. 11572