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Youths to staff polls

COVID-19 fears keep older workers at home
October 26, 2020

San Francisco youth will help staff 588 polling places for Election Day on Nov. 3 as senior citizens, who generally make up the majority of poll workers, are unable to work during the pandemic. The...

High school students volunteer at polls

Junior Arianna Nassiri volunteers at the polls for the 2018 Midterm Election. Volunteers were asked to help voters obtain and submit their ballots.
November 7, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall students volunteered at the polls yesterday to encourage youth involvement in midterm elections. “I decided to be a poll worker because I turned 18 four days...

It is the morning after the 2016 election. Now what?

It is the morning after the 2016 election. Now what?
November 9, 2016

The people around me have been shaken with disbelief and heartache here in California. No, the world was not coming to an end. Donald Trump was elected President of the United States. For mainstream...

Juniors, seniors have opportunity to support upcoming election

Election Clerk Clinton Wolfrom speaks with the senior class about working at the polls. Students who choose to participate can be paid up to $142 for their time.
High schoolers can work at polling places on Election Day, allowing them to learn about process, civic responsibility.
August 26, 2016

A representative from the San Francisco Department of Elections spoke with juniors and seniors during class meetings today about an opportunity to work at polling places on Election Day. “To make...

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