This year in the Mock Election, older students (grades 6-12) will vote on actual statewide measures Initiative 1033 and Referendum 71. Younger students (grades K-5) will take a stand on more age-appropriate issues listed on their special ballots.
The Mock Election has historically drawn immense participation from schools all over Washington, with nearly 18,000 students voting last year.
Online voting this year opens for students grades K-12 Monday, October 26, at 9 a.m. and closes Friday, October 30, at noon.
For more information and to order free “I Voted” stickers, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/mock .
The Mock Election is sponsored by the Office of Secretary of State.