As California's regularly scheduled general elections approach, the California Student Mock Election web page is updated with all the materials it takes to stage a well-run student mock election and help young people become informed and engaged voters.


October 8, 2024

Each school that registers by September 16, 2024, receives a welcome packet in the mail containing:

Supply kits will be distributed in September 2024 and will contain:

  • Ballots
  • Mock Election Voter Information Guide 
  • Secretary of State's Official Voter Information Guide
  • Instructions for tabulating and reporting election results
  • Election Results Reporting Form 

If you have any questions regarding the California Student Mock Election, please email us at

DEMOCRACY CENTRAL: A Teacher's Guide to California's Statewide Elections

Teachers are invited to draw from this collection of standards-based lesson plans and activities, many of which are also suitable for use in years with no statewide election.