McAllen, TX - The McAllen Rotary Club is pleased to invite the public to attend a School Board Candidate Forum for the McAllen Independent School District (ISD) Place 5 candidates. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 15th, 2023, at the Salvation Army Banquet Hall located at 1600 N. 23rd St McAllen, TX 78501.

The School Board Candidate Forum will provide an opportunity for the community to hear from the candidates who are vying for the Place 5 seat on the McAllen ISD School Board. The two candidates who will participate in the forum are Rojelio Aleman II and Aaron Daniel Rivera.

"We are excited to host this important event and provide a platform for our community to learn more about the candidates who are running for the McAllen ISD School Board," said Jon Valdivia, the President of the McAllen Rotary Club.

The School Board Candidate Forum will start promptly at 12:00 PM and is expected to run until 1:30 PM. The event will consist of opening statements from each candidate, questions from the moderators, and closing statements from each candidate. The questions will be focused on issues facing the McAllen ISD, such as student achievement, teacher retention, and budget concerns.

This event is free and open to the public. All McAllen residents are encouraged to attend and participate in this important community event. Light refreshments and food will be served.
For more information about the School Board Candidate Forum or the McAllen Rotary Club, please contact Laurel Mcleaish at 956-342-7278 or visit our website at

We hope to see you there!