We have established this page to keep the community informed on collective bargaining with district employees who are represented by labor unions. 

Our goals for all contract negotiations:

Recruit & Retain

  • Fair and competitive compensation for all roles in the school district
  • Reward staff who continue to serve our district

Grow & Innovate

  • Invest in professional growth and training for all staff
  • Create the capacity to develop programming to meet evolving student needs
  • Develop alternative revenue sources

Sustain

  • Maintain capacity to support staff with curriculum, resources, and programs needed for student learning
  • Align district staffing with the state funding model
  • Maintain capacity for enrichment activities

Timeline of Activities: 2020 CEA Bargaining (completed)

Bargaining Meetings: Summer 2020

District and the CEA Bargaining Team solidified both a three-year collective bargaining agreement as well as a memorandum of understanding in August.

Bargaining Meeting: June 24, 2020

District and the CEA Bargaining Team continue to engage in negotiation discussions. The next session is scheduled for July 28, 2020.

Bargaining Meetings: May 15, May 29, and June 12, 2020

Multiple tentative agreements have been reached. The next session is scheduled for June 24, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Bargaining Meeting: May 1, 2020

District leaders presented the management proposal to the CEA Bargaining Team. The next session is scheduled for May 15, 2020.

Bargaining Meeting: April 16, 2020

The CEA and District negotiations team met this afternoon, and CEA leadership completed presenting their proposal. The next meeting is scheduled for May 1, during which the District team will present their proposal.

Bargaining Meeting: April 8, 2020

An initial negotiation session was held via Zoom on April 8, 2020. CEA leaders began to share their proposals. Our next Zoom meeting is scheduled for April 16, 1-4:00 p.m.

Timeline of Activities: 2020 CAEOP Bargaining (completed)

Bargaining Meetings: Summer 2020

District and the CAEOP Bargaining Team solidified both a three-year collective bargaining agreement as well as a memorandum of understanding in August.

Bargaining Meeting: June 23, 2020

District and the CAEOP Bargaining Team continue to engage in negotiation discussions. The next session currently not scheduled.

Bargaining Meetings: May 22 and June 5, 2020

Multiple tentative agreements have been reached. The next session is scheduled for June 23, 3:30-7:00 p.m.

Bargaining Meeting: May 8, 2020

Business Services Director Jasen McEathron presented an overview of budgeting for the 2020-21 school year. Multiple tentative agreements about contract language proposed by the CAEOP Bargaining Team were reached.

Bargaining Meeting: April 24, 2020

While scheduled as a bargaining session, this meeting was used for separate team caucuses. The next session is scheduled for May 8, 2020.

Bargaining Meeting: April 14, 2020

The negotiations team met on April 14. CAEOP leadership team presented its proposal. The next meeting is scheduled for April 24, 2020.

Timeline of Activities: PSE (completed)

Bargaining Meetings: Summer 2020

District and the PSE Bargaining Team solidified both a three-year collective bargaining agreement as well as a memorandum of understanding in August.

Timeline of Activities: SEBB (completed)

Letters of Agreement

Following negotiations that began in October, CEA, CAEOP, and District leadership have reached agreement on requests to provide unspent medical premiums from December 2019 in the form of health benefit dollars for these employees through a VEBA medical spending account. This will be effective with the March 2020 payroll.

Timeline of Activities: 2019 CCA Bargaining (completed)

Bargaining Meeting: October 7, 2019

Tentative agreements reached on all contract language and adjusted salary schedule. Ratification to be scheduled within the next two weeks by union leadership. This will be followed by school board approval.

Bargaining Meeting: October 3, 2019

Several tentative agreements reached, next meeting on October 7, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: September 12, 2019

Discussions continued, comparing coach compensation from various districts. Next meeting scheduled for October 3, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: September 5, 2019

Discussions recommenced, next meeting on September 12, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: August 2019

Calendar conflicts coupled with other bargaining unit negotiations prevented negotiations from occurring, with an agreement from District and Association.

Bargaining Meeting: July 2019

Calendar and coaching conflicts prevented negotiations from occurring, with an agreement between District and Association.

Bargaining Meeting: June 2019

Calendar and coaching conflicts prevented negotiations from occurring, with an agreement between District and Association.

Bargaining Meeting: March 13, 2019

Discussion of the salary schedule and contract language continued. Discussion of future meetings occurred, however, due to coaching schedules and other ongoing negotiations, no sessions were scheduled due to calendar conflicts, with an agreement between District and Association.

Bargaining Meeting: February 27, 2019

Initial negotiations meeting held, a discussion of interests occurred, future meeting dates scheduled.

Timeline of Activities: 2019 PSE Bargaining (completed)

Bargaining Meeting: August 23, 2019

School Board approved the collective bargaining agreement as presented. The duration of the contract is September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2022.

Bargaining Meeting: September 10, 2019

Assembled PSE members ratified the collective bargaining agreement as presented by PSE leadership. The agreement will go to the school board for approval at their September 23, 2019, meeting.

Bargaining Meeting: August 20, 2019

A tentative agreement was reached. PSE leadership will bring forward the agreement to its membership. Potential ratification and board approval could occur in early September.

Bargaining Meeting: August 14 and 15, 2019

Negotiation sessions were held on August 14 and August 15, with proposals exchanged. The next session is scheduled for August 20, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: July 24 and July 25, 2019

Negotiations occurred July 24 and July 25. Multiple tentative agreements have been reached related to a mutual interest in language changes, including headings and subheadings throughout the agreement. The next session is scheduled for August 7, 12-7:30 p.m. NOTE: Next meeting postponed to August 14 and 15.

Bargaining Meeting: July 18,2019

Negotiations were held July 18, 2019. Twelve tentative agreements were reached around language proposals. Next session is July 24, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: July 17,2019

Negotiations were held July 17, 2019. Three tentative agreements were reached, and contract language revision suggestions were shared. Next session is July 18, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: July 11,2019

Negotiations continued, four tentative agreements reached. Next session is July 17, 2019.

Bargaining Meeting: July 10,2019

PSE and CSD met and made tentative agreements on two items. The next session is scheduled for July 11 from 9 AM – 4 PM.

Bargaining Meeting: June 19, 2019

PSE and CSD met for an initial bargaining session.  Ground rules were discussed.  Next session is scheduled for July 10.

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