SMEEA has been committed to representing educational professionals of the Santa Maria-Bonita School District since 1949. SMEEA is committed to working with the Santa Maria-Bonita School District in order to deliver the highest quality public education available to the students of the Santa Maria Valley. Santa Maria Elementary Education Association is a proud affiliate of the California Teachers Association and the National Education Association.
School Board Approval | June 13, 2018
The tentative agreement has been approved by the SMBSD Board Of Education.
Our new contract will become effective on July 1, 2018.
Ratification Vote Results | June 12, 2018
The tentative agreement has been approved by the SMEEA membership.
Next step is consideration by the school board.
Here are the voting results:
Yes = 566 (98.5%)
No = 9 (1.5%)
Tentative Agreement Reached | June 1, 2018
Negotiations between SMEEA and the District have reached a Tentative Agreement. Timeline for consideration and voting on TA Monday June 4 - Rep Council Meeting Tuesday, June 5 - General Membership Meeting Wednesday, June 6 - Site meetings in the morning, vote online in the evening. Thursday, June 7 - Vote with paper ballots at the CTA office 3:30 to 5:30 pm Friday, June 8 to Tuesday, June 12 - Voting remains open till 3pm on the 12th. Wednesday, June 13 - SMBSD School Board will consider the TA if approved by SMEEA
General Membership Meeting | May 31, 2018
Negotiations between SMEEA and the District have reached fact finding. Come support your team and ask questions at our General Membership Meeting on Thursday, May 31, 2018
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Thursday, May 31, 2018
UDW Meeting Hall
402 South Miller Street
Negotiations At Impasse | February 2018
Negotiations between SMEEA and the District have reached impasse. Here is a link to the Side By Side.
And below is a video from our president explaining the differences between the SMEEA and District positions.
Please take a few minutes to become familiar with the main points. Thank you!
CTA Member Benefits Explained
Here is a Video about CTA Member Benefits.