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
Santa Maria

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!

Video: SMEEA and District Positions Explained


 

CTA Member Benefits Explained

Here is a Video about CTA Member Benefits.