Washington Unified School District Signs Tentative Contract Agreement with Teachers Association
On Thursday, September 22, 2016, the Washington Unified School District (WUSD) signed a tentative agreement (TA) to settle contact negotiations with the Washington Teachers Association (WTA) resulting with a three (3) year agreement extending through June 30, 2018.
A few highlights of the agreement are:
2.2% Raise 2015-2016
1% One-time Off Salary Schedule for 2015-2016
4% Raise for 2016-2017
2% Raise for 2017-2018
1.2% Raise to Salary for two Professional Development Days
$600/year increase to District contribution to health benefits
After 12 hours of negotiations yesterday the parties signed a tentative agreement. The TA will be taken to the teachers for ratification, and then to the School Board.
We will continue to keep you apprised of the details involving the tentative agreement. If you would like to seek additional information, visit the WUSD Negotiations Updates webpage or call our Human Resources Department at (916) 375-7600, ext. 1046.