Login  |   |  Home > Chapter Home   Search
Pomona Chapter 14
 
  User Name:
  
  Password:
  

  

 

shield blue

Pomona Chapter #14

DATES TO REMEMBER

            Chapter Meeting                       Site Rep Meeting                            

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014      Thursday, September 4, 2014         
             5:00 PM                                    4:30 PM                                               
     Strategic Planning Room               Pomona High School                        


                                         PUSD School Board Meeting
                                      Wednesday, September 3, 2014
                                                        7:30 PM
                                           District Office/Board Room


Fellow Members,

Welcome back to a new school year.  I trust everyone had a restful and enjoyable vacation (for those who did have the opportunity to take one).

Your negotiations team worked very hard this past school year to negotiate a salary increase but we’re not finish yet.  We have much work ahead of us.  We will begin working on our new contract and we need your help.  We are going to send out surveys on health insurance, salary and other areas you are interested in seeing a change.  We want and need your opinion so we need everyone to complete the survey and return it.  We will let you know when and how the survey will be distributed.  We will discuss this at our site rep and chapter meetings.

I’m sure by now you heard of the LCFF and LCAP.  The Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) is the new school funding calculation in California.  The implementation of the LCFF is to give Local Education Agencies (LEAs), such as school districts, county offices of education, and their stakeholders more control over how to spend state funds to effectively deliver education programs. As part of the LCFF, LEAs must develop a Local Control Accountability Plan to set goals in eight priority areas specified by the state. Districts are required to consult with stakeholders, including classified school employees and their unions, to develop their LCAP goals. 

Our Association President Michael Bilbrey stated, “Schools will have more money, so it’s very important that classified employees get involved in that process.”  If you have children attending our schools we urge you to participate as a parent as well as a CSEA member.  We in Pomona have begun working on our goals.  The District has hired custodians and health clerks.  We will continue to work collaboratively to achieve our goal… to educate our students, the leaders of tomorrow!

We suffered cuts that resulted in lost jobs, furlough days and salary/hour reductions which definitely had an impact on our students. We need to work together to bring our students back to Pomona.  We are classified employees who are the educational support professionals and we do care! It’s time fellow members to get involve. Let our voice be heard!

Yours in Solidarity and Unity,
Mariana 




  IF YOU
ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A SITE REP, SERVING ON A CHAPTER COMMITTEE OR UNION STEWARD PLEASE CALL MARIA GARCIA AT 909-784-8292 OR YOU CAN EMAIL AN EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER ON THE POMONA CHAPTER WEBSITE.




 

victory clubThe CSEA Victory Club needs you

Help protect the rights of classified school employees by joining the the non-partisan Victory Club.

The Victory Club is CSEA’s Political Education Fund. It enables CSEA’s political arm to reach federal, state and local candidates. Victory Club funds are used to protect our pensions, help elect education-friendly candidates and pass local school bonds. Together we can win the rights, retirement and respect that classified employees have earned through their dedication to public education and the students we serve.

Upon joining, you will receive the newly designed Victory Club pin in recognition of your important contribution. If you are already a member, please submit the new Victory Club application today so that CSEA can convert your membership to the new Victory Club and send you the new Victory Club pin.  For additional information on the new Victory Club or for an application, please call 909-784-8293.

victory club member

                                                                                         





























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































          































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































  • The Classified Seniority List is now up on the Pomona USD Web. Site. Password: "pomona"



Celebrate Labor Day September 1st
Celebrate Labor Day September 1st
Labor Day is the only national holiday that officially recognizes the contributions of American working men and women. While there is still work to do, CSEA and its partners in the labor movement are proud of the numerous strides we have made for workers' rights and safety on the job. You can thank unions for the eight-hour workday, weekends and the end of child labor, and yes, paid holidays such as Labor Day.
All in to Win - Our Walmart
All in to Win - Our Walmart
Are you able and willing to be on release time for six weeks to work on the “Our Walmart” campaign to help Walmart workers win union representation? This campaign, conducted by the United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW), is one of three priority organizing campaigns supported by the California Labor Federation’s program called ALL IN TO WIN!
Annual Conference
CSEA Annual Conference in Sacramento
CSEA’s Annual Conference was held in Sacramento Aug. 4-7. Member delegates spent four days at the 88th Annual Conference adopting resolutions, analyzing the Association budget, listening to important speakers and honoring outstanding classified employees. 
Association President Michael Bilbrey delivers the State of the Union Address
State of the Union
In his State of the Union Address at CSEA's 88th Annual Conference, Association President Michael Bilbrey challenged conference delegates to help prepare leaders for the future while telling them of how CSEA will support them in this task.
Gov. Brown speaks at CSEA Conference
Gov. Jerry Brown fires up delegates at CSEA conference
At CSEA's 88th Annual Conference, Gov. Jerry Brown praised CSEA members for helping to turn things around in California. Other top lawmakers addressed also addressed CSEA members, including State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson amd Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin DeLeon.
CSEA goes to Washington D.C.
A delegation of CSEA leaders traveled to Washington D.C. in May to meet with Congressional representatives and federal education officials. Chief among the delegation’s priorities were securing full funding for federal education programs and obtaining support for a national recognition of classified school employees.
Governor signs budget
Governor signs 2014-15 budget
Governor Brown signed the 2014-15 state budget on June 20. The balanced, on-time state budget plan pays down debt, directs additional funding for local schools and health care, shores up the teachers' retirement system and builds a solid Rainy Day Fund.
CSEA
LCFF & LCAP Toolkit
Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) is the new school funding calculation in California. As part of the LCFF, LEAs must develop a Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) to set goals in eight priority areas specified by the state. CSEA has created a toolkit to help you understand the LCFF and the LCAP and to help CSEA chapters get involved in the process.
rob feckner
Rob Feckner re-elected to CalPERS Board
CalPERS Board President Rob Feckner was unopposed in his bid to win re-election to the CalPERS Board this year. He will serve another four-year term on the board.
administrator rankings
Administrator Ranking Survey
Have you ever wondered what CSEA members in another school district think of an administrator who might be applying for a job at your district? A survey, conducted for the first time in 2013, invited CSEA chapter leaders to offer their opinion on top administrators in their district. See how they rated.
know your rights
Know your rights
Classified employees are afforded many basic rights by law or through collective bargaining. Learn about your rights on the job and what you can do to protect yourself if your rights are violated.
obama care
What Obamacare means for you
The federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires everyone to obtain some form of health insurance next year. This is the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as “Obamacare.” 

Executive Board


CHAPTER PRESIDENT
MARIANA OROZCO

CORRESPONDING SECRETARY
MARIA GARCIA

RECORDING SECRETARY
LINDA JENNINGS

CHAPTER TREASURER
CECILIA MORALES

CHAPTER PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
ALBERT GARCIA

CHAPTER WEBMASTER (appointed)
ALBERT GARCIA

Union Contacts


Area: F

AREA DIRECTOR:
DALE SORENSON

Region: 55

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE:
LYNETTE MCDANIEL

Field Office:
SANTA FE
4600 SANTA ANITA AVE,
EL MONTE  91731
(800) 988-6949

FIELD DIRECTOR:
CHRIS SWANSON

LABOR RELATIONS REPRESENTATIVE:
ANDREW RITCHIE