Contract Negotiations

Timeline of Negotiations

In an effort to keep all staff and our community informed about upcoming contract negotiations we will update you on our progress here.

The current teachers contract expires on June 30, 2017.

Colchester School Board Negotiations Team:
Craig Kieny, Director
Curt Taylor, Director
Lincoln White, Director

Colchester Education Association (CEA) Negotiations Team:
Joe Cheney, Teacher & CEA President
Tara Sharkey, CHS Teacher
Kate Ellingson, MBS Teacher

Meeting Dates
  • December 13, 2016, 6:00pm: First joint meeting between CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams to discuss ground rules and meeting dates.
  • January 10, 2017, 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • January 24, 2017, 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • January 31, 2017, 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • February 14, 2017, 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • February 21, 2017, 5:00pm (School Board Meeting at 7:00): Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • March 14, 2017, 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.
  • March 28, 2017 6:00pm: Meeting of CSD and CEA Negotiations Teams.

The current support staff contract expires on June 30, 2017.

Colchester School Board Negotiations Team:
Mike Rogers, School Board Chair
Craig Kieny, Director

Support Staff Negotiations Team:
Amy Latulippe, CMS Autism Interventionist: CMS
Patricia Ward, CMS Guidance Admin Assistant

Meeting Dates
To Be Determined

Contact Us

Do you have a question for the School Board?

Email: schoolboard@colchestersd.org
Phone: 802.264.5999

Correspondence to board members should be sent in care of the Colchester School District at:

Colchester School District
PO Box 27
Colchester, VT 05446-0027

All submissions must be received before noon on the third Tuesday of every month.
We look forward to hearing from you!