In anticipation of the annual School Budget Voteand more importantly the vote on the Sewanhaka Bond Referendumwe are preparing for a mass letter mailing and phone banks. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT for you to participate. Please let your reps know how you will be contributing and doing your part in this contract year.
An hour of your time – any of the following three days is all we ask!
·Envelope stuffing and mailing will take place at FPM on Tue. May 13th starting at 2:45.
·Phone banks will be Wed. May 14 and Thur. May 15 at the NYSUT office in Woodbury from 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm.
We are the official bargaining agent of the more than 700 professional employees of the Sewanhaka Central High School District. Our members include classroom teachers, guidance counselors, psychologists, social workers, library-media specialists, teaching assistants and professional nurses.
What we do:
As the official advocate and exclusive representative of the professional staff of the Sewanhaka CHSD, the SFT seeks to
promote the professional, economic and social welfare of our members
promote the educational advancement of the students of the Sewanhaka CHSD
raise the standards of the education profession in our state and nation
secure the enactment of legislation favorable to the interests of public education and public education employees
promote the participation of the professional staff in the formulation of educational policies
work with the Board of Education and members of the community to ensure the highest standards of educational excellence in the Sewanhaka CHSD
The SFT is committed to the ideal that educators, students and the community at large constitute a community of interest whose needs can best be advanced through cooperation and mutual respect.