Welcome to the Apple Valley Unified Teachers Association (AVUTA) web site!
Announcement of AVUTA Special Election
The Apple Valley Unified Teachers Association will be holding its election for the offices of 1st Vice president, Corresponding Secretary, High School Segment Director, and PS-8 Segment Director during the second week of September. Nominations are open (which means that anyone who is a unit member is eligible to nominate any other unit member, including himself/herself for office.)
The term for 1st Vice President, Corresponding Secretary, and PS-8 Segment Director’s office is from July 1st, 2014 to June 30th, 2015. The Term for High School Segment Director is from July 1st, 2014 to June 30th, 2016.
Anyone wishing to run for office should file a declaration of candidacy form so that it is received at the unit email box, firstname.lastname@example.org or to Jeniffer Manning at Sandia Academy, 21331 Sandia Rd. Apple Valley, Ca. 92308, no later than 5:00pm on September 5th, 2014. (Postmarked date not accepted) Announcement Of Election PDF Election Timeline Declaration of Candidacy
AVUTA is in the process of changing leadership. We have several positions open on Exec Board and are always looking for new teachers who are interested in serving on either board or a committee. Please contact anyone on the board if you are interested in becoming an active AVUTA member. We would also like to welcome our new President, John Zachau, and sending him our good wishes as he proceeds in taking over the leadership of AVUTA.
Early Release Day Schedule for Teachers
As agreed upon in negotiations, teacher receive 11 early release days a school year to work on things independently. Click here to get the schedule of those days that have been agreed upon by both AVUSD and AVUTA.