Collective Bargaining


The District has established this website to keep the community informed on collective bargaining with the Kittitas School District employees who are represented by labor unions. The Kittitas Education Association (KEA) represents teachers and other certificated positions; the Public School Employees of Kittitas (PSE) represents other classified positons including bus drivers, cooks, custodians, paraeducators and secretary support staff.

Information on these webpages provide an archive on the bargaining teams’ efforts to date to reach agreement on the renewal of union contracts:


  • PSE Update (April 24, 2019):  Agreement Reached in PSE/District Negotiations

     The Kittitas School District is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached on a  new                            contract  with the Public School Employees of Kittitas (PSE).  

  • KEA Update (September 17, 2018): Tentative Agreement in KEA/District Negotiations

     The Kittitas School District is pleased to announce that a tentative agreement has been reached on a                        Memo of Understanding (MOU) regarding salary schedule for the 2018-2019 school year with the                                Kittitas  Education Association(KEA).

  • KEA Update (June 18, 2019): KEA/District Negotiations.

     Met to share proposals and establish next meeting date regarding salary schedule for 2019-2020 school                  year. 

  • KEA Update (July 16, 2019): KEA /District Negotiations.

      Met to share counter proposals and attentively agree on number of contract proposals and establish next                  meeting date regarding financial proposals on August 1,  2019.