The Yucaipa-Calimesa Educators Association is the local affiliate of the California Teachers Association. YCEA represents the teachers, counselors, psychologists, speech language pathologists, district librarian and other support services personnel who serve the students of the Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified School District.

504 A Myrtlewood Dr. Calimesa CA 92320               909-795-3320     


Partners in Education

Past Updates:


Tentative Agreement will be Posted at all School Sites with a Ratification Vote on Friday 4/24!

Main Items:

  • SALARY -- Total Salary Increase 5.5% over two years (14-15 and 15-16). 2% retro to July 1, 2014 with additional 3.5% added in July 1, 2015.

  • SALARY SCHEDULE -- Max at Year 28.The A-1 Salary Schedule is getting restructured so that it takes less time to reach max compensation, the gap years are reduced, increasing your lifetime earnings by around $22,000.

  • PERSONAL LEAVE -- 8 Paid Days for Personal Leave.  Personal necessity leave is now relaxed to allow 8 of 10 paid sick days to be used for personal leave. No reason is needed if notice is given at least three days prior. Cannot be used to extend a holiday or break.

  • HEALTH BENEFITS -- District Pays the Increase. The District is covering the increase in health benefits. The contract language is being cleaned up. Member contributions are noted and reflect the equalization that took place so all one party, two party and family members are receiving the same amount from the District.

April 21, 2015:

Yucaipa-Calimesa Educators Association

Come Join YCEA:

Retirement & Recognition Dinner!

Friday, May 22nd

Calimesa Country Club  @  3:30pm

Please join us to bid farewell to our retirees and to celebrate our accomplishments as YCEA! There will be a cash bar, a free dinner buffet with coffee, tea, and lemonade, and an opportunity to unwind with our colleagues.

This year's retirees: Michael Artigue (CECA), Deb Austin-Brecher (DES), Jane Cook (CES), Kathleen Downing (Stu. Serv.), Debra Hitter (VES), Jan Murphy (WES), Pat Powell (MVMS), Mary Smith (CHES), Randy Smith (PVMS)

Spouses and adult guests are welcome, no children please.