2020-21 Teacher Contract Negotiations to Begin March 23

Negotiations for the 2020-2021 teachers’ contract will begin March 23, 2020 in the West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS).

The West Des Moines Education Association (WDMEA) will present their 2020-21 initial proposal to the school district on Monday, March 23 at 4:15 p.m. at the Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines. WDMCS will present their 2020-2021 initial proposal to the WDMEA at 4:30 p.m.

Chief negotiators are Phil Peters for the WDMEA and Dr. Carol Seid and Paul Bobek for WDMCS.

The negotiation meeting on March 23 is open to the public but is limited to under 10 individuals in person due to a State of Public Health Emergency issued by Gov. Reynolds . This meeting will air through a YouTube Live Stream. Please go to https://www.youtube.com/user/wdmcs at the date and time this meeting is scheduled to start. A livestream feed will air.

PDF: Read the full public notice (WDMEA)

PDF: Read the full public notice (WDMCS)