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Start by reading the Simply Engaged Overview, then the other flyers to learn how to put a few extra dollars in your pocket in the name of your health!


Contract Addendum Ratified

The addendum to the OCESPA master contract was ratified by the educational support bargaining unit on August 26.   The unofficial vote totals were 801 in favor and 3 against.   Check back to this website for a list of the vote totals by worksite.

2015-16 Master Contract Addendum Ratification

A ratification vote will be held at each worksite on Wednesday, August 26.     See the posted voting notice at your worksite for time and location.    Members of the support professional bargaining unit will be asked to ratify the following documents for the 2015-16 Addendum to the Master Contract:

Master Contract Addendum 2015-16 for Ratification

Proposed Salary Schedule 2015-2016 Ed Support

Your OCESPA site rep will have more information soon.

School Board Meeting Videos

School board meetings and workshops are now posted on the district website on a delayed basis.     Depending on the length of the Thursday morning workshops, videos of workshops should be available Thursday afternoons.   Monday evening meetings should be posted by mid-day on Tuesdays.      Currently, the video links can be found here on the school board member pages.


Patrick Strong, Okaloosa County ESP of the Year!

Patrick Strong, OCESPA President and custodian at Shalimar Elementary was named Okaloosa County Educational Support Professional of the Year at the OCSD breakfast honoring all work site ESPY nominees on Friday, January 9, 2015.   Below, Patrick is picture with the other two finalists, Connie Wilson, PE assistant at Elliott Point Elementary and Mike Mitchell, custodian at Pryor Middle School.  Congratulations to all three OCESPA members!

ESPY Finalists 2015

It’s Official! Mr. Walker Re-elected!

After all ballots were recounted and the 10 day wait for overseas ballots expired, Mr. Rodney Walker was certified as the official winner in the District 3 school board race by the canvassing board today.  He won by 104 votes.  Congratulations, Mr. Walker!

2014-17 Master Contract Ratified

Members of the educational support bargaining unit ratified the 2014-17 Master Contract on Thursday, August 21, 2014 by a vote of 565 – 5.      Terms of the agreement are effective July 1, 2014 and employees will see the pay increases in their first paycheck of the school year.     Twelve-month employees will also receive an additional paper paycheck for the retroactive pay for July.    The new 2014-17 Master Contract will be posted here soon.

Master Contract – OCESPA 2014-2015
Ed Support Salary Schedule FY 2014-2015