At the beginning of each school year, the MEA Sick Bank takes donations. It is important to remember that in order to request days from the sick bank, you must contribute at least one day to the bank during the school year. Members have drawn upon the sick bank in the past to support them for cancer treatments, maternity leaves, and other extended illnesses. On behalf of them – THANK YOU for your past contributions!
The MEA Sick Bank was established to assist teachers who, as a result of catastrophic or extended illness or injury, have exhausted their accumulated sick leave. If you have donated at least one sick day during the school year and need an extended leave but no longer have any sick time remaining, you may request additional sick days using the following form: