On June 9th, the Finance Committee will present is Annual Report to the VSTA Executive Board. The report will include a recommended budget and dues schedule for the 2016-17 fiscal year. The meeting will take place in the Memorial Media Center at 3:45 PM All members are invited to attend.


Click here for the official VSTA Opt Out position.

Click here for the OPT OUT LETTER (English)
Click here for the OPT OUT LETTER (Spanish)

Legislative Breakfast

Scores of VSTA members, along with their parent partners, turned out on Saturday, March 12TH to let our legislators know the test and punish agenda must end and Valley Stream needs to get it's fair share of state aid.


Friedrichs V. California Teacher Association

The United States Supreme Court will begin hearing opening remarks on this case today.
Click here to read the article.

Forum on Public Education

On November 18, 2015 a Public Education Forum was held in Valley Stream. The event was coordinated by parent activists and VSTA was asked to lend a hand. Many members joined parents and community leaders with hundreds in attendance. The event enjoyed wide spread coverage on social media and in Newsday.


VSTA Awards Scholarships to Graduating Seniors

The Valley Stream Teacher’s Association is proud to provide thousands of dollars in scholarships to two deserving graduates from each High School. We are very happy to award the eighth annual Valley Stream High School Teachers Scholarships to Ronald Pritipaul and Kayla Diedrick from Central High School, Jefferson-Lawrence Poserio and Vanessa Salinas Comuzzi from South High School and Rubab Malik and Rishi Dutt from North High School. Congratulations to all the winners!


Valley Stream Running Club 5K Event

VSTA members manning the water stop at the Valley Stream Running Clubs 5k Event on May 31, 2015

VSTA Executive Board Adopts I Refuse Policy

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Click below for "I Refuse" information.

VSTA Negotiations Update

As of May 11, 2015
Teachers   (settled)
TA's (HS)   (settled)
TA's (13)   (settled)
Teacher Aides (13)   (settled)
RN's   (settled)
E.O.P   (settled)
Supervisory Aides (HS)   (impasse)

President's Reports

May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015