ARTICLE XV

HOLIDAYS

 

  1. Holidays: An employee in a regular assignment, or in an assignment in lieu of his/her regular assignment, shall receive holiday pay for those holidays listed below and for other holidays declared by the Board of Education, the Governor of California, or the President of the United States which come within the employee's assignment period, subject to the conditions listed in Section 1.1 through 1.3.

January 1

New Year's Day

That date in January declared by the Board

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Third Monday in February

Presidents Day

Last Monday in May

Memorial Day

July 4

Independence Day

That date declared by the Board

Admission Day

First Monday in September

Labor Day

November 11

Veterans Day

That Thursday in November

proclaimed by the President

Thanksgiving Day

Friday following Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Friday

December 25

Christmas Day

December 29, 1995

Alternate Lincoln Day

Observance For the 1996-97 school year, the Lincoln Day observance shall be

December 30, 1996.

For the 1997-98 school year, the Lincoln Day observance shall be

January 2, 1998.

1.1 The employee must have been in paid status for a portion of the working day immediately preceding or succeeding the holiday, provided that an employee on a military leave of absence entitled to compensation under Article XII shall only receive pay for the portion of the holiday period needed to meet the total time for which compensation is required by law.

 1.2 An employee whose regular work schedule is less than five (5) days per week and forty (40) hours per week shall not be entitled to pay for any holiday observed on the employee's regularly scheduled day off.

1.3 An employee in paid status during any portion of the working day of his/her normal assignment immediately preceding or succeeding the school holidays of December 25 and January 1 shall receive pay for the two holidays.

2.0 Friday shall be the observed holiday for all purposes for holidays which fall on a Saturday; Monday shall be the observed holiday for all purposes for holidays which fall on a Sunday.