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SVEA Discretionary Personal Leave

Discretionary Personal Leave (DPL) is available to employees per the SVEA contract.  Up to six (6) employees may be granted DPL the day before or after a holiday, vacation period, or non-student/optional workday. DPL is not available the first five student days and the last five student days of the instructional year.

DPL will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis when requested through the established procedures below beginning at 9 a.m.  August 1 of the school year. Please check the table below for remaining spots. If you want to submit a request, please complete the Google Request Form on the webpage below. Do not enter DPL days in Skyward.  

*2024-25 Pilot: DPL before vacation pilot allows any employee to use DPL after students leave on the day before Winter, Mid-Winter, and Spring breaks only. Please complete a Certificated Leave Slip.  Only use the below request form for full day requests on these days. (See MoA).  

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