Granting of Inservice Credit
For Sachem teachers, prior approval must be sought for each inservice course to be used toward salary advancement. Inservice course credit up to nine inservice credits per year can be taken within or outside of the District. Credit will be given up to a maximum of nine (9) inservice credit hours of the fifteen (15) hours needed for salary advancement. Teachers are reminded that the school "year" runs from July 1 - June 30.
Please contact the Sachem Personnel Office if you have questions concerning your individual course credit status.
Please note: Sachem School District grants inservice credit based on 10 class hours for each inservice credit.
Teachers from other districts should be aware that the awarding of inservice credit is contingent on the policies and practices of their respective districts.
No refunds or credit will be given for the following:
- Courses taken without administrative approval
- Courses taken over the credit allotment for the school year
- Graduate Course Fees are non-refundable
- All online Course Fees are non-refundable
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - SACHEM TEACHERS
All inservice courses used toward salary advancement must be approved by the Assistant Superintendent for Personnel prior to the start of each course. Credit will be given up to a maximum of nine (9) inservice credit hours of the fifteen (15) hours needed for salary advancement. Teachers are reminded that the "school year" runs from July 1 - June 30. Prior approval is also required for anyone seeking graduate credit towards Masters +75.