South Washington County Schools

Family & Medical Leave

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) protects the benefits and position of an eligible employee during a paid or unpaid leave for up to 12 weeks in a 12 month period. A Family Medical Leave (FML) eligible employee is someone who has been employed for at least 12 months and has worked at least 1250 hours in the last 12 month period. It is recommended that you speak with your Benefit Specialist regarding your FML eligibility.

For more information please reference these two documents:

Leave of Absence Forms

  **Please contact your Benefits Specialist to discuss FML and obtain forms as needed**