School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) Program


SEBB Program for School Employees   

A healthy change is coming for all employees in Washington’s K-12 school districts, educational service districts, and charter schools. The School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) Program will administer health insurance and other benefits for eligible school employees and their dependents.

Open enrollment for the SEBB Program is set for October 1 through November 15, 2019. Benefit coverage will begin January 1, 2020.

Sequim School District has partnered with American Fidelity to assist with the first annual open enrollment process.  Please visit American Fidelity's new website at, https://americanfidelity.com/pages/washington-employers/ ,where you can review the services that they will be providing.

Preparing for the first annual open enrollment

The School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) Program’s first annual open enrollment is October 1 through November 15, 2019, with coverage starting January 1, 2020. Here is some important information you will need to be prepared. For more information, see our FAQs


What can I do during the first annual open enrollment?
During the first annual open enrollment (October 1 through November 15, 2019), you can:

Note: Eligible employees are automatically enrolled in basic life and AD&D insurance and basic LTD insurance at no cost to the employees.

SEBB Program money questions about School Employee Benefits


June toolkit items

This month, we’ve listed some things for employees to do to get ready for the first annual open enrollment, October 1 through November 15, including making sure they have benefits coverage through December 31 and rounding up documents for dependent verification. We’ve also included a handy timeline so employees can keep next steps in mind.  

Need the other toolkits?

Previous toolkits are available any time on our Fact sheet webpage. Visit the SEBB Program webpages for more information and FAQs.

SEBB Program newsletter mails to school employees

The first edition of the School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) Program newsletter, Intercom, mailed to school employees on Monday, June 17.

Read the full issue.

Intercom includes important information to help school employees prepare for the transition to SEBB Program benefits and the first annual open enrollment this fall, October 1 through November 15.