Retired Certificated Employees Health Benefit Information


Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment for Retired Certificated Employees is June 10 through June 28, 2019. Qualified employees will receive a notification letter via USPS.  

Dental and Vision changes will be in the fall of 2019 during Open Enrollment. Dental and vision changes are effective in January 2020.

AARP/United Health rates change will be in January of 2020.

Open Enrollment Process

During Retiree Open Enrollment you’ll are able to:

  • Enroll in a different medical plan
  • Add or remove dependents from your medical plan
  • Choose the OPT Out option
  • Update or change your life insurance beneficiary

Please note:

  • If you are adding a dependent, you will be required to provide proof of eligibility i.e., marriage/domestic partner certificate, birth certificate and social security number for all dependents being added.
  • If you have recently received your Medicare card, please provide a copy to SCUSD benefits department and enroll in a Medicare supplement plan. 

If you have any questions or would like further assistance, please feel free to contact the Benefits Department at (916) 643-9432 or via email at

Enrollment Forms

Enrollment Form

Beneficiary Form - Sun Life Insurance

2019-20 Health Plan Rate Sheets 

Effective July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020

2019-20 SCTA Under 65 Rate Sheet

2019-20 SCTA Over 65 Rate Sheet

2019-20 Health Plan Information

2019/2020 Under 65 Retiree Letter

2019/2020 Over 65 Retiree Letter

2019/2020 Early Retiree Summary of Benefits

Opt-Out Plan

Effective July 1, 2019, SCTA retirees may elect to participate in the Retiree Opt-Out option, which allows retirees to purchase other insurance coverage of their choice. Examples of other insurance coverage include dental, vision, life, long-term disability, long-term care, cancer insurances and Medicare insurance costs per retiree’s choice. In addition, the Opt-Out option will allow medical health reimbursement. A retiree utilizing the Opt-Out option must show proof of other health insurance coverage in order to receive an Opt-Out Reimbursement.

Have a question regarding reimbursements? Contact Basic Pacific at (916) 303-7083 or at