Santa Clara Unified School district enjoys cooperative working relationships with the certificated union, the classified union, and the adult education union. Human Resources administrators meet regularly with union leaders to ensure good communication and to maintain a high quality of employer-employee relations.
Certificated employees are represented by the United Teachers of Santa Clara (UTSC) and the California Teachers Association (CTA).
Classified employees are represented by the California School Employees Association/Chapter 350 (CSEA).
Adult Education employees are represented by the Santa Clara Federation of Teachers/Local 6343 (AFT).