01-18-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #41


Title
Merritt Island High School Band field trip to Atlanta, GA

Discussion
The Merritt Island High School Band would like to attend a performance (Showcase Music Festival) of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and participate in a music festival in the Atlanta area.  There will be Sixty-one (61) students and Seven (7) approved chaperones.  Students will travel by motor coach to and from Atlanta.  The date of the trip is March 24-27, 2011 and one school day will be missed.  The cost per student is $435.  Students have been fundraising and no student will be denied attending due to financial obligations. 

Recommendation
Approve the Merritt Island High School Band field trip to Atlanta, GA.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 1/18/2011
Consent after Information2/8/2011

Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Project
Function
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Contact

Mr. Gary Shiffrin, Principal, Merritt Island High School, 454-1000

Dr. Ronald R. Bobay, North Area Superintendent, 269-3826




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