01-24-2012 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31


Title
Palm Bay High School MCJROTC Rifle Team Trip to Anniston, Alabama

Discussion

The Palm Bay High School MCJROTC Rifle Team is requesting School Board approval to participate in the 2011-12 Marine Corps JROTC Air Rifle National Championships on February 11-15, 2012, in Anniston, Alabama.  The qualifying results will post on December 15, and the team is anticipating an invitation to participate.

Five cadets (two female and three male) and two chaperones (one female and one male) will participate in the trip.  The group will leave Palm Bay High School on Saturday, February 11, 2012, and return on Wednesday, February 15, 2012.  They will travel in a rental vehicle and stay in a local motel in Anniston.  Three days of school will be missed (February 13, 14, 15).

The Palm Bay High School MCJROTC will pay all costs of the trip which is estimated at $2,000 to $2,400 for the cadets and chaperones (transportation, lodging, food, and equipment).  There will be no cost to Palm Bay High School or the District.

 



Recommendation
Approve the trip request by the Palm Bay High School MCJROTC Rifle Team to participate in the 2011-12 Marine Corps JROTC Air Rifle National Championships on February 11-15, 2012, in Anniston, Alabama.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 12/13/2011
Consent after Information1/24/2012

Authority for Action
Procedures & 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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Function
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Contact

MGySgt Richard Beauton, Marine Instructor, Palm Bay High School -- 321-952-5900

John G. Thomas, Principal, Palm Bay High School -- 321-952-5900

Mark W. Mullins, South Area Superintendent -- 321-254-0340




Attachment:  Palm Bay MCJROTC Rifle Team to Anniston, AL Feb 11-15, 2012.pdf