02-09-2016 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #27


Title
Merritt Island High Baseball Team trip to Louisville Slugger Classic

Discussion

The Merritt Island baseball team is requesting permission to travel over Spring Break to Marietta, Georgia for a high school baseball tournament.  The trip will begin on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 and will conclude on Sunday, March 27, 2016.  The parents have already booked hotels through the tournament website and all players travel and stay is booked.  The twenty players will be accompanied by seven certified baseball coaches for the event.  The tournament begins on March 24, 2016 and concludes on March 26, 2016.  There will be no missed school days.  There will be no cost to the District.



Recommendation
Approve the request for the Merritt Island Baseball Team to travel to the Louisville Slugger Classic, in Marietta, Georgia, March 22 - March 27, 2016.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 1/19/2016
Consent after Information2/9/2016

Authority for Action
Procedure 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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Contact

Mollie Vega, Principal, Merritt Island High School, 454-1000

Dr. Laura Rhinehart, North Area Superintendent, 269-3826