02-11-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #40


Title
Merritt Island High School StangSat Trip to San Luis Obispo, California

Discussion

The StangSat Team, consisting of approximately fifteen students from Merritt Island High and three chaperones is requesting permission to attend the CubeSat Developers' Conference at California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, California on April 22-26, 2014.  Tracey Beatovich, teacher and three chaperones are both male and female and all are properly fingerprinted with the District.  All documentation and permission forms will be completed. 

The team will travel by airplane to San Luis Obispo, California and use rental vehicles while there. 

The trip will be funded by students, various fundraisers, and business partners.  There is no cost to the District.  Four school days will be missed. 

 



Recommendation
Approve the StangSat team field trip to San Luis Obispo, California on April 22-26, 2014. 

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 2/11/2014
Consent after Information2/25/2014

Authority for Action
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

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact

Dr. Karyle Green, principal, Merritt Island High School, 454-1000

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




Attachment:  StangSat.pdf