Agenda Item #29
Cocoa Beach Junior Senior High Wind Ensemble field trip to Atlanta, GA
Cocoa Beach Junior Senior High Wind Ensemble is requesting approval to travel to Atlanta, Georgia on March 24 -28, 2011. Participating in this Educational trip to Atlanta, GA will give Cocoa Beach Wind Ensemble students a wonderful opportunity to hear a professional symphony in a major city. Students will work in teams in discussions of performance and feedback on how to apply what they heard back in the classroom. In addition this experience will help foster and develop group cohesiveness and teamwork that encompass the character education of the complete child. Two school days will be missed. Thirty-two (32) students and five (5) approved chaperones will travel by Travelynx bus. Cost per student is $370.00. Students have been conducting fundraising activities to defray individual student costs. No student will be denied for financial reasons.
Approve Cocoa Beach Junior Senior High Wind Ensemble field trip to Atlanta, GA., March 24-28, 2011.
Information - 2/22/2011
Consent after Information3/8/2011
Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Mr. Tim Cool, Principal, Cocoa Beach Junior Senior High, 783-1776
Dr. Ronald R. Bobay, North Area Superintendent, 269-3826