03-22-2011 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #10


Title
Proclamation Declaring the Third Tuesday in April ~ "Academic Scholarship Signing Day"

Discussion

Section 1001.43 (14), Florida Statutes (F.S.) encourages each district school board to provide for a student Academic Achievement Scholarship Signing Day by declaring the third Tuesday in April each year as "Academic Scholarship Signing Day."

The purpose of this day shall be to recognize the outstanding academic achievement of high school seniors who sign a letter of intent to accept an academic scholarship offered to the student by a postsecondary educational institution.

 

 



Recommendation

Approve the "Proclamation Declaring the Third Tuesday in April ~ Academic Scholarship Signing Day" as encouraged by Section 1001.43 (14), Florida Statutes (F.S.).



Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 3/22/2011

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the Board

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

Joyce Cochran, Resource Teacher, Student Services, Ext. 272

Walter L. Christy, Director, Secondary Programs, Ext. 310

Cyndi Van Meter, Associate Superintendent, Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Ext. 300




Attachment:  Board Agenda Item ~ Academic Scholarship Signing Day ~ Proclamation 03222011.pdf