Agenda Item #20
Melbourne High Robotics Trip to World Championships in Houston, TX
The Melbourne High robotics team won the South Florida Regional Competition on March 4, 2017. This win provided the team with an invitation to compete at the World Championships in Houston, Texas on April 19-22, 2017. The student have worked very hard for this opportunity, never expecting to win a regional and obtain an invitation to Championships.
Accommodations to be determined. All chaperones are fingerprinted and one chaperone is a school board employee and female mentor. Students will miss three school days: April 19, 20, and 21, 2017.
Approve Melbourne Robotics to travel and participate in the World Championships in Houston, Texas from April 18 - 23, 2017.
Consent w/o Information - 3/28/2017
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
Chad Kirk, Principal, Melbourne High, (321) 952-5880
Dr. Stephanie Soliven, Assistant Superintendent, Secondary Leading & Learning, Ext. 300
Attachment: FIRST Robotics Competition Finalist letter.pdf
Attachment: 2017 Houston Itinerary.pdf