04-08-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #44


Title
Brevard County Students to Attend the 2014 Odyssey of the Mind World Finals Competition

Discussion
Students and chaperones from Brevard Schools will travel to and participate in the Odyssey of the Mind (OM) World Finals Competition at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, from May 28 through 31, 2014.  Teams will qualify at the State OM Competition on April 12, 2014, at the University of Central Florida.

Recommendation
Approve the request for Odyssey of the Mind (OM) teams that qualify at the OM State Competition on April 12, 2014, to travel to and participate in the OM World Finals Competition at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, from May 28 through 31, 2014.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/8/2014
Consent after Information4/22/2014

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the School 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

Evelyn T. Skrmetta, Resource Teacher, Gifted and Accelerated Programs, Ext. 322

Robin L. Novelli, Director, High School Programs, Ext. 310

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