04-09-2013 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #55


Title
Field Trip - Rockledge High JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl - Washington, DC

Discussion

The Rockledge High JROTC Leadership and Academic team is planning to attend the Leadership and Academic Bowl at George Mason University in Washington, DC, June 20-25, 2013.  Approximately six (6) students and two (2) chaperones will travel by air to Washington, DC then travel by mini vans rented from a BCSB Contracted Vendor to George Mason University.  The two adult chaperones are current Brevard Public Schools employees. 

While in Washington, DC they will stay on campus at George Mason University.  No school days will be missed.  There will be planned meetings for participants to insure all parents are fully informed about trip details.  The cost of the trip will be funded by the Army JROTC.  There will be no cost to the district. 



Recommendation
Approve the request for the Rockledge High JROTC Leadership and Academic team, approximately six (6) students and two (2) chaperones, to attend the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl at George Mason University in Washington, DC, June 20-25, 2013. 

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/9/2013
Consent after Information4/23/2013

Authority for Action
Procedures and 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
Mr. Tony Hines, Principal - Rockledge H. S., 636-3711
Mrs. Sandra Demmon, Central Area Superintendent - 633-1000, ext. 411


Attachment:  JROTC - Leadership and Academic Bowl.pdf