05-09-2017 School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #25


Title
Field Trip - Rockledge High School JROTC Academic Team - National Academic Bowl in Washington DC

Discussion

The Rockledge High School JROTC academic team qualified for the National Academic Bowl at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC on June 22-27, 2017. The team consists of five male students, and one JROTC male instructor.

The trip is funded by the US Army Cadet Command and College Options Foundation. The Rockledge High JROTC will use proceeds from approved fund raisers to pay for one night lodging, ground transportation (on a School Board approved van), meals and incidentals.  Approximate cost is $880.00. Cadet Command pays for four nights at the Catholic University of America and airline tickets.  Students will miss no time from school. THERE WILL BE NO COST TO THE DISTRICT.



Recommendation
Approve the Rockledge High School JROTC Academic Team to travel and participate in the National Academic Bowl at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC on June 22-27, 2017.

Meeting Date(s)

Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Other Sources

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
17TBDY80010113100109800598000

Contact
Victoria Hickey, Principal, Rockledge High School, (321) 636-3711
Dr. Stephanie Soliven, Assistant Superintendent, Secondary Leading and Learning, (321) 633-1000, Ext. 300


Attachment:  JROTC Academic Bowl Itinerary.pdf