05-09-2017 School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31


Title
Field Trip-Odyssey of the Mind Competition to Michigan State University-East Lansing, Michigan

Discussion

Students recognized as first or second place winners at the Odyssey of the Mind state competition, which took place on April 8, 2017 in Orlando, will be invited to participate in the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Michigan State University, in East Lansing, Michigan, from May 24-27, 2017.  All school teams invited will raise their own funds.  There will be no cost to the District and each team will arrange their respective travel arrangements.  Adult coaches and chaperones will accompany the students.  Schools that received invitations to the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals are Sea Park Elementary School and Robert L. Stevenson Elementary School.  



Recommendation
Approve the request for students and chaperones to travel to the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Michigan State University, in East Lansing, Michigan, from May 24-27, 2017

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/9/2017

Authority for Action
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

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Contact
Bill Macheras, Assistant Director for Student Activities, Extension 427
Beth Thedy, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent, Extension 270