05-10-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #54


Title
Field Trip - Rockledge High Boys Basketball Team - Tennessee Tech University Basketball Camp

Discussion
The Rockledge High Boys Basketball Team consisting of approximately 14 students, two coaches and one registered volunteer will travel to Cookville, TN on June 21 through June 26, 2011 for the Tennessee Tech University Team Camp Competition.  The team will meet and leave from RHS at approximately 5 am on June 21st.  The team, coaches and chaperones will stay on campus in the Tennessee Tech dormitories.  While in Cookville, TN, the students will tour different sites in East Tennessee including The Lost Sea and Bald River Falls.  The team will return on June 26th.  There will be a planned meeting for all participants to insure all parents are fully informed about trip details and all appropriate forms will be signed and submitted.  The cost of the trip will be $160.  Students will do fund raisers to help offset the cost.  No student will be denied participation due to funds.  No school days will be missed.  There will be no cost to the district.   

Recommendation
Approve the request for approximately 14 Rockledge High students, two coaches and one registered volunteer to attend the Tennessee Tech University Team Camp June 21-June 26, 2011 in Cookville, TN.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/10/2011
Consent after Information5/24/2011

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
Tony Hines, Principal, 636-3711
Sandra Demmon, Area Superintendent, 633-1000, ext. 411


Attachment:  TEAMCAMP2011.pdf