05-12-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #32


Title
Permission for Odyssey of the Mind (OM) Teams to Travel to World Finals at Iowa State University in Ames

Discussion

Five (5) Brevard County Public School teams qualified for the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa from May 27 - May 31, 2009.  We are very proud of the teams of Dr. W. J. Creel, Elementary School, West Shore Jr/Sr High School, Royal Palm Charter School and Eau Gallie High School (represented by two teams).  Adult coaches and chaperones will accompany the students.  Housing arrangements are being made through the OM program and Iowa State University.



Recommendation

Approve the request to travel to Odyssey of the Mind World Finals from May 27 - May 31, 2009 at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/28/2009
Consent after Information5/12/2009

Authority for Action
Part I, State OM Accounting Fundraising

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08-09$4,000.00Yes10098150011805100332102

Contact
Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support, x520


Attachment:  Teams for 2009.pdf