Agenda Item #28
21st Century Community Learning Center Grant 2008-2009 (Zoo II)
Brevard Public Schools office of Adult and Community Education will partner with Brevard Zoo to provide quality after-school services for students, and support for parents of children who attend two elementary schools: Golfview and Saturn.
Using funds from this project, Golfview and Saturn Elementary Schools will become 21st Century Community Learning Centers. The "Zoo Explorers II" program is designed to use classrooms at Brevard Zoo, in addition to those at the schools, for science and math lessons with bus transportation costs and tuition scholarships for eligible students provided by the grant funds.
Copies of the application for renewal of funds will be located in the Adult and Community Education Director's office and the Adult Education grant office at North Area Adult Education Center.
Approve the application of the 21st Century Community Learning Center grant for Adult and Community Education in the amount of $275,365.
Consent w/o Information - 5/13/2008
Authority for Action
FS General powers and duties of the School Board
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Operating - Grant
John C. Wigley 633-1000 X375
Attachment: Zoo II.pdf