05-22-2012 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Title
Rockledge High Boys Basketball Team - Tennessee Tech University Team Camp in Cookeville, TN

Discussion

The Rockledge High Boys Basketball team is planning to attend the Tennessee Tech University Basketball Camp.  The team consisting of approximately 24 students and four (4) chaperones will travel to Cookeville, TN June 19-23, 2012.  The four adult chaperones are current Brevard Public Schools employees or registered volunteer coaches who are properly fingerprinted with the district.

The team will travel in authorized rental vans to Cookeville, TN June 19th through June 23rd to compete in the Tennessee Tech University Team Camp.  While in Cookeville, TN the team will stay on campus in the Tennessee Tech dormitories.  After competing in team camp the students will tour different sites in East Tennessee including The Lost Sea and Bald River Falls.  There will be planned meetings for participants to insure all parents are fully informed about the trip details.  The cost of the trip will be $190.00 each.  Students will do fundraisers to help offset the cost.  No student will be denied to participate due to funds.  There will be no cost to the district.   



Recommendation
Approve the request for the Rockledge High Boys Basketball team, approximately 24 students and four (4) chaperones, to attend the Tennessee Tech University Basketball Camp June 19-23, 2012.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/8/2012
Consent after Information5/22/2012

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

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Contact

Tony Hines, Principal - Rockledge High School:  636-3711
Sandra Demmon, Central Area Superintendent:  633-1000, x411




Attachment:  RHS Basketball Camp.pdf