05-24-2016 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #27


Title
Field Trip - Rockledge High JROTC Academic Team to the National Academic Bowl in Washington DC

Discussion
The Rockledge High JROTC academic team qualified for the National Academic Bowl in Washington DC.  The team consisting of four students plus two alternate students will travel June 23-28, 2016.  The JROTC Instructor and a female A+ certified parent volunteer will chaperone.  The trip is funded by the US Army Cadet Command and College Options Foundation.  Rockledge JROTC will fundraise to pay for air fare, meals and lodging for the two alternate students.  While in DC the academic team will travel by van and ground transportation.  THERE WILL BE NO COST TO THE DISTRICT.

Recommendation
Approve the request for the Rockledge High JROTC academic team, six (6) students, the instructor and a chaperone, to travel to Washington DC June 23rd through 28th, 2016 and participate in the JROTC National Academic Bowl.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/10/2016
Consent after Information5/24/2016

Authority for Action
Procedures & 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: 636-3711
K.  Jane Cline, Central Area Superintendent: 633-1000, x411



Attachment:  RHS JROTC to Washington DC Back-up.pdf