05-26-2015 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #41


Title
Field Trip - 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 14 students and three (3) coaches will travel to Cookeville, TN June 10-14, 2015.  The three adult chaperones are current Brevard Public Schools employees or coaches who are properly fingerprinted with the district.

The team will travel in authorized rental vans to Cookeville, TN to take part in the Tennessee Tech University Basketball Team Camp. The mini vans will be rented from Avis rental, a district authorized vendor.  While in Cookeville, TN the team will stay on campus in the Tennessee Tech dormitories.   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 raise funds to pay for camp.  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 14 students and three (3) coaches, to attend the Tennessee Tech University Basketball Team Camp June 10-14, 2015.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/26/2015
Consent after Information6/9/2015

Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Other Sources

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Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
15undeterminedyes80010111020219800330000

Contact
Tony Hines, Principal - Rockledge High School: 636-3711
K. Jane Cline, Central Area Superintendent:  633-1000, ext. 411


Attachment:  RHS-2015 Golden Eagle Team Basketball Camp.pdf