05-27-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #23


Title
Interagency Agreement with Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc.

Discussion

The goal of the annual collaboration between Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc. and Brevard Public Schools is to enhance school safety through the provision of services designed to promote/increase conflict resolution skills among third, fourth, and fifth grade students and to parents in the form of family outreach programs.  Services will be provided in accordance with the provision of the "Community Juvenile Justice System Act of 1993" as created in Chapter 39.025 and Chapter 860.1545, Florida Statutes.  There is no cost to the district for this program.

The district has maintained an annual agreement with Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc. since before 2004.



Recommendation
Authorize the Superintendent to renew the district's agreement with Eckerd Youth Alternatives, Inc. to provide the Hi-Five program at Endeavour and Coquina Elementary Schools.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/13/2014
Consent after Information5/27/2014

Authority for Action
Chapter 39.025 and Chapter 860.1545, F.S.

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact

Dr. Teresa Wright, Director of Early Childhood and Title I, ext.340




Attachment:  Interagency Eckerd and BPS.pdf