05-27-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #28


Title
Bayside High School Trip to 2014 National TSA Conference in Washington, D.C.

Discussion

Bayside High School Technology Student Association is requesting Board approval to attend the National TSA Conference in Washington, D.C. from June 25 through July 2, 2014.

The group will consist of two chaperones and seven students who have qualified and plan to attend and compete at the 2014 TSA National Conference and Competition.

The students will be responsible for the cost of the trip which could be as low as $650.  There are multiple variables such as tours and activities.  Students and parents have been independently fundraising by seeking donations from family and friends.  The group is also working on potential fundraisers to take place before the conference.  The group plans to leave for Washington, D.C., on June 25, 2014, and return on July 2, 2014.  The group will be staying at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.



Recommendation
Approve the trip request by Bayside High School for students to attend the 2014 National Technology Student Association Conference in Washington, D.C., from June 25 through July 2, 2014.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/27/2014

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

Christine Moore, Principal, Bayside High School -- 321-956-5000

Dr. Mark W. Mullins, South Area Superintendent -- 321-254-0340




Attachment:  Bayside High - TSA Conference - June-July 2014.pdf