06-11-2013 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #36


Title
Field Trip - Edgewood Jr./Sr. High - FBLA National Conference - Anaheim, CA

Discussion

Two Edgewood Future Business Leaders of America Club students won first place at the State FBLA Conference in Orlando held April 25-27, 2013 and have been invited to participate in the National Conference.  The two students and their teacher/sponsor are planning to attend the FBLA National Conference in Anaheim, CA on June 28-30, 2013.  The team will travel by air leaving from the Orlando International Airport on June 28, 2013 and will take public transportation to the hotel.  The team will be staying at the assigned authorized hotel hosting the event. 

The competition is on Saturday, June 29th with awards ceremony on Sunday evening.  Ms. Louzao the teacher/sponsor will rent a vehicle which meets the district requirements while in Anaheim.  The team will tour the city by rental car.  The return flight will leave late Sunday evening and they will arrive back in Orlando early Monday, July 1st. The Parents are assuming all costs for their students.  The trip expenses for the sponsor will be funded by Career and Technical Education.  No school days will be missed. 



Recommendation
Approve the request for Edgewood's FBLA team, two students and one chaperone, to attend the FBLA National Conference in Anaheim, California, June 28 - July 1, 2013. 

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/28/2013
Consent after Information6/11/2013

Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
131625.81yes42292704130505300333300

Contact

Ken Winn - Principal - Edgewood Jr./Sr. High School:  454-1030
Sandra Demmon, Central Area Superintendent:  633-1000, ext. 411




Attachment:  Edgewood FBLA Anaheim CA June 2013.pdf
Attachment:  FBLA National Competition - EHS.pdf