06-14-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #35


Title
School Board of Brevard County and Hurricane Island Outward Bound, Contract for Educational Services

Discussion

The attached contract is a renewal of an annual agreement for educational services at Outward Bound for students in their short term program.  Students are enrolled in a 20-day wilderness course and may earn .5 credit in Peer Counseling or Health Life Management.  Outward Bound receives 90% of the FTE funds generated through the Florida Education Finance Program (FEFP) plus 100% of the formula-based categorical funds generated by students in Department of Juvenile Justice programs.



Recommendation

Approve the Agreement between the School Board and Hurricane Island Outward Bound in the amount of $62,500.00.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/24/2011
Consent after Information6/14/2011

Authority for Action
F.S. 1003.521, 6A-6.05281

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Other

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
11/12$62,500.00Yes10010200004105100312103

Contact
Kim Rogers, Principal of Alternative Sites, 723-2677 ext. 14505


Attachment:  Outward Bound.pdf