06-15-2010 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #36


Title
2010-2011 Contract Agreement with Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) to Serve Students with Disabilities in Brevard County

Discussion

The 2010-11 Contract Agreement with Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) is a continuation of previous years' services provided to students with disabilities.  The purpose of this agreement is to: 

  • Increase the number of students with disabilities who graduate (exit with a diploma).
  • Assist eligible students with mild and moderate disabilities in high school with unpaid/paid employment opportunities.
  • Do student intake, assessment, job readiness training, job development, job coaching and follow-along services.

Funding for this agreement is from Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part B, Entitlement.  This is an ongoing department initiative to prepare students with disabilities for future employment.



Recommendation
Approve the Agreement with Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) to provide services to eligible students with disabilities in the amount not to exceed $335,728.00.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/25/2010
Consent after Information6/15/2010

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
10-11$335,728.00Yes42292804110145200312000

Contact

Sue Carver for Director, ESE Program Support Services, x520




Attachment:  BAC Contract Agreement 2010-11.pdf