07-14-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #20


Title
School Bus Lease with Sculptor Charter School and Imagine Schools of West Melbourne

Discussion

Under the provisions of the school bus lease, the transportation department will conduct each 30-day bus inspection and any required maintenance.  The lease cost includes using School District refueling facilities.  The Charter School employs the school bus drivers and develops the bus routes.

In 2008/09 our charter leases were as follows:  six (6) Imagine Schools and one (1) Sculptor.



Recommendation
Approve agreements to lease eight (8) buses to Imagine Schools of West Melbourne and one (1) to Sculptor Charter School.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 6/16/2009
Consent after Information7/14/2009

Authority for Action
Section 1002.33, Florida Statute

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

Mike Connors, Director of Transportation, 633-3681

Judy Preston, Associate Superintendent of Financial Services, ext. 600




Attachment:  imagine schools 09-10.pdf
Attachment:  Sculptor Charter Lease 09-10.pdf
Attachment:  addl exhibit A.pdf