07-23-2013 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #26


Title
School Name Changes

Discussion

On February 12, 2013, the School Board approved the following:

  1. Close Gardendale Elementary Magnet School
  2. Close South Lake Elementary School
  3. Close Clearlake Middle School and convert Cocoa High School to a Jr/Sr High School

The following name changes are recommended for these schools:

  1. Change the name of the facility currently designated as Gardendale Elementary Magnet School to Gardendale Education Center.
  2. Change the name of the facility currently designated as South Lake Elementary School to South Lake Education Center.
  3. Change the name of the facility currently designated as Clearlake Middle School to Clearlake Education Center.

It is recommended by staff that Cocoa High School not be changed to Cocoa Junior/Senior High School and remain Cocoa High School with a 7-12 grade configuration.



Recommendation

Approve the recommended name changes for the following schools:

  1. Change the name of the facility currently designated as Gardendale Elementary Magnet School to Gardendale Education Center.
  2. Change the name of the facility currently designated as South Lake Elementary School to South Lake Education Center.
  3. Change the name of the facility currently designated as Clearlake Middle School to Clearlake Education Center.


Meeting Date(s)
Information - 6/11/2013
Consent after Information7/23/2013

Authority for Action
1001.42 F.S.

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
Dane Theodore, Assistant Superintendent / Facilities Services