08-12-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Title
7th Grade BLAST

Discussion

2008-2009 BLAST is a continuation of the contract for services for all Brevard County Public School 7th grade students, through a partnership with Delaware North Parks Services and NASA.  This partnership provides a quality learning experience for all 7th grade students.  Teacher training and related classroom curriculum are also provided.



Recommendation
Approve the contract for services for the continuation of the BLAST program in the amount of $270,148.00.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 8/12/2008
Consent after Information8/26/2008

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Other

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08/09262,300.00yes10098100018255100312102
08/09 7,248.00yes10098100018255100121102
08-09 600.00yes10098100018255100391102

Contact

Ginger Davis, ext. 314

Kim Bragg, ext. 332

Elizabeth Thedy, ext. 583

Brenda Blackburn, ext 300




Attachment:  BLAST 08.pdf