09-08-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Title
Recognition for the Brevard Cultural Alliance Excellence in Visual Arts Award 2009

Discussion

After a strenuous portfolio review and site visit, the art programs at Cambridge Elementary and Indialantic Elementary received the Brevard Cultural Alliance Excellence in Visual Arts Award for 2009-2012.  The art programs at Audubon Elementary, Challenger 7 Elementary, Jupiter Elementary, Manatee Elementary, Astronaut High School and Satellite High School have had their excellence award status renewed for the same period of three years.  Teachers will be honored at a reception hosted by the Brevard Cultural Alliance after the meeting.

Teachers will receive or have already received:

  • $1,000.00 to the art program
  • $500.00 to the art teacher
  • School banner to hang in a prominent place
  • Plaque for the school
  • Award from the Brevard Cultural Alliance
  • Reception hosted by the Brevard Cultural Alliance
  • Public acknowledgment:
    • Mark of Excellence
    • Florida Today
    • FAEA publications


Recommendation
To acknowledge the schools mentioned as new or renewed recipients of the Brevard Cultural Alliance Excellence in Visual Arts Award for 2009-2012.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 9/8/2009

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the Board

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

Peggy Nolan, K12 Art/Drama Resource Teacher, ext. 361

Beth Thedy, Middle School Programs Director, ext. 583

Brenda Blackburn, Associate Superintendent, ext. 300