09-09-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #17


Title
2014-2015 Carl D. Perkins Career & Technical Education Improvement Act (Perkins IV) Grant Award

Discussion
The Office of Career & Technical Education has received a grant award in the amount of $645,229 from the Florida Department of Education for federal funds from the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act (Perkins IV). The purpose of these funds is to improve career and technical education programs. A copy of the 2014-2015 Perkins Grant is available in the Office of Career & Technical Education. The agenda item to submit this grant application was board approved on May 13, 2014.

Recommendation
Accept the 2014-2015 Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act (Perkins IV) grant award in the amount of $645,229.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/13/2014
Consent after Information9/9/2014

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Partial

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
14-15$645,229Yes42292704150476300varies000
42292704150496300varies000
42292704150505300333300
42292704150515300varies300
72292704150537200varies000

Contact
Janice Scholz, Director, Career & Technical Education, extension 380.


Attachment:  2014-2015 Perkins Grant Award Document.pdf