09-22-2015 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #18


Title
2015-2016 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 $656,812 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 2015-2016 Perkins Grant is available in the Office of Career & Technical Education. The agenda item to submit this grant application was board approved on May 12, 2015.

Recommendation
Accept the 2015-2016 Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act (Perkins IV) grant award in the amount of $656,812.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/12/2015
Consent after Information9/22/2015

Authority for Action
General Powers and Dutues 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
15-16$656,812Yes42292704160476300varies000
42292704160496300varies000
42292704160505300333300
42292704160515300varies300
72292704160537200varies000

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


Attachment:  2015-2016 Perkins Grant Award Document.pdf