09-24-2013 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #28


Title
Title I, Part D Prevention and Intervention Programs for Children and Youth who are Neglected, Delinquent, or At Risk

Discussion

The Federal entitlement application described below was prepared for online submission to the Florida Department of Education by June 30, 2013 and was a preliminary allocation.

Title I, Part D Prevention and Intervention Programs for Children and Youth who are Neglected, Delinquent, or At Risk

This entitlement provides supplemental services and support to the following programs:  Brevard Regional Juvenile Detention Center, AMIkids-Frances Walker Halfway House, AMIkids-Brevard Group Treatment Home, AMIkids-Space Coast, operating as Melbourne Center for Personal Growth, and Country Acres.  The grant supports a Literacy Coach, Instructional Assistant, technology hardware, software and access, with job responsibilities, GED test prep and test administration fees, supplemental material to improved reading and math skills, fees associated with virtual school course offerings, furniture and fixtures and reimbursement to staff for acquiring Highly Qualified status.

A complete copy of the Title I, Part D grant is on file in the Office of Students at Risk.



Recommendation
Accept the Title I, Part D Prevention and Intervention Programs for Children and Youth who are Neglected, Delinquent, or At Risk grant award.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 6/27/2013
Consent after Information9/24/2013

Authority for Action
PL107-110

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
13/14290,294.00n/a4221025414002VariousVariousVarious

Contact

Kimberly Rogers, Ed.D., Director, Students at Risk
633-1000, ext. 567