10-14-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #40


Title
Boundaries for New High School 'CCC'

Discussion

Maps of the existing attendance boundaries for Bayside, Melbourne and Palm Bay High Schools and three proposed Alternatives ("A", "B-1" and "C") for the new attendance boundaries are attached.  Also attached are comparisons of capacity utilizations, ethnic distribution, ESE distribution and Free/Reduced Lunch distribution for the existing boundaries and the three proposed alternatives.

Public meetings were held at Southwest Middle School on 10/2/08 and at Central Middle School on 10/7/08.  A Capital Outlay Committee (COC) meeting was held at the ESF on 10/9/08.  Summaries of the public meetings and the COC meeting are attached.  Also attached is a "Questions & Answers" document in response to questions received at the public meetings.

Note that proposed Alternative "B" has been revised to Alternative "B-1".  The Superintendent and staff reviewed input from the public and COC meetings to create the recommended Alternative "B-1".   

 



Recommendation

Approve the recommended modifications to existing attendance boundaries for Bayside High School, Melbourne High School and Palm Bay High School to create a new attendance boundary for High School 'CCC'. 

Approve the following grade configurations for High School 'CCC':

2009/10 - Grades 9 and 10

20010/11 - Grades 9, 10 and 11

20011/12 - Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 10/14/2008
Action10/28/2008
Public Hearing12/9/2008

Authority for Action
1001.42 F.S.

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
John Tuttle, Principal, High School CCC  722-4195 or Dane Theodore, Director, Planning & Project Management 633-1000 x657


Attachment:  Alt B-1.pdf
Attachment:  Existing HS Boundaries.pdf
Attachment:  Summary of CCC Boundary Meetings.pdf
Attachment:  Public Boundary Meeting-Q&A.pdf
Attachment:  081001 Alt A.pdf
Attachment:  Summary of COC meeting for CCC Boundaries.pdf
Attachment:  081001 Alt C.pdf
Attachment:  081010 Data.pdf