Agenda Item #19
Field Trip - Satellite High School Speech and Debate Team to Durham, North Carolina
The Satellite High School Speech and Debate Team, eighteen students, two teachers (one male and one female) and five A+ volunteer/chaperones (three females and two males), plan to travel and attend the 4th Annual Cavalier Invitational in Durham, North Carolina on January 12-15, 2018. Students will miss only one day from school since Monday, January 15th is a holiday.
Accommodations will be at the LaQuinta Inn and Suites in Durham Chapel Hill, Durham, North Carolina at $89.00 per night. The tournament will take place at Durham Academy Upper School in Durham, NC. An approved vendor, Magic Carpet Ride, will provide transportation at a cost of $5,817.00. Funds will be raised through approved fund raisers to cover the cost of registration fees and bus expenses. All meals will be paid by students and chaperones. No student will be denied participation due to lack of funds. THERE WILL BE NO COST TO THE DISTRICT.
Approve the Satellite High School Speech and Debate Team, eighteen students, two teachers, and five A+ volunteer/chaperones, to travel and attend the 4th Annual Cavalier Invitational in Durham, North Carolina from January 12 - 15, 2018.
Consent w/o Information - 10/24/2017
Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for Field Trips
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Legal Counsel Review
Mark Elliott, Principal, Satellite High School, (321) 779-2000
Dr. Stephanie Soliven, Assistant Superintendent, Secondary Leading and Learning, (321) 633-1000 Ext. 300
Attachment: Satellite HS - Speech and Debate Itinerary - Durham, NC.pdf