10-24-2017 School Board Meeting & Public Hearing Policy 5517.01
Agenda Item #31


Title
Public Hearing Revision of School Board Policy 5517.01 Bullying and Harrassment

Discussion
The proposed amended policy changes will align BPS 5517.01 Bullying and Harassment policy with NEOLA policy and Florida Statute 1006.1747.   Distribution of safe schools funds provided to school districts is contingent upon and payable to school districts upon compliance with all reporting and investigation procedures as outlined in the Florida Statute 1006.1747 for bullying and harassment.


Recommendation
Hold a Public Hearing and Approve the amended BPS 5517.01 Bullying and Harassment Policy.


Meeting Date(s)
Information - 7/11/2017
Action - 8/8/2017
Public Hearing - 10/24/2017

Authority for Action
School Board Policy 0710 & Administrative Procedure Act Chapter 120 Florida Statute

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Legal Counsel Review
Yes
Review Date: 6/21/2017

Contact
Melissa G. Catechis, Director, Office of Students at Risk, ext. 567
Paula Ferrell, Resource Teacher, Office of Students at Risk, ext. 321



Attachment:  Clean New Proposed 5517.01.pdf
Attachment:  Current 5517 01( 2017)Brevard County.pdf
Attachment:  NEOLA 5517.01.pdf
Attachment:  Form B 5517.01.pdf
Attachment:  Track Changes 5517.01 8-3-17 (002).pdf