11-17-2009 Organization of the Board-Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #13


Title
R.L. Stevenson Elementary School for the Arts- Arts Achieve! Schools Award

Discussion

The Florida Alliance for Art Education (FAAE) awarded Robert Louis Stevenson School for the Arts the Arts Achieve! Schools award.  Arts Achieve! Schools are recognized for a three-year period. Schools that apply for this recognition undergo a comprehensive review by a committee of experts. Schools who provide an outstanding application portfolio receive an on-site visit to finalize the selection process.

Arts Achieve! Schools offer exemplary arts programs, exemplary arts integration programs, exemplary instructional settings, outstanding community connections, or other factors that make them "worth" attention and visiting. These schools have agreed to open their doors to visitors who wish to enhance and/or affirm their arts education practices. Schools provide informational updates on an annual basis.



Recommendation
Recognize Robert Louis Stevenson School for the Arts for receiving the Arts Achieve! Schools award.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 11/17/2009

Authority for Action
FS 1001.41

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
Christine Davis, Director District Communications, x796