11-17-2009 Organization of the Board-Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #45


Title
Ed Options/Blue Ridge International Academy Agreement for Department of Juvenile Justice sites

Discussion
This is an agreement for Virtual School instruction for our 5 Department of Juvenile Justice sites:  Frances Walker Halfway House, Brevard Group Treatment Home, AMIkids Space Coast, Inc. (aka:  Space Coast Marine), Crosswinds/Rainwater for Girls, and Brevard Regional Juvenile Detention Center.  This option for students has been approved for payment through the Title I, Part D Grant.  Students may use Ed Options for credit retrieval, credit advancement, Advanced Placement Classes and classes requiring a teaching certificate in a field other than what is available at the site.

Recommendation
Approve the agreement between Brevard Public Schools and Ed Options/Blue Ridge International Academy.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 11/17/2009
Consent after Information12/8/2009

Authority for Action
F.S. 1002.45

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Grant

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
09/103000.00Yes42210254100025100312103

Contact
Sue Carver, Principal of Alternative Sites, 723-2677 x14501


Attachment:  Blue Ridge Intl Academy Agreement.pdf