11-19-2013 Organization of the Board with Oath and Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #34


Title
School Year Calendar Standards and the 2014-15 School Year Calendar

Discussion

Adjustments in the start date have been made in accordance with Chapters 1000-1013, including Section 1001.42(4)(f) F.S. for the opening of schools in the district to be no earlier than 14 days prior to Labor Day.

Changes in the School Year Calendar Standards have been made to reflect changes in the proposed calendar.



Recommendation

Recommend approval of Calendar A for 2014-2015 school year (Late Start).

Contingency calendar has been created as discussed at the October 22, 2013 School Board Meeting.  Calendar B (Early Start) will be brought back to the Board if legislation changes and an early start is permitted by March 15, 2014. 



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 10/22/2013
Consent after Information11/19/2013

Authority for Action
FS 1003.621

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

Dr. Jane Respess, Director of Educational Leadership and Professional Development, x240

Debra Pace, Associate Superintendent of Human Resources, x200




Attachment:  Standards for Later Start Calendar Draft 2014-2015 10-18-13.pdf
Attachment:  Draft A (Late Start) 2014-2015.pdf
Attachment:  Draft B (Earlly Start) 2014-2015.pdf