Agenda Item #59
E-Rate Funding Year 16 (2013-2014) Request for Services
Brevard Public Schools will be applying for priority one Internet and Telecommunications discounts for E-Rate Funding Year 16. The E-Rate funding year is from July 01, 2013 - June 30, 2014. The application submission deadline not currently announced is estimated to March 19, 2013.
District-wide eligible service discounts are estimated to be 63% or about $1,100,000. Actual discount eligibility percentage will be calculated at the time of application and weighted against the State’s official free and reduced lunch data. Board Resolution for those services approved by the Schools and Libraries Division (SLD) will be requested after application review and funding approvals which typically occurs in the June time frame.
Approve application submittal of E-Rate funding discount requests for Funding Year 16 (2013-2014).
Information - 11/20/2012
Consent after Information12/11/2012
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Gino Butto, Assistant Superintendent, Educational Technology
Thomas Fitzgerald, District Network Engineer, Technology Coordinator, Educational Technology