12-13-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31

Bayside High School NJROTC Trip to Kings Bay, Georgia


Bayside High School NJROTC is requesting School Board approval to conduct a field trip to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia; Naval Station Mayport, Florida; Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida; Jacksonville University; and Coast Guard Station Jacksonville, Florida, on January 18-21, 2012.

Forty cadets and five adult chaperones (both male and female) plan to travel by charter bus.  The participants be staying at La Quinta Inn, Butler Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL, on the nights of January 18, 19, and 20.  The cadets will be in uniform while at NSB Kings Bay and NS Mayport.

The group plans to leave Bayside HIgh School at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, and return at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 21.  Two school days will be missed (January 19 and 20).  The cost will be $180 per cadet.  The cadets will conduct fundraising activities during September-December to defer individual expenses.  There will be no cost to the school or school district to conduct this field trip.


Approve the field trip request by Bayside High School NJROTC to travel to Kings Bay, Georgia, and Jacksonville, FL, on January 18-21, 2012.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 11/22/2011
Consent after Information12/13/2011

Authority for Action
Procedures & Criteria for Field Trips

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom

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

Cost Center


Robin L. Novelli, Principal, Bayside High School -- 321-956-5000

Lt. Col. Robert Livingston, Bayside High NJROTC Instructor -- 321-956-5000

Mark W. Mullins, South Area Superintendent -- 321-254-0340

Attachment:  Bayside High School NJROTC Trip - Kings Bay, Georgia January 2012.pdf