12-13-2016 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #47


Title
School Year Calendar Standards and the 2017-2018 School Year Calendar

Discussion
The calendar draft for 2017-2018 was made in accordance with HB 7069, which requires that the first day for students shall not be prior to August 10th. The calendar was vetted with representatives from elementary school, middle school, high school and district personnel including parents of current BPS students serving on the following committees: Calendar Committee, PDEC and Cabinet. Revisions in the School Year Calendar Standards have been made to reflect changes in the proposed calendar.

Recommendation
Staff recommends approval of the 2017-2018 calendar draft.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 12/13/2016
Consent after Information1/24/2017

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

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact
Ana Diaz, Director of Professional Learning and Development, ext. 240. Dr. Carol Kindt, Deputy Superintendent/Chief Human Resources Officer, ext. 200


Attachment:  2017-2018 Calendar to publish FINAL DRAFT.pdf
Attachment:  2016-17 CALENDAR STANDARDS Approved.pdf