12-16-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #32


Title
Merritt Island High School wrestling tournament in Charleston, South Carolina

Discussion
The Merritt Island High School wrestling team is requesting permission to travel to and compete at the "Coastal Class" tournament in Charleston, South Carolina on December 21 -23, 2014.  This is the largest tournament in the Southeast and there will be college scouts in attendance.  The team consists of fourteen students.  There will be a minimum of eight chaperones consisting of School Board employees, assistant coaches, and fingerprinted parents.  The team will travel by registered vehicles.  The trip will be funded by various fundraisers.  There will be no cost to the District.  No school days will be missed. 

Recommendation
Approve Merritt Island High School wrestling team tournament in Charleston, South Carolina, December 21-23, 2014. 

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 11/18/2014
Consent after Information12/16/2014

Authority for Action
Procedures and Criteria for field trips

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

Mollie Vega, Principal, Merritt Island High School, 454-1000

Dr. Laura Rhinehart, North Area Superintendent, 269-3826




Attachment:  MIHS wrestling trip.pdf