School District of Clay County
Green Cove Springs, Florida
Teacher Inservice Center - Fleming Island High School 2233 Village Square Parkway Hearings for Special Actions regarding Students - 4:00 p.m. REGULAR MEETING - 7:00 p.m. Executive Session (Closed to the Public) - Immediately following the regular meeting to discuss matters pertaining to pending litigation.
October 18, 2007 Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #11

Item Title
C-11 Application for Developmental Disabilities Council Grant for the Social Inclusion Project at RHS, LAJH, and LJH for a total of $5,000.00.


The Developmental Disabilities Council is offering a grant to three schools, Ridgeview High, Lake Asbury Junior High, and Lakeside Junior High, to promote social inclusion,  It will fund community field trips, student assistance, school enhancement, including entrance fees, speakers or guest, "spirit" items such as club fees, prom expenses, etc.

The goal is to provide students with developmental disabilities and their general education peers opportunities to participate in activities together, even beyond the academic school day.  Other agencies, FDLRS, CARD, and FIN may also assist and provide training.

Recommended Action
The Superintendent recommends approval.

Financial Impact

This will support activities at the school with $1,300.00 for LAJH, $1,300.00 for LJH and $2,400.00 for RHS.

Submitted By
Dr. Daniel Becton, ESE Director

EXECUTIVE SESSION (Closed to the Public) to discuss matters pertaining to pending litigation. Attendees: Superintendent David Owens; Deputy Superintendent Denise Adams; Karen Bush, Board Assistant; Board Attorney Bruce Bickner; Sabrina Gaston, Board Attorney's Assistant; and School Board Members - Carol Vallencourt, Carol Studdard, Lisa Graham, Wayne Bolla, Charles Van Zant, Sr.