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AGENDA
SCHOOL BOARD OF HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA
School Board Recognition Meeting
901 East Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa


Tuesday, February 15, 2011  5:30 PM
Status Key
Approved A= Approved
Approved with modifications M= Approved, with modifications
Deferred D= Deferred
Not Approved N= Not Approved
Pending P=Pending

CALL TO ORDER
MOMENT OF SILENCE
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
ROLL CALL
BOARD GUIDELINES

RECOGNITIONS (Section C)

     
       
01R

Recognition of the Current 2010/2011 District and State Sports Champions for Middle and High Schools (Athletics Department - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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02

Recognition of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Essay Contest Winners and Teenz Ink 2010 Teen Short Story Writing Contest Winners (Middle School Education - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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03

Recognition of National Board Certified Teachers (Information and Technology Division)

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04

Recognition of Elisa Berson for School and Community Service (Student Services and Federal Programs Division)

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05

Recognition of Additional Hillsborough County Public Schools Receiving the Five Star School Award for the 2009/2010 School Year (Student Services and Federal Programs Division)

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06

Recognition of Hillsborough County High Schools with a Graduation Rate Above 90% (Secondary Education - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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07

Recognition of the Commercial Art Academy at Tampa Bay Technical High School for Achieving  the "Certified Academy" Status from the National Career Academy Coalition (Career and Technical Education - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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08a

Recognition of Rugby 4 Life for Their Contributions to the Implementation of Healthy Lifestyle Non-Traditional Physical Activities for K-12 Students in Hillsborough County Public Schools (Secondary Education - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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08b

Recognition of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) of Tampa for Their Contributions to the Instruction of Aquatic Safety to Students in Hillsborough County Public Schools (Elementary Education - Curriculum and Instruction Division)

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09

Recognition of the AmeriCorps Volunteers Serving the Hillsborough County Graduation Coach Program (Student Services and Federal Programs Division)

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10

Recognition of Suncoast for Kids Foundation Scholarship Summer and Fall 2010 Recipients (Human Resources Division)

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11

Recognition of Florida State Fair Authority Support of Education in Hillsborough County (Hillsborough Education Foundation)

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12

Recognition of McLane Middle School's Student Robotics Team, the VIBOTS, and their Teacher Michael Wilson (Administration Division)

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AUDIENCE COMMENTS   (At the conclusion of the meeting or immediately prior to the lunch break.)

ADJOURNMENT

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Article IX of the Florida Constitution states in part, "The education of children is a fundamental value of the people of the State of Florida. It is, therefore, a paramount duty of the state to make adequate provision for the education of all children residing within its borders." The Article also states that the educational system must be "uniform, efficient, safe, secure, and high-quality," and class size limits must be imposed. Pre-kindergarten learning opportunities must be made available. There must be a state university system.

Note:
  1. School Board Workshop, Friday, February 18, 2011, 2:00 PM, Raymond O. Shelton School Administrative Center, 901 East Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, Florida.
  2. Board Meeting, Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 3:00 PM, Raymond O. Shelton School Administrative Center, 901 East Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, Florida.
  3. Board Meeting, Tuesday, March 01, 2011, 3:00 PM, Raymond O. Shelton School Administrative Center, 901 East Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, Florida.

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