|DATE:||Tuesday, September 6, 2016|
|TO:||School Board Members|
|FROM:||Jeff Eakins, Superintendent|
|SUBJECT / RECOMMENDATIONS|
|Approve Activities Calendar for Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) – 2016/2017|
|The JROTC activities calendar is developed and presented for School Board approval each year. A list of JROTC co-curricular activities from September 7, 2016 through January 31, 2017 is attached.
Approval of this calendar allows students to participate in related JROTC in-county and out-of-county activities for 27 high schools and 1 career center.
|• Improve the high school graduation rate • Provide a student-centered learning environment that engages every child|
|FINANCIAL IMPACT (Budgeted: No)|
|Fees for these activities will be funded by school internal accounts, military budget, and JROTC budget - Project 6200. Participation fees may be per school or per student depending on the activity.|
|Over 5,000 students participated in JROTC during the 2015/2016 school year. Activities will be evaluated by the program supervisor based on the number of students participating and the impact on student achievement.|
|SUBMITTED BY: Christopher Jargo, Director, Career and Technical Education|
|Warren S. Brooks||Van Ayres|
|Workforce Connections Officer, Workforce Connections
|Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20160906_777 (Board Meeting followed by Public Hearing) * Section C Item# 11.03|