Teaching and Learning
|DATE:||Tuesday, April 18, 2017|
|TO:||School Board Members|
|FROM:||Jeff Eakins, Superintendent|
|SUBJECT / RECOMMENDATIONS|
|Recognition of the Finalists and Winners of the 2016/2017 Hillsborough County 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest (Office of Teaching and Learning)|
|On March 8, 2017, 16 Hillsborough County Public Schools fourth and fifth grade students competed in the 2016/2017 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest District Finals. Six students were awarded first, second, and third place: two students received honorable mention; and eight students were finalists. There were approximately 13,000 fourth and fifth grade students from 82 elementary schools that competed in school-level competitions.
We are proud to recognize our top winners for their accomplishments.
|• Improve the high school graduation rate|
|FINANCIAL IMPACT (Budgeted: No)|
|This agenda item is for recognition and has no financial impact to the district.|
|SUBMITTED BY: Barbara B. Hancock, Instructional Leadership Director, Elementary|
|Deborah Cook||Dr. Alberto Vázquez|
|Chief Academic Officer, Office of Teaching and Learning
|Chief of Staff
|Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20170418_810 (Board Recognition Meeting) * Section A Item# 03|