Mission Statement

Welcome to Jackson Heights Middle School where we are "Leading by Example." At Jackson Heights , our goal is to provide quality instruction to ensure that our students are readied for success in the future. We must partner together in their education to reach that objective. As an A+ rated school in the state of Florida, we are proud to provide an exceptional education in Seminole County. Our school compliments its superior academic program with refreshing, effective and lively electives. 

Our mission is to personalize education for individual student success.



Contact Information

Jackson Heights Middle School
41 Academy Avenue
Oviedo, FL 32765

 

Main Number
407-320-4550

 

Fax Number
407-320-4599

 

Student Hours
9:20-3:55

 

Office Hours
8:15-4:15

 

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Public Notice

NOTICE OF MEETING The Business Advisory Board will meet on the following date at 6:00 PM at Seminole High 9 th Grade Center, 21 Lakeview Dr., Sanford, FL 32773 Thursday, November 7, 2019. The purpose of the meeting will be the regular monthly meeting to discuss district business. If you wish to obtain a copy of the agenda, please contact Amy Goff at 407-320-0232. Persons with disabilities requiring assistance to attend the meeting should contact Boyd Karns at 407.320.0321, TDD 407.320.0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800.955-8770. NOTICE: If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105.

NOTICE OF MEETING INSURANCE & WELLNESS COMMITTEE OF THE SEMINOLE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD The Insurance & Wellness Committee will meet on Monday, November 4, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. at the Educational Support Center, 400 East Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford Florida 32773 in the Board Room. The purpose of the meeting will be to conduct the committee’s monthly general meeting. If you wish to obtain a copy of the agenda please contact Dawn Bontz, Director of Employee Benefits and Wellness, at 407/320-0070. Persons with disabilities requiring assistance to attend the meeting should contact Boyd Karns, 407/320-0097, TDD 407/320-0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800/955-8770. NOTICE: If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105.

NOTICE OF SHORT LIST MEETING The Purchasing Department has a Short List Meeting on November 05, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. The location is 400 East Lake Mary Blvd., Sanford, Florida 32773 in Conference Room 306 for RFP# 19200022P-CO Professional Legislative Advocacy Services. If you wish to obtain a copy of the documents, please contact Cheryl Olson, Director of Purchasing and Distribution Services, 407-320-0243. Persons with disabilities requiring assistance to attend the meeting should contact Boyd Karns, 407-320-0321, TDD 407-320-0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800-955-8770. Notice: If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, That person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105.


NOTICE OF MEETING The Purchasing Department has a Bid Opening on October 22, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. The location is 400 East Lake Mary Blvd., Sanford, Florida 32773 in Conference Room 308 for RFP# 19200022P-CO Professional Legislative Advocacy Services. If you wish to obtain a copy of the documents, please contact Cheryl Olson, Director of Purchasing and Distribution Services, 407-320-0243. Persons with disabilities requiring assistance to attend the meeting should contact Boyd Karns, 407-320- 0321, TDD 407-320-0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800-955-8770. Notice: If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105.



NOTICE OF MEETING The Purchasing Department has a Bid Opening on October 29, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. The location is 400 East Lake Mary Blvd., Sanford, Florida 32773 in Conference Room 308 for ITB# 19200018B-RC Tree Trimming & Removal Services. If you wish to obtain a copy of the documents, please contact Cheryl Olson, Director of Purchasing and Distribution Services, 407-320-0243. Persons with disabilities requiring assistance to attend the meeting should contact Boyd Karns, 407-320-0321, TDD 407-320-0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800-955-8770. Notice: If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105.



NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT POLICY AGENCY: The School Board of Seminole County, Florida. TITLE OF POLICY: Student Progression Plan PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose for amending this policy is to align the content to reflect changes in state statutes and update the plan for the 2019-2020 school. STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 1001.41, 1001.42, 1001.43, F.S. LAWS IMPLEMENTED: 1001.49, & 1001.51, F.S. Public Comment/Preliminary Approval for Advertising: September 24, 2019 Final Adoption: October 29, 2019 Initial notice of intent to amend policy was published in the newspaper on September 1, 2019. Any affected person may request that the Board conduct a public hearing pursuant to § 120.54(3)(c), Fla. Stat. by filing a request on or before 21 days after the publication of this notice with Jill Mahramus, Clerk of the School Board, Educational Support Center, 400 E. Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. All meetings will be held at the Educational Support Center, 400 East Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. The person to be contacted for a copy of the proposed policy is Ms. Grace Gonzalez, Executive Secretary to the Deputy Superintendent, Seminole County Public Schools, 400 E. Lake Mary Blvd., 32773. Contact information via email is grace_gonzalez@scps.k12.fl.us or by phone (407) 320-0006. Persons requiring accommodations under ADA/504 should contact Mr. Boyd E. Karns, Jr., at (407) 320- 0321, TDD (407) 320-0273, Florida Relay (v) (800) 955-8770 or email boyd_karns@scps.k12.fl.us at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based, F.S. 286.0105. To be run: 9/29/19 

NOTICE OF POLICY AMENDMENT/DEVELOPMENT POLICY WORKSESSION THE SCHOOL BOARD OF SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA TITLE OF POLICY: 1420.02, 3420.02 and 4420.02 Voluntary Sick Leave Bank PURPOSE AND EFFECT: To revise the district’s voluntary sick leave policy to address eligibility requirements for employee participation. TITLE OF POLICY: 4430.06 Vacation Leave PURPOSE AND EFFECT: To revise the district’s vacation leave policy for support staff who are employed in twelve (12) month positions. TITLE OF PROPOSED POLICY: Medical Marijuana PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose of this policy is to create a rule to comply with the mandate regarding student use of medical marijuana. STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 1001.41, 1001.42, 1001.43 F.S. LAWS IMPLEMENTED: F.S. 381.96, 381.986, 1001.41, 1001.43, 1006.062(8), 1011.60)3), 1012.22, 1012.22(27), 1012.23, 1012.61, 1012.65 Article X, Section 29, Constitution of the State of Florida A policy development work session will be noticed in the newspaper and the Board’s website to be held on October 29, 2019. The work session will be held at 2:00 p.m. in the School Board meeting room, located at the Educational Support Center, 400 East Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. The person to be contacted regarding the proposed policy amendment and a copy of a preliminary draft, if available, is Jill Mahramus., School Board Clerk, Seminole County Public Schools, 400 E. Lake Mary Blvd., 32773. Contact information via email is jill_mahramus@scps.k12.fl.us and by phone (407)-320-0241. The preliminary text of the proposed policy amendment is or will be available at no charge from the contact person listed above. If any person appearing before the school board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision of the school board, that person will need a record of the proceedings. For that purpose, the person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which an appeal is to be based as required by § 286.0105. Any person who wishes to provide information regarding a statement of estimated regulatory costs, or provide a proposal for a lower cost regulatory alternative must do so in writing within 21 days of this notice. It is not expected the proposed rule will require legislative ratification. To be run: 10/13/19

NOTICE OF POLICY ADOPTION THE SCHOOL BOARD OF SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA TITLE OF POLICY: Policy 6840-Audit Committee PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose for revising this policy is to align the content to reflect changes in state statute, to delete unnecessary language, and to amend and conform policy language to best practices. STATUTORY AUTHORITY: F.S. 1001.41(1)(2), 1001.42, 1001.43, 1012.23, 1001.32. LAWS IMPLEMENTED: F.S. 218.391 Public Comment/Preliminary Approval for Advertising: September 24, 2019. Final Adoption: November 19, 2019. Initial notice of intent to amend/develop policy was published in the newspaper on September 8, 2019. Any affected person may request that the Board conduct a public hearing pursuant to § 120.54(3)(c), Fla. Stat. by filing a written request on or before 21 days after the publication of this notice with Jill Mahramus, Clerk to the School Board, Educational Support Center, 400 E. Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. A copy of the revised policy may be obtained from Jill Mahramus, Clerk to the School Board, jill_mahramus@scps.k12.fl.us, phone: 407/320-0241, fax: 407/320-0281, TDD 407/320-0273 or Florida Relay (v) 800/955- 8770. Any person requiring a special accommodation to participate in any meeting above noticed because of a disability should contact Boyd E. Karns Jr., 407-320-0198; TDD (407) 320-0275; or FLA Relay (800) 955-8770 at 48 hours in advance of the meeting to make appropriate arrangements. If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. F.S. 286.0105. To be run: 10/13/19

NOTICE OF POLICY ADOPTION THE SCHOOL BOARD OF SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA POLICY TITLE: Policy 5120.01 Revision of School Attendance Zones PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The School Board seeks to revise the school attendance zones through an Administrative Rezoning of English Estate and Altamonte elementary schools to insure balanced school enrollment as a result of a proposed new residential development. The proposed development will be known as the Oxford Place Apartments (currently the Jai Alai Fronton area), addressed at 6405 S US Hwy 17-92, that is located on the southeast corner of SR 17-92 and SR 436. The property currently has no residential permits issued at this time. The area will be incorporated into Altamonte Elementary School. POLICYMAKING AUTHORITY: 1001.41, 1001.42, F.S., Article IX, Florida Constitution LAW IMPLEMENTED: 1001.41, 1001.42, 1001.43, 1001.51, 1002.31, 1002.38, 1003.03, F.S. Public Comment/Preliminary Approval for Advertising: October 8, 2019. Final Adoption: November 19, 2019. Initial notice of intent to amend policy was published in the newspaper on September 22, 2019. Any affected person may request that the Board conduct a public hearing pursuant to § 120.54(3)(c), Fla. Stat. by filing a request on or before 21 days after the publication of this notice with Jill Mahramus, Clerk of the School Board, Educational Support Center, 400 E. Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. All meetings will be held at the Educational Support Center, 400 East Lake Mary Boulevard, Sanford, Florida 32773. The representative groups are: district level staff members including, but not limited to the Director of Project Management and Facilities Planning (Richard LeBlanc) and the educational level Executive Director (s). The person to be contacted regarding the policy amendment: Richard LeBlanc, Director of Project Management and Facilities Planning, 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford, FL 32773-7127, leblanrz@scps.us., (407) 320-0560. Persons requiring accommodations under ADA/504 should contact Mr. Boyd E. Karns, Jr., at (407) 320-0321, TDD (407) 320-0273, Florida Relay (v) (800) 955-8770 or email boyd_karns@scps.k12.fl.us at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based, F.S. 286.0105. To be run 10/13/19

Seminole County Public Schools
Regular Meeting
9/24/2019 5:30 PM
Board Room
400 E. Lake Mary Blvd.   Sanford, FL 32773
Downloads:
 Agenda  Agenda Packet
I. Call to Order
A. Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance
B. Roll Call
C. Acknowledgement of Seminole County Association of Student Councils Representatives, PTA or SAC Representatives, and BAB Representatives in Attendance
D. Agenda Modifications -- Superintendent
E. Agenda Modifications-- School Board Members
1. Items selected for removal:
2. Items selected for clarifying questions:
3. Items selected for separate consideration:
F. Approval of Agenda Outline
II. Presentations/Recognition
A. SCPS Veteran of the Month
B. Administrator Introduction
C. Idyllwilde Elementary Hero RecognitionAddendum Item
III. School/District Highlights
A. Focused on Student Achievement
IV. Public Comments
V. Consent Agenda
A. Minutes Approval
1. Minutes of Aug 13, 2019 5:30 PM
2. Minutes of Sep 10, 2019 5:15 PM
3. Minutes of Sep 10, 2019 5:30 PM
B. Calendar
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a. Important Dates 2019
C. July 30, 2019 Joint Work Session with the Seminole County Board of County Commissioners Summary
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D. August 2, 2019 Superintendent's Deep Dive Work Session Summary
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E. August 13, 2019 Legislative Priorities Work Session Summary
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F. Personnel Recommendations
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a. Instructional Personnel Recommendations - 9.24.19
b. Educational Support Personnel Recommendations - 9.24.19
c. Temporary Duty Out of State Recommendations - 9.24.19
G. Personnel Recommendations
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a. Instructional Personnel Recommendations for9242019
b. Educational Support Personnel Recommendations for9242019
c. Temporary Duty Out of State Recommendations for 09242019
H. Job Description - Clerk Facilities
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a. Clerk_Facilities
I. The Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools - Board of Directors for 2019-2020
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J. 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 SEA Bargaining Unit Contracts
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a. 2019-2021 SEA Bargaining Agreement.FINAL
K. 2019-2020 SEA Salary Schedule
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a. 2019-2020 Final SEA Salary Schedule
L. Inventory Removals
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a. Executive Summary of Inventory Removals - 20190924
M. Final Budget Amendments for February thru June 2019
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a. Final Board Budget Amendment Report Narrative
b. Final Board Budget Amendment Report
N. Amended Request for Proposal 19200022P-CO - Professional Legislative Advocacy Services
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O. Bid Award: 18190162B-LL - Disposable Cafeteria Supplies
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a. 18190162B-LL - Award Summary
P. Invitation to Bid Award: 19200008B-RC - Engineered Wood Fiber for Playgrounds
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a. Tab Summary
Q. Bid Utilization: #19200005PB-WRS - Bank of America Purchasing Card Program Services
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a. 19200005PB-WRS - Bank of America P-Card Agreement
R. Bid Utilization: State of Florida Contract #25101600-16-1- Medium and Heavy Duty Trucks
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S. Invitation to Bid Award: 18190118B-RC - HVAC Original Equipment Manufacturer Parts
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a. 18190118B-RC - Award Summary
T. Invitation to Bid Award: 19200019B-RC - HVAC Control Systems Repairs and Upgrades
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a. 19200019B-RC - Award Summary
U. Invitation to Bid #18190113B-YD - Winter Springs Transportation Generator Replacement
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a. 18190113B-YD Bid Recommendation Letter_2019-09-12
V. Rescind & Re-Award Invitation to Bid: 19200001B-BN - Audio Visual Equipment & Supplies, Computer Charging Stations, & Commercial TV's
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a. 19200001B-BN - Rescind and Re-Award
W. Request for Statement of Qualifications Ranking and Agreement Approval: 18190154RFQ-YD - Construction Management at Risk Services for Milwee Middle School Gymnasium Replacement and Central Energy Plant Upgrades
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a. ClancyTheys FINAL-CM Agrmt08222019
X. Agreement Amendment 1: Invitation to Bid # 18190012B-RS - Microsoft Azure Cloud Services
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a. 18190012B-A1-RS - First Amendment
Y. Agreement Amendment: SA-1718-180-A2-BN - United Data Technologies - Aerohive Renewal License, Support and Maintenance
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a. SA-1718-180-A2-BN - Second Amendment UDT
Z. Agreement: SA-1920-106 WRS- Agitech Solutions, Inc.
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a. SA-1920-106-WRS - Agitech Solutions Agreemnet
AA. Agreement Second Amendment: 14150025I-A2-WRS - Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
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a. 1415000252-A2-WRS - Wells Fargo Amendment 2
AB. Agreement Amendment 5: SA-1617-284-A5-WRS - Heartland - MySchoolBucks Payment Processing
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a. SA-1617-284-A5-WRS - Heartland Amendment 5
AC. Agreements: 18190066RFQ-YD - District Wide Geotechnical and Material Testing Services
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a. 18190066RFQ-YD - Ardaman and Associates
b. 18190066RFQ-YD - GEC
c. 18190066RFQ-YD - Universal
AD. Addendums To Agreements: 17180091RFQ-YD - Architectural Continuing Contract Services
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a. 17180091RFQ-A2-YD-BAKER BARRIOS
b. 17180091RFQ-A2-YD-HUNTONBRADY
c. 17180091RFQ-A2-YD-KMA DESIGN
d. 17180091RFQ-A2-YD-SCHENKELSCHULTZ
e. 17180091RFQ-A2-YD-ZYSCOVICH
AE. Request to Approve Emergency Purchase Orders: #0002315597 to Accuair, #0002315611 to Carrier Enterprise and #0002315613 to Trane U.S., Inc.
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a. EPO #0002315597 Accuair
b. EPO #0002315611 Carrier
c. EPO #0002315613 Trane
AF. Certification of Pre-Qualified General Contractors
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AG. Seminole High School Edward Blacksheare 9th Grade Center Cooling Towers Replacement - Approval of Construction Documents and Amendment 10 with Heard Construction, Inc
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a. Amendment No. 10
AH. Altamonte ES Fire Alarm Upgrade- Approval of Construction Documents
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AI. Middle School Stem Labs 2019 Project: Final Acceptance & Release of Retainage
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a. DW MS Stem Labs Final
AJ. Lake Brantley HS Additions & Renovations Phase 3 Amendment 2 Dining Room Project: Reduction of Retainage
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a. LBHS Phase 3 Amendment 2
AK. Carillon ES Chiller Replacement Project: Final Acceptance & Release of Retainage
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a. Carillon ES Chiller Final
AL. Forest City Elementary School Entry Project: Reduction of Retainage
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a. FCE Entry Mod. Reduction
AM. 2019-2020 Student Progression Plan: Preliminary Approval and Permission to Advertise
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a. SPP Change Table
b. SPP 9.13AM
AN. 2019-2020 Uniform Statewide Assessment Calendar
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a. 19-20 K-12 Uniform Assessment Calendar
AO. Instructional Materials Adoption Plan
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a. Gap Instructional Materials Estimated Cost 19-20
AP. Reading Endorsement Add-On Certification Program
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a. Reading Comp 1-5 Matrixes
AQ. Pathways to Career Opportunity Grant
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AR. Computer Science Certification Grant
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AS. PSI High
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AT. Memorandum of Understanding for the Great Start Program - School Board of Seminole County and the Florida Department of Health in Seminole County
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a. MOU Great Start
AU. Memorandum of Understanding with Volunteers for Community Impact
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a. MOU with RSVP
AV. Field Trip Request
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AW. Resolution 2019-09- Student Crime Watch Program
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a. Resolution 19-09-Student Crime Watch Program
AX. Personnel Recommendations - AddendumAddendum Item
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a. Personnel Recommendations Addendum
AY. Agreement: SA-1920-92-BN - West Interactive Services CorporationAddendum Item
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a. SA-1920-92-BN - West Interactive Services Final
AZ. Winter Springs Transportation Generator Replacement Grant: Approval of Construction DocumentsAddendum Item
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BA. Emergency Response PlanAddendum Item
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BB. Kids House AgreementAddendum Item
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a. Interagency Agreement 2019 signed by CBC
b. Investigative Protocol Draft 2019-2020
VI. Items Removed for Separate Consideration
VII. Unfinished Business
VIII. New Business
A. 2020 Legislative Priorities
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a. 2020 Legislative Priorities (final)
B. Resolution 2019-06 Authorizing Reimbursement for the Proceeds of Anticipated Tax Exempt Obligation
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a. Reimbursement Resolution
IX. Superintendent's Report
A. 2019 Superintendent's Evaluation
B. Change Orders Approved Pursuant To Board Policy 6345
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a. Change Order Backup SI
C. Monthly Grants Report
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a. Monthly Grants Report as of Sept 1
D. New Educator Conference 2019
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E. Power of You 2019
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F. Hispanic Heritage Month 2019Addendum Item
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X. Board Committee Update/Board Member Comments