Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/5/2019 - 6:00 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Continuation Agreement with Equal Opportunity Schools
Strategic Plans:
Strategic Goal 2
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
Springfield School District 186- 2019-20 EOS Collaboration Agreement.pdf
Summary:
Funding: Title II
Approved in original budget or revised budget yes
Funds currently available in specified line item yes
If not currently available in line item, where are funds available
Resolution: WHEREAS, Springfield Public School District 186 is committed to continuously improving the quality of educational opportunity and achievement for students; and

WHEREAS, Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) is qualified and experienced in helping schools identify and upgrade students who can succeed in Advanced Placement courses but are not yet enrolled; and

WHEREAS, Springfield Public Schools and EOS commit to closing participation gaps in Advanced Placement courses, raise Advanced Placement performance, and develop structures for sustainability; and

WHEREAS, this agreement also includes opportunities to partner with other like districts and schools to collaborate and learn best practices;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the agreement with Equal Opportunity Schools for the 2019-2020 school year for a total cost of $76,500.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Shelia Boozer - Director
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Scott McFarland Moved, Member Micah Miller seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS, Springfield Public School District 186 is committed to continuously improving the quality of educational opportunity and achievement for students; and

WHEREAS, Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) is qualified and experienced in helping schools identify and upgrade students who can succeed in Advanced Placement courses but are not yet enrolled; and

WHEREAS, Springfield Public Schools and EOS commit to closing participation gaps in Advanced Placement courses, raise Advanced Placement performance, and develop structures for sustainability; and

WHEREAS, this agreement also includes opportunities to partner with other like districts and schools to collaborate and learn best practices;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the agreement with Equal Opportunity Schools for the 2019-2020 school year for a total cost of $76,500.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Judith Johnson     Yes
Scott McFarland     Yes
Michael Zimmers     Yes
Anthony Mares     Yes
Micah Miller     Yes