Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/5/2019 - 6:00 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Contract with Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)
Strategic Plans:
Strategic Goal 1
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
Summary: AVID is a system to prepare students for four-year college eligibility. Students who are capable of completing a college-prep curriculum, but may be falling short of their potential are provided with core components in the AVID elective which supports students that take the most rigorous classes. AVID’s teaching strategies, curriculum and trainings can be used school-wide starting as early as elementary school. During the 2019-2020, AVID will be provided in 10 elementary schools, 5 middle schools and the 3 high schools.
Funding:
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, AVID and Springfield Public School District 186 have previously signed an AVID agreement to support AVID programming; and

WHEREAS, schools wish to participate in the continued development of the AVID program for the 2019-20 school year;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the extension of the AVID Agreement for the 2019-20 school year for a total of $81,862 to be paid from budgeted funds and authorizes the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.
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, AVID and Springfield Public School District 186 have previously signed an AVID agreement to support AVID programming; and

WHEREAS, schools wish to participate in the continued development of the AVID program for the 2019-20 school year;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the extension of the AVID Agreement for the 2019-20 school year for a total of $81,862 to be paid from budgeted funds and authorizes the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.'. 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