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District School Board of Pasco County
7227 Land O' Lakes Boulevard. Land O' Lakes, Florida 34638 - 813/794-2000

Kurt S. Browning, Superintendent of Schools           www.pasco.k12.fl.us





Contact:

Lizette R. Alexander, Director
Educational Choice
(813)794-2774

DATE: 6/4/2013 9:30:00 AM
   
TO: HONORABLE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS
   
FROM:
Kurt S. Browning, Superintendent of Schools
Amelia Van Name Larson, Asst. Superintendent for Student Achievement
   
SUBJECT:       Academy At The Farm 2013-2014 School Year Student Enrollment

Introduction:

Pursuant to F.S. 1002.33(10)(h) and (i), the capacity of the charter school shall be determined annually by the governing board, in conjunction with the sponsor, of the charter school in consideration of the factors identified in this subsection unless the charter school is designated as a high-performing charter school pursuant to F.S. 1002.331. 

Description:

Academy At The Farm is designated as a high-performing charter school.  In accordance with F.S. 1002.331, the school may increase enrollment by up to 15% annually. 
 
The school has requested an annual student enrollment of 419 for the 2013-2014 school year.  The school's charter contract, approved in 2002, does not designate an annual student enrollment.
 
Strategic Focus: Prepare students for global citizenship.
Strategic Plan Goal: All students will meet or exceed high academic standards.
 


Action Requested:

The staff requests approval of a maximum enrollment of 419 students at Academy At The Farm for the 2013-2014 school year.

Recommendation:

The staff respectfully requests School Board approval of a maximum enrollment of 419 students at Academy At The Farm for the 2013-2014 school year.