Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 4/17/2018 - 5:00 PM
Category: Study/Action Items
Type: Info/Action
Subject: Ascent Classical Academy Land Request (35 minutes)
End Statements:
Enclosure: Attachment #1: ACA DCSD School Board Presentation Meridian Village
File Attachment:
ACA DougCo School Board Presentation Meridian Village.pdf
Summary : Discussion with the Long Range Planning Committee (LRPC) and Ascent Classical Academy regarding a request from Ascent for a DCSD dedicated school site in Meridian Village, Douglas County.

Ascent Classical Academy made a presentation to the LRPC at the March 7, 2018 LRPC meeting requesting the use of a dedicated school site in Meridian Village,Douglas County, beginning in the 2019-20 school year. The LRPC is referring this issue to the DCSD Board for consideration and a decision.

State statute (CRS 22-30.5- 104(7.5)(a)) allows a charter school to request unused or underused land or facilities from the District for use by the charter. Ascent Classical Academy has presented this request to the LRPC. By mandate, the Board should make a decision on this request and, if denied, must provide the rationale for the denial decision to the applicant in writing.

LRPC will present for 10 minutes; Ascent will present for 10 minutes; 15 minute Q&A/Discussion
Funding:
Recommendation: Motion to approve or deny the Meridian Village site request from Ascent Classical Academy.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Gautam Sethi - Chief Technology Officer and Acting Chief Operating Officer
Signed By:
Erin J. Kane - Interim Superintendent APPROVED AS TO FORM BY THE SUPERINTENDENT
Vote Results: