Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 2/7/2024 - 6:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 14.6 Review and Potential Ratification of the Submission of the Proposal (RFP) for Head Start for Teens Grant for Crossroads
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1:
All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and career.
File Attachment:
Summary: Staff is requesting ratification of the submission of the RFP to reapply for the Head Start for Teens Grant for provide childcare for children of students attending Crossroads Small Continuation High School for pregnant and parenting teens. The grant would continue to pay for a licensed Marriage, Family Therapist (MFT) to provide intensive counseling and case management for students and families for the 2021-22 school year. Currently, this counseling support costs $73,000 and is co-funded by the FACT, Head Start, and the Quest Grant. The renewal for the Quest Grant is for $36,500.
Funding: $125,400
Fiscal Impact
Recommendation: Move to approve the ratification for submission of RFP for Head Start for Teens grant for Crossroads.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Samantha Allen - Director of Secondary Schools
Signed By:
Jennifer Sachs - Chief, Educational Services
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Keisha Nzewi Moved, Member Debra Mason seconded to approve the Original motion 'Move to approve the ratification for submission of RFP for Head Start for Teens grant for Crossroads.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
Debra Mason     Yes
Linda Mayo     Yes
Keisha Nzewi     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes
Erin McFerrin     Yes