Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/23/2021 - 6:00 PM
Category: Program & Instruction - Votes
Type: Action
Subject: 14.11 Approval of a advanced academic achievement secondary school partnership program and syllabus between NJIT and the Newark Board of Education to provide Engineering Graphics and Applied Computer Aided Design Classes at West Side High School.
Strategic Plans:
Priority 2.6
2.6 Ensure curricula for college and career programs are executed with fidelity across all schools, increase the integration of academic core instruction into Career and Technological Education (CTE) programs of study, and provide higher education and internship opportunities.
Enclosure
File Attachment:
Summary: Whereas, NJIT has agreed to offer college credit courses at West Side High School in Engineering Graphics and Applied Computer Aided Design. Whereas, students who have successfully completed the 10th or 11th grade with an overall GPA of a B or better, including course prerequisites, may be permitted to enroll in these college credit courses. Whereas, the agreement is for the school years 2021-22, 2022-23 and 2023-24.
Funding : The total amount of payment by the Newark Board of Education shall not exceed $15,000.
Recommendation to the Board: Now therefore, be it resolved that the Newark Board of Education approve this Advanced Academic Achievement Secondary School Program, including syllabus, between NJIT and the Newark Board of Education to offer Engineering Graphics and Applied Computer Aided Design courses at West Side High School.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Mary Ann Reilly - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:
Nicole T. Johnson - Deputy Superintendent
Signed By:
Brenda Liss - General Counsel
Signed By:
Roger León - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member A'Dorian Murray-Thomas Moved, Member Dawn Haynes seconded to approve the Original motion 'Now therefore, be it resolved that the Newark Board of Education approve this Advanced Academic Achievement Secondary School Program, including syllabus, between NJIT and the Newark Board of Education to offer Engineering Graphics and Applied Computer Aided Design courses at West Side High School.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Josephine Garcia     Yes
Flohisha Johnson     Yes
Dawn Haynes     Yes
Asia J. Norton     Yes
A'Dorian Murray-Thomas     Yes
Hasani Council     Yes
Vereliz Santana     Yes