AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE LIFE CHANGING EXPERIENCES SCHOOL PILOT PROGRAM FOR THE 2019-2021 FISCAL BIENNIUM.
Requires the Department of Instruction (DPI) to establish the Life Changing Experiences School Pilot Program (pilot) for the 2019-2021 fiscal biennium. Requires DPI to contract with the Children and Parent Resource Group, Inc., to design, implement, and evaluate a two-year pilot beginning with the 2019-20 school year. Requires the pilot to be for students in grades six through 11 in four specified local school administrative units. Specifies program themes that are to be included in the pilot. Requires an initial report on the pilot by March 1, 2020, and a final report by March 1, 2021, to the specified NCGA committee and division.
Appropriates $360,000 in nonrecurring funds from the General Fund to DPI for each year of the 2019-21 fiscal biennium to implement the act.
Effective July 1, 2019.