The ABTE Parent-Teacher Committee (PTC) is sponsoring a Mom 2 Mom Sale on Sunday, June 3, 2012 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Admission is $1.00 per person. Tables for this event are available for rent.
Proceeds from the sale will go toward student activities, including the Year-End Family Picnic.
For additional information and for copies of the Table Rental Agreement Form, click here.
To help promote eating a healthy and nutrious breakfast each day, ABTE sponsored a Healthy Breakfast Contest. Several students and their families took part in this activity which is aimed at spreading the word that Breakfast is the most important meal of the day -- and that a healthy body is essential for a healthy mind. There were three different contest levels for each grade span: Milk Mustache Photo Contest (grades K-1); Healthy Breakfast Poster Contest (grades 2-3); and Healthy Breakfast Poetry Contest (grades 4-5). Thank you to Mr. Young for organizing this activity and for the students who submitted items to be judged.
Request for Proposal
Grant Writing and Evaluation Services for the Elementary Counseling Grant, Administered by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools
ACADEMY FOR BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY
DEARBORN, MI 48126
Submission Due Date: Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Academy for Business & Technology invites proposals from qualified licensed firms for evaluation services relative to the Elementary Counseling Grant, Administered by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools (the "Elementary Counseling Grant") for Academy for Business & Technology. Proposals are to be delivered by email to Nina.Jackson@leonagroup.com, or in person or by certified/express mail to Ms. Nina Jackson, Project Director, 4321 N. Military, Detroit, MI 48210. All proposals must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012 to be considered a responsive proposal. Academy for Business & Technology reserves the right to extend this deadline by providing a written addendum to the Request for Proposal.
Proposals submitted by facsimile will not be considered.
Academy for Business & Technology is requesting proposals for grant writing and evaluation services relative to the Elementary Counseling Grant. The delivery of these services is to be provided to each of four elementary charter school sites located in the City of Detroit, the same being Academy for Business & Technology, Pierre Toussaint Academy, Cesar Chavez Academy and Allen Academy.
Academy for Business & Technology will accept proposals delivered by email to Nina.Jackson@leonagroup.com, or in person or by certified/express mail to Ms. Nina Jackson, Project Director, 4321 N. Military, Detroit, MI 48210. All proposals must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012. Academy for Business & Technology reserves the right to overlook any technicalities and accept or reject any or all proposals that are in the best interest of Academy for Business & Technology.
The Request for Proposal (RFP) can be downloaded from the "News and Events" section of the Academy for Business & Technology website at http://www.abtelementary.com. Copies of the RFP are also available at (i) Academy for Business & Technology, 5277 Calhoun, Dearborn, MI 48126 or (ii) The Leona Group, LLC, 4660 S. Hagadorn Road, Suite 500, East Lansing MI 48823. Both Academy for Business & Technology and The Leona Group, LLC are open for this purpose Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The RFP is not a low-bid price competition. Instead, proposals will be evaluated in accordance with the Evaluation Criteria stated in this RFP. An evaluation committee will first score the written proposals in accordance with the Evaluation Criteria. Proposals meeting the minimum requirements as stated in the RFP, may be selected for interviews. The evaluation committee will then evaluate each firm who was interviewed based on the Evaluation Criteria. The highest ranking firm will then be selected by the evaluation committee to enter into fee and contract negotiations. If in the discretion of the Academy for Business & Technology, the fee and/or contract negotiations are unsuccessful, the Academy for Business & Technology may negotiate with the next highest scoring proposal, continuing in a like fashion until fee negotiations are successful. The selected firm’s proposal will be recommended to the Board of Directors of Academy for Business & Technology and/or their designee for final approval to contract award.
Email submissions should be sent to Nina Jackson at Nina.Jackson@leonagroup.com
Hard copy submissions must include three (3) copies of the proposal and be submitted in a sealed envelope that on the outside indicates the name, address, contact person, phone number and e-mail address for the firm responsible for the proposal. The envelope must be marked in the lower left-hand corner with the following notation: RFP – Evaluation Services for the Elementary Counseling Grant
Documents should be addressed to:
4321 N. Military
Detroit, MI 48210
Click below to view the entire RFP document: