Board Meetings

The Board of Directors typically meet on a monthly basis at Classical Preparatory School. Meeting dates and times will be posted on our website as well in the front office of the Borealis and Meridian buildings. The public is welcome to attend. Requests to be placed on the agenda must be made at least one week prior to the meeting. If you would like an item to be placed on the agenda, please contact Katie Melton, via email at kmelton@classicalprep.org.

Board Members

James Blair, Chair

James Blair is the founder of Raptid Loop Consulting, a political and policy consulting firm, and he has previously served on the boards of Enterprise Florida and Space Florida.  He was deputy chief of staff to Florida Gov. Ron Desantis, as well as a director of policy for the DeSantis-Nunez transition team and a senior advisor to the DeSantis-Nunez for Governor Campaign.  As a policy and political consultant, he was named by FloridaPolitics.com in its Winners Column for the 2016 and 2018 elections.  He graduated from Florida State University with a bachelor of science in Finance.

Jamie Grant, Vice Chair

Rep. Jamie Grant is an attorney who also serves as member of the Florida House of Representatives. He has served in the Legislature since 2010 and is currently chair of the Criminal Justice Subcommittee and vice chair of the Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee. He is a member of the Tampa Bay 100 Chapter and is on the board of directors of the Schwarzkopf Children’s Home Sporting Clays Classic.  He recently received the Florida Chamber’s Distinguished Advocate Award.  He earned his undergraduate degree from Auburn University in marketing with minor in political science and his law degree from Stetson University.

Will Rodriquez, Secretary and Treasurer

Will Rodriguez is a senior consultant with a firm that provides statewide support for clients in governmental relations and public affairs. From 2018 to 2019, Mr. Rodriguez served as a senior advisor to Florida House Speaker to Speaker Jose Oliva.   From 2016 to 2018, Mr. Rodriguez led statewide political organization of Florida House campaigns and, from 2014 to 2016, oversaw the finance and fundraising efforts of a number of state political campaigns.   He has also worked on city council, mayoral, and state House races.  Mr. Rodriguez served five years in the U.S. Navy.  He and his wife, Lesley, have three children: BreeAnne, Liam, and Jon Luke.

Stacie McIntyre, Parent Liaison to the Board

Stacie McIntyre is the parent liaison to the Board. To speak with Mrs. McIntyre, please call the school office. If you would like to contact board members, please send your correspondence to board@classicalprep.org.

Annual Audit

For public records request, please inquire with Stacie McInyre, the public records custodian at Classical Preparatory School.

You can send an email to smcintyre@classicalprep.org

Annual Operational Budget

Annual Operational Budget 2021-22

Academic Performance

Academic Performance —

  • Classical Prep received a B grade for the 2020-2021 school year
  • Classical Prep did not receive a grade for the 2019-2020 school year
  • Classical Prep received a B grade for the 2018-2019 school year
  • Classical Prep received a B grade for the 2017-2018 school year
  • Classical Prep received a B grade for the 2016-2017 school year
  • Classical Prep received an A grade for the 2015-2016 school year
  • Classical Prep received an A grade for the 2014-2015 school year

Evaluation System

Classical Prep uses the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools Evaluation System.

Enrollment Capacity

The capacity of the charter school shall be determined annually by the governing board, in conjunction with the sponsor, of the charter school in consideration of the factors identified in this subsection unless the charter school is designated as a high-performing charter school pursuant to s. 1002.331. [F.S. 1002.33(10)h.]
Annual Enrollment Capacity: The enrollment capacity shall be annually determined by the Governing Board in conjunction with the Sponsor based on the factors set forth in section 1022.33(10), Florida Statutes and this Charter.

  • Total Enrollment Capacity: 2096 students
  • Building 1 (Meridian): 1027 students
  • Building 2 (Borealis): 1069 students

2021-22 Organizational Chart

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Parent Grievance Procedure

Adopted: July 28, 2017
Updated: September 28, 2021

Should a parent have a grievance or complaint, please follow the chain of communication for resolution.

1. Seek to resolve the problem with the teacher/staff member
2. Meet with a school administrator by making an appointment
3. If still unresolved, contact the Board via the Parent Liaison by emailing board@classicalprep.org

* Complaints related to grades will not be heard by the board; final decision will be made by the principal. (i.e. Extra credit, summer work, individual grades)

A parent or guardian wishing to invoke the complaint procedure shall make a written request for a conference with the appropriate party listed above detailing the grievance using the Conflict Resolution Form

During each board meeting, minutes from the previous month are approved, then posted online.

September 28, 2021
10:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


August 25, 2021
10:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


July 26, 2021
10:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


June 21, 2021
10:30 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


April 28, 2021
9:30 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


February 17, 2021
9:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


December 7, 2020
10:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


September 23, 2020
9:30 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


September 14, 2020
Special Meeting
10:00 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes


August 12, 2020
10:30 a.m.
Public Notice | Minutes