GEORGIA PARENT INFORMATION AND RESOURCE CENTER
Work-based learning and Youth Apprenticeship are specialized programs that allow students to receive academic credits for work.
Helps students learn skills to qualify for full-time jobs
Develop positive attitudes and work habits
Instill work ethics, transferable skills, and specific job skills
Connects CTAE programs to the world of work
Students must attend both school and work regularly
If a student is not a school, he or she may not go to work
Excessive absences from school will result in the removal from the program
Required Hours: Students enrolled in the programs must maintain a minimum number of hours as established by state guidelines.
1 block release = 135 hours for the semester or 7.5 hours a week for 18 weeks
2 block release = 270 hours for the semester or 15 hours a week for 18 weeks
CTAE courses need to relate to job placement
No sever or consistent discipline issues
Students may be removed from the program due to discipline issues or failure to complete required work
On track to graduate
16 years or older
No attendance issues
Past disciplinary actions will be considered in the application process
For more information, please see the WBL/YAP Coordinator:
For an application, please click HERE
The Schley County Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, or age in its educational programs, activities, or in its hiring and employment practices. The Schley County School system offers Work Based Learning and Youth Apprenticeship programs for all students regardless of race, color, national origin, including those with limited English proficiency, sex, disability, religion, or age in grades 9-12.