Work experience in high school allows the student to earn credit towards graduation and gain knowledge and skills needed towards their post high school career interests. These opportunities are through:
Open to Seniors. Students must volunteer 48 hours for.5 credit and 96 hours for 1 credit. In order to enroll, a student must find placement, complete the application and turn it in to the assigned counselor. Schedules will/can be adjusted once the application is received.
Youth Apprenticeship Program – YAP
Open to Juniors and Seniors. Students must be enrolled in prerequisite courses and work 450 hours to earn 2 credits. Click here to learn more and how to register. Why choose an apprenticeship pathway?
A work permit is required for students under the age of 16. Work permits can be obtained at the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha 1330 52nd Street. Call 1 (262) 654-6200 for more information.