WORK EXPERIENCE

  • WORK EXPERIENCE

    1/2 - 2 Units

    Prerequisite:  Must be 16 and have current working papers on file in Student Services.

    Employment must meet New York State specified criteria.    

    Satisfies graduation requirement in Practical Arts

     

    Students earn school credit for on-the-job work experience.  This experience is designed to reinforce, refine, and expand workplace skills. Employer and teacher coordinate work to provide a valuable, realistic learning experience.  Students are required to participate in cooperative work experience classwork for 27 hours and complete 150 hours of work.  Jobs are obtained by the students themselves.  Confirmation from the student’s employer will be required at the start of the course.