What is WorkAbility I?
WorkAbility I is a nationally recognized school-to-work program that provides comprehensive pre-employment training, employment placement and follow-up for high school students in special education who are making the transition from school to work.
The vision of the California Department of Education (CDE), Special Education Division is that all individuals with disabilities will successfully participate in preparation for the workplace and independent living.
The mission of WorkAbility I is to promote the involvement of key stakeholders, including students, families, educators, employers, and other agencies in planning and implementing an array of services that will culminate in successful student transition to employment, lifelong learning, and quality adult life.
WorkAbility I provides:
Sites: Calaveras High School, Mountain Oaks, Sierra Hills Education Center, Calaveras River Academy, Gold Strike High School
(209) 754-1811, extension 5271
Sites: Bret Harte High School, Vallecito High School, John Vierra Independent Study High School