Career in Focus - Out of School Youth (OSY)
The Solano County Office of Education (SCOE) was awarded the Career in Focus – Out of School Youth (OSY) contract by the Workforce Development Board of Solano County (WDB). The purpose of OSY contract is to provide a comprehensive array of services that give OSY enrollees the tools necessary to make sound decisions about their future and career choice, as well as expose them to opportunities through work experiences that will prepare them to be successful in Solano’s economy. Reengaging in school to complete graduation requirements as well as gaining valuable work experience that collectively lead to a earning a living wage are the primary goals of the OSY contract.
Targeted population is:
- Justice-involved youth;
- Youth in foster care or who have aged out of the foster care system;
- Youth who are within the age of compulsory school attendance but have not attended school for at least the most recent complete school year calendar quarter, particularly for students attending Armijo and Sem Yeto Continuation Schools.
For additional information for Solano County Office of Education, please contact LaKesha Lovett Workforce Development Program Manager 707-399-4884