This program provides an in-school alternative program to 5 accredited high schools in Albuquerque – West Mesa, Highland, Albuquerque High, and Rio Grande to a total of fifty-three (53) at-risk participants per year. The program offers tutoring and homework assistance, pre-employment and life skills training to include substance abuse screening and education, and work experience. Students are placed at a job site based on their individual interests to learn skills to enhance their employability.
The intent of the program is to prevent at-risk students from dropping out of school. Completion of the Basic Employability Skills Training (BEST) is a requirement for this program.
For more information call 505-352-2336