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Camba Learning to Work program at Cascades High School

  • Camba Learning to Work program at Cascades High School
  • 198 Forsyth St
  • New York, NY 10002
  • Tiffany Myrick
  • Program Director
  • (718) 675-3375

Program Description

CAMBA's Learning to Work (LTW) program is an active partner at transfer schools, full-time high schools designed to re-engage students who have fallen behind in credits, and Young Adult Borough Centers, evening academic programs for high school students who cannot attend during the day. The program works with students to overcome the obstacles preventing them from obtaining a high school diploma, and guides them toward employment and/or further educational opportunities after graduation.

At Cascades High School, LTW complements the classroom services provided by the NYC Department of Education and includes academic and student support, career and educational exploration, work preparation, skills development and paid internships. Students have held internships at the Educational Video Center (EVC), Department of Consumer Affairs, Henry Street Settlement-After School Program New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, and Smile America.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%