EXCEL 12: Independent Living / Transitioning

Students can obtain permit and license at EXCEL 12

12th-grade students will practice real-life, independent living for the entire 10 days by buying and preparing their own meals, locate a job for which they are currently qualified, create a livable budget within the salary of their job, and learn the processes for renting an apartment and purchasing a vehicle. Participants fill out applications for post-secondary education or training, apply for scholarships, and fill out the FAFSA. Additionally, students successfully completing an EXCEL 12 session can earn .5 high school credit.