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Work Permits


Students under 18 years of age are required by State law to have a work permit issued through their home school. Students may not work until the actual work permit has been issued.

Approving Work Permits

The minimum requirements are (all within the current school year):

  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Less than 3 unexcused absences
  • No excessive excused absences
  • Less than 3 tardies
  • No excessive disciplinary action taken
If everything is satisfactory, the work permit will be issued. In addition, if you do not meet these minimum requirements after being issued a work permit, it may be revoked.

Steps To Obtaining A Work Permit While School is in Session

Work permits may take 1-2 days to process, so plan accordingly. 
  1. Read and sign the Work Permit Instructions and the (B1-1) Statement of Intent to Employ a Minor form.
  2. Return these two completed forms to Mrs. Reich in the Nighthawk Center.
  3. Students must pick up the work permit since it requires their signature.
Available Credits: If you are interested in work experience credits, please see your counselor for more information.  All work experience students, including 18yr olds, are required to have a work permit.

Obtaining a work permit during the Summer

To process work permits after June 6 for the summer, please see Summer Work Permits- Instructions.

Entertainment Work Permits

If you need to obtain an entertainment work permit-download this form and follow the procedures listed on the document. When obtaining school authorities signatures, please return the form to Mrs. Malimali, our registrar, for processing.

The local Division of Labor Standards Enforcement office is located at:
7575 Metropolitan Drive, Suite 210
San Diego, CA 92108
 
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