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Section 1003.52(5) states:
Prevention and day treatment juvenile justice education programs, at a minimum, shall provide career readiness and exploration opportunities as well as truancy and dropout prevention intervention services. Residential juvenile justice education programs with a contracted minimum length of stay of 9 months shall provide CAPE courses that lead to preapprentice certifications and industry certifications. Programs with contracted lengths of stay of less than 9 months may provide career education courses that lead to preapprentice certifications and CAPE industry certifications.
Definitions of the types of career programming were originally proposed in s. 985.3155, F.S. (revised to s. 985.622, F.S.).These definitions address the types of career programs that should be available in juvenile justice facilities. The three definitions are as follows:
Programs that teach personal accountability skills and behaviors that are appropriate for students in all age groups and ability levels and that lead to work habits that help maintain employment and living standards. (FS 985.622). A Type 1 program may offer competencies in communication skills, interpersonal skills, decision-making skills, and lifelong learning skills.
Programs that include Type 1 program content and an orientation to the broad scope of career choices, based upon personal abilities, aptitudes, and interests. Exploring and gaining knowledge of occupation options and the level of effort required to achieve them is an essential prerequisite to skill training. (FS 985.622). Type 2 curriculum may include conflict resolution skills, identifying skills and interests, interests and aptitude surveys, personal accomplishments and qualifications, preparation and job seeking and coping with stress.
Programs that include Type 1 program content and the competencies or the prerequisites needed for entry into a specific occupation. (FS 985.622). A Type 3 program may include industry-recognized certification, statewide or local articulation agreements, or both, in place for continuity of educational initiatives. Additionally, Type 3 programs may offer certifications in numerous areas, including culinary arts, carpentry, welding, building technology, automotive technology, building ground maintenance, and information technology.
The following chart lists the school districts responsible for educational programming at the Juvenile Justice Programs with the geographic location of the program, if different from the county school district, identified in parenthesis.
Alachua Academy Alachua Juvenile Detention Center AMIkids - Gainesville PACE Center for Girls
Brevard Reg. Juvenile Detention Center Melbourne Center for Personal Growth Brevard Group Treatment Center Hurricane Island Outward Bound-Scottsmorr
66011 -- T1
66051 -- T2
66091 -- T2
66016 -- T2
66017 -- T2
Broward Reg. Juvenile Detention Center AMIkids Greater Fort Lauderdale PACE Center for Girls Pompano Youth Treatment Center Broward Youth Treatment Center
PACE Center for Girls AMIkids Clay
160411 -- T2
160491 -- T1
160431 -- T2
160811 -- T2
161851 -- T2
Duval Academy Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center Jacksonville Youth Academy PACE Center for Girls AMIkids Jacksonville
295042 -- T3
295044 -- T1
295048 -- T2
295052 -- T2
295054 -- T2
295062 -- T2
295056 -- T2
295070 -- T2
Hillsborough Girls Academy Hillsborough RJDC - West Les Peters Academy Youth Environmental Services (YES) PACE Center for Girls Columbus Juvenile Residential Facility Tampa Residential Facility Lake Academy
360653 -- T1
360666 -- T2
360661 -- T1
360663 -- T2
PACE Center for Girls Price Halfway House/Ft. Myers Youth Academy SW FL Regional Juvenile Detention Center AMIkids Southwest Florida
390051 -- T2
Juvenile Unit for Specialized Treatment
400925 -- T2
400900 -- T2
JoAnn Bridges Academy RAM-C Programs
412051 -- T1
412004 -- T2
412063 -- T3
412081 -- T2
Manatee Reg. Juvenile Detention Center PACE Center for Girls Palmetto Youth Academy AMIKids Manatee
429734 -- T2
429721 -- T2
429722 -- T1
PACE Center for Girls Marion Youth Academy Marion Regional Juvenile Detention Center
138141 -- T1
137806 -- T2
137805 -- T2
137804 -- T2
137811 -- T2
137812 -- T2
Miami Dade Reg. Juv. Detention Center Dade Juvenile Residential Facility AMIkids Miami Dade - North AMIkids Miami Dade - South Miami Youth Academy PACE Center for Girls
440294 -- T1
440295 -- T1
Monroe Reg. Juvenile Detention Center
Hurricane Island Outward Bound-Monroe
$69815 -- T2
469812 -- T2
469813 -- T1
469812 -- T3
469811 -- T3
469811 -- T3
479101 -- T3
479106 -- T2
478017 -- T2
Okeechobee Juvenile Offender Corrections Center (Tantie) Okeechobee Girls Academy Okeechobee Intensive Halfway House
481311 -- T1
480101 -- T2
481691 -- T2
488009 -- T2
528031 -- T1
528028 -- T2
528033 -- T2
518012 -- T2
550421 -- T2
570442 -- T3
St. Johns Youth Academy
565001 -- T1
565031 -- T2
648031 -- T2
649801 -- T1
649817 -- T3
649808 -- T2
AMIkids Volusia Volusia Reg. Juvenile Detention Center Daytona Juvenile Residential Facility PACE Center for Girls Volusia-Flagler
690011 -- T3
690011 -- T3
690011 -- T2
Okeechobee Youth Development Center Okeechobee Youth Correctional Center Okeechobee Youth Treatment Center
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