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Life Learning Academy

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Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 to Friday, May 29, 2015
Time: 
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Season: 
School Year
Program Location: 
651 8th Street, Treasure Island
San FranciscoSan Francisco County, California 94130
Program Description: 

Life Learning Academy (LLA) located on Treasure Island is a SFUSD charter high school serving 70 students who are currently involved in or at-risk of involvement in the juvenile justice system. These students often have faced significant adversity including poverty, abuse, gang involvement, and substence abuse. LLA's Workforce Development Program provides career exploration, job readiness, and vocational training for all students as well as job placement and support as appropriate. Every LLA student participates in a Wednesday internship with one of 70 off-site employers. There is also a summer work program for 25 students that includes supportive, paid, off-site employment. 
Dates: August 19, 2014-May 29, 2015
Ages: 14 to 18

Ages Served: 
14
15
16
17
18
Free: 
Yes
Financial Assistance: 
No
Neighborhood: 
Treasure Island
Phone Number: 
415 397 8957
Contact Email: 
cmiller@llasf.org
Organization Tag: 
Life Learning Academy
Organization and Program Categories: 
College and Career Preparation
Job Readiness Training
Internships
Behavioral/Emotional/Mental Health
Support & Counseling
Mentorship
Languages Spoken: 
English
Spanish
Parent Event?: 
No
Restricted Enrollment: 
No
Site Type: 
SFUSD School-Based
Getting There: 
Abundant easy street parking, although driving across the Bay Bridge during rush hour can be tedious. Public transportation however is limited so driving is often your best option. Muni: 108
DCYF Funded: 
Yes
DCYF Grantee: 
Yes
Contact Name: 
Craig Miller