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Chris ReynaChristopher  Reyna

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The Yolo County Career Academy

 The Yolo County Career Academy (YCCA) provides a high-quality educational program that empowers students to earn a high school diploma while acquiring college and career readiness skills that lead to engaged citizens, highly skilled workers and leaders in our community. YCCA charter school has partnered with the Workforce Investment Board, school districts, business, industInstructor demonstrating to studentry, and other allies to achieve this mission by engaging students through work-based, relationship-focused, innovative and rigorous learning experiences resulting in graduates who will be “Ready for College and a Career”. The YCCA serves students ages 16 through 24 years of age that have not yet obtained a high school diploma. Students at YCCA have the opportunity to choose a career pathway in Construction (YCCP) or Manufacturing (YCMP).

 Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide industry-linked education programs and services that empower all individuals to reach their career goals in order to achieve economic sufficiency and the ability to compete in the global marketplace. 

Vision Statement

Yolo County Career Academy prioritizes engagement with every student in high quality, rigorous and relevant educational pathways. Programs are developed in partnership with business and industry promoting creativity, innovation, leadership, and lifelong learning while allowing students to turn their passion into their career.

Yolo County Construction Program (YCCP)

YCCP Is a collaborative effort between the Northern California Construction Training Program (NCCT) and Yolo County agencies. YCCP is a highly successful, collaborative program designed to engage youth who are under the jurisdiction of the juvenile justice system. It's called the Yolo County Construction Program because it includes, educational, vocational, and rehabilitative components. It is a highly structured and community-based program. Participating youth attend a specialized classroom in the morning and paid work in the afternoon. Students earn credit through a combination of online learning, direct instruction, and project-based learning.

Yolo County Manufacturing Program (YCMP)

YCMP pathway serves students between the ages of 16 through 24 years of age, who have not yet obtained a high school diploma. YCMP is in partnership with Marquez Design and other industry partners. The partnership with Marquez Designs enables our students to learn the current trends of the trade and what is expected of them once employed. Students are enrolled in core academic classes in order to complete their high school diploma.  All curriculum is delivered through a workforce development lens and features real-world examples and experiences. Students have access to a high-quality educational program that focuses on skills needed to enter the manufacturing and automotive trades. Students earn credit through a combination of online learning, direct instruction, and project-based learning.