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IN-SCHOOL PROGRAMS

CONNECTING ACTIVITIES

The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s “Connecting Activities” initiative is an in-school program that is designed for in-school youth that allows students to experience the world of work through internships. The program helps youth see the relationship between what they are learning in school and their career aspirations.

Framingham High School

Contact Walter Jovel at wjovel@masshiremsw.com

Marlborough High School

Contact Amanda Chenier at achenier@mps-edu.org

Waltham Partnership for Youth/Waltham High School

Contact Jaime McAllister-Grande at jaime@walthampartnershipforyouth.org

Steps to Success/Brookline

Contact Lynne Courtney at lcourtney@stepstosuccessbrookline.org

If you are interested in becoming a Partner School please contact Meghan Burke – mburke@masshiremsw.com

  • The Public Schools of Brookline
  • Holliston Public School
  • Hudson Public School
  • Newton Public School
  • Walpole Public School
  • Waltham Public School
  • Maynard High School
  • Concord Carlisle High School
  • Blue Hills Regional Technical High School

For more information contact Meghan Burke at mburke@masshiremsw.com

SUBSIDIZED TRAINING AND JOBS

YouthWorks provides summer and year-round subsidized private, public and non-profit jobs to at-risk youth between 14 and 21 years old in the City of Framingham.

To be eligible for the Metro South/West YouthWorks program, you must:

  • Live in Framingham
  • Be Between the Ages of 14 and 21
  • Must Currently Receive Free or Reduced Lunch

For additional information contact wjovel@masshiremsw.com or 508.726.1713.

Youth Resources

Additional Youth Programs below.

National Youth Guard
YouthBuild

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