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ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Summer @ City Hall (S@CH) program is a collaboration between the City of Sacramento, Department of Youth, Parks, & Community Enrichment, Youth Division, Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD), Twin Rivers School District (TRUSD), Natomas Unified School District (NUSD), and WayUp Sacramento. The program will be open to current high school Sophomores and Juniors for the 2019 – 2020 school year in Spring of 2020. Applicants must either attend a SCUSD, TRUSD, or NUSD high school or MUST live within the Sacramento City Limits to apply.

The S@CH program is a six-week summer learning experience that provides students the opportunity to learn local government processes and how to become an active member of their community.  Students are supported throughout the program by credentialed teachers that deliver a curriculum focusing on civic engagement, governmental structure and youth development.  This program is an exciting way to learn how to find your inner voice and bring a youth perspective to real city issues and concerns.

IMPORTANT DATES AND INFORMATION FOR THE 2020 SUMMER @CITY HALL PROGRAM

The Summer @ City Hall program (S@CH) is a six-week program with regular instructional classroom sessions Monday - Friday from 8:30 AM -12:00 PM and is located at New City Hall and Historic City Hall. Free breakfast and lunch will be provided. Students are required to complete a 42-hour internship in addition to the regular instructional classroom sessions. Internship schedules and locations vary depending on internship assignments but are in the afternoons after classroom instruction.

 

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Student Applications Available Online

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Deadline to submit program application

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Student & Parent/Guardian Orientation (Mandatory)

Friday, June 12, 2020

Job Readiness Workshop (Mandatory)

Monday, June 15, 2020

First day of the 2019 Summer @ City Hall Program

Monday, July 27, 2020

2019 Summer @ City Hall Graduation

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Youth @ City Council

Current Sophomores or Juniors are able to apply online for the 2020 Summer @ City Hall (S@CH) program as of March 7, 2020.  
Applicants are required to attend a high school in the Natomas Unified School District, Sacramento Unified School District and Twin Rivers Unified School District or live within the Sacramento city limits. View the Summer @ City Hall 2020 flyer for more info.

Upon completion of the program, students will receive five high school elective credits and a monetary stipend.

 Youth Voice & Choice Survey

VOICE & CHOICE SURVEY

Are you a youth 12-24 years old?If so, you are being encouraged to please take a moment to complete this survey.YOUR feedback is important to us! Due to the COVID-19 and stay at home orders, we are working together to create more virtual opportunities and activities for youth. We want to hear YOUR Voice and Choice! 
Link to survey on SurveyMonkey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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