With the partnership of Placer County Office of Education and local school districts, iCARE is a program designed to offer support and services to students with certain social and emotional needs. The variety of services offered by our caring staff help these students reach their full potential both academically and personally. From our anger management classes to programs focused on decision making and health and wellness, these classes are geared towards the long-term improvement of these individuals. Keep reading to learn more information about iCARE.
iCARE is a partnership between the Placer County Office of Education and local school districts and provides a program tailored to the student's educational and social-emotional needs. iCARE provides a variety of services and supports to ensure developing academic and social-emotional success. Academic intervention is provided for those who need credit recovery or extra academic support. iCARE has a low teacher-student ratio to provide differentiated instruction and Individualized Learning Plans for all students. iCARE provides opportunities for enrichment to students who benefit from social-emotional support, substance-abuse awareness classes, classes related to anger-management/decision making, and health and wellness activities. Academic and Career Counseling is provided to all students and a broad course of study is available using a blended model of in-class instruction, Career Technical Education, and online coursework. iCARE may also provide a voluntary independent study option for students who are probation referred, expelled, or voluntarily placed by parent.
Below you will find many important resources and documents to assist you in learning more about our programs. If you find any broken links, or you feel like a certain resource should be included here, please let us know.
WHO REFERS STUDENTS TO THESE PROGRAMS?
Students are referred to these programs by the Juvenile Court, Placer County Probation Department, or local school districts.
WHAT IS THE WORKABILITY PROGRAM?
The WorkAbility Program provides valuable pre-employment transition skills training to special education high school students currently enrolled in one of the Placer County Office of Education Court and Community Schools.
WHAT IS THE COME BACK PROGRAM?
The iCARE Come Back Program (Intensive Community Action for Responsive Education Come Back Program) is an independent study program specifically designed to address the academic needs of adult students who have not completed high school and who wish to obtain a high school diploma.
iCARE School and iCARE Independent Study Calendar
View the calendar for the iCARE School and iCARE Independent Study.
Here you can view the Student Services Student Handbook.
Directions to the iCARE Location
Students turning 16-18 years of age during the school year may register to vote by following the link to the Secretary of State's website.
Our office will be open to the public by APPOINTMENT ONLY until further notice. No pop-in visits will be permitted. Visitors will be required to wear a mask, wash their hands upon entry, and maintain a 6-foot physical distance.
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