Neglected and Delinquent Programs

Title I provides assistance to improve educational opportunities to neglected and delinquent students in local and state institutions. This program specifically offers students assistance in making the transition from the institution to the school and provides a support system to help prevent them from dropping out of school. The focus is on giving supplementary educational assistance to children in Juvenile Court Schools and Spring Mountain Youth Camp.

 

A bilingual transitional assistant works with the State of Nevada Juvenile Probation Department to facilitate the timely re-enrollment in school of students returning from correctional facilities in Caliente and Elko. This position provides follow-up for parents, schools, and students.

 

Program Contact

Coordinator – Makeda Vela, EdD – 799-3850, ext. 5043 – WAN 0671-5043