Selection Criteria for the
School to Apprenticeship Programs
Application process—The School to Apprenticeship programs application
process requires the following:
Submitting a completed application If employed, hours per week
Submitting a a letter of recommendation,
Submitting current high school transcripts (9-11 grade)
High School Transcript Attendance Records—The School to Apprenticeship
program requires the applicant to submit his/her most current high school
transcript and current attendance records.
íAll School to Apprenticeship programs require a cumulative GPA of 2.5. We
gladly accept student’s with active IEP’s.
Submitting your attendance records (9-11 grade).
Applications are reviewed and once the applications make it through the pre-
Interviews—Once an applicant has been selected to continue, members of the
J.A.T.C. and industry partners (business representatives who train the
applicants) will conduct panel interviews.
Applicants will be evaluated on factors such as attitude, motivation, interest
in the particular trade, and willingness to accept direction.
Drug Testing –All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug test.
Running Start—Due to the nature of construction operating hours 6:30 a.m. -
4:30 p.m. Student must be eligible to participate in Running Start or in Work
Based Learning course in order to participate in On-the job training and
industry related training during the day.
potential applicants are required to attend:
íEmployability Class: is a pre-screening tests for construction aptitudes.
íInterview Preparation Class: prepares applicants for a panel interview with
classroom training that includes mock interviews and peer review.
íProgram Meeting: selected applicants will attend an information session about
the rigors of the School to Apprenticeship programs.
íOrientation: introduces applicants to selected industries and what it will take to
successfully complete their pre-apprenticeship programs.
íPaperwork: all applicants selected to participate in School to Apprenticeship
programs are required to complete a Workforce Investment Act (WIA) federal
If employed, hours per week
SCHOOL TO APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM APPLICATION
"GET ELECTRIFIED ~FRAME YOUR FUTURE~CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGIES"
Print Cleary Fax or mail all application materials by required deadline Friday, February 26, 2010
Last Name First Name MI
Street City Apt. #
State ZIP Code - County PH Cell
If employed, hours per week E-mail
GENDER* Male Female Month Day Year
What program are you applying for? 7* RACE (Mark one or more) EMERGENCY CONTACTS
Frame Your Future Cutting Edge/ Native American/Alaskan Native Relationship:
Get Electrified Sheet Metal Asian PH:
New Requirement* Students must have enough credits Black/African American Relationship:
to participate in Running Start. This is a requirement so Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander PH:
you can go to work and training during day while you Caucasian REMINDER:
are a senior. Please contact your school counselor to Please include all of the following
ensure you are eligible for Running Start or early dismissal. 8* CITIZENSHIP materials with your application:
I can participate in Running Start Yes No 1 Citizen 3 Non-Citizen H.S. transcripts with cumulative GPA
I can participate in Early Release Yes No 2 Eligible Non-Citizen Attendance records
(Card Expiration Date) Letter of recommendation from teacher or counselor
1 ARE YOU CURRENTLY A JUNIOR? Signature of Parent or Legal Guardian
Yes No Month Day Year Proof or approval to participate in Running Start
or proof of early dismissal.
2 WILL YOU HAVE ENOUGH CREDITS TO BE A 9* INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY * All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug test
SENIOR NEXT FALL? Yes No includes an active
Yes No or/past IEP...or if you are on any type of medication.
Please fax or mail all
10* Are you able to pass a drug test? application materials to:
3 ARE YOU ABLE TO GRAUDUATE? Yes No Trudy Poole
Yes No School to Apprenticeship Programs
714 S. 27th Street
4 WHAT IS YOUR OVERALL HS GPA? 11 Do you have reliable transportation? Tacoma, WA 98409
Please match with transcript Yes No Fax: 253.680.2896
if no, when will you have it? Phone: 253.573.6819
5 SELECTIVE SERVICE* Summer Fall
1 Registered 3 N/A DUE DATE:
2 Not Registered 12 Valid WA State Driver's License? Friday, February 26, 2010
Yes State issued DUE BY:
6* ETHNICITY [Hispanic or Latino]* No if no, when will you have it? 5:00 PM
Yes No Summer Fall Call 253.573.6819 for questions
*Director of Civil Rights mandated reporting requirement
The Tacoma Pierce County Employment and Training Consortium is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider of Employment and Training Services. Auxiliary aides and services are
available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Washington Telecommunications Relay Service 1.800.833.6384.
Signature of Applicant PRINT NAME Date
If employed, hours per week
Signature of Parent or Legal Guardian if applicant is under 18 yrs PRINT NAME Date
Certification: I certify that the information provided is true to the best of my knowledge. I allow release of this information for verification purposes and understand it will
be used to determine eligibility. I understand that receiving services is subject to availability of federal funds.