Regular School Day - 8:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Minimum School Day - 8:30A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Delayed Openings - 10:30 A.M to 2:00 P.M
WTA transitions post-secondary students to the adult world by helping them gain knowledge and authentic experience in the areas of employment, life skills, social and communication skills, and age-appropriate leisure skills in a community setting. The program is individually tailored to meet each student's needs, while addressing overall goals of developing independence and self-sufficiency to the highest extent possible.
Our daily schedule is from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM on weekdays.
8:45 - 9:15 Morning meeting
9:30 - 11:30 Shopping/ Banking/ Internships
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch & breaks
12:30 - 1:30 Functional Academics/ Internships
1:30 - 2:00 Journal Writing, socialization, housekeeping, dismissal
Tuesday - Thursday
8:45 - 9:15 Morning meeting, discussions
9:30 - 11:30 Internships and functional academics
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch
12:30 - 1:30 Internships
1:30 - 2:00 Journal Writing, work evaluation, housekeeping, dismissal
Fridays - Community Experience Day
8:45-9:15 Morning meeting, discussions
9:30-1:30 Community outings (museums, colleges, skating, etc.) Social gatherings with other transition academies, Life skills activities
1:30-2:00 Journal writing, housekeeping, dismissal
Hear from our students
"We get to do a lot of fun activities. My favorites were the outings to the mall, the trash museum, and skating."
"I like going out in the community."
"I like the abundance of life lessons learned daily."
"The staff helped me find a job that fit my personal interests and talents."