Student Assistants and School-to-Work
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Health Occupations 1
Course #: CT504SSA
Length & Credit: 1 trimester/.5 credit/ .5 CT
Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12
Health Occupations 2: Certified Nursing Assistant 1A and 1B
Course #: CT505SSAA, CT505SSAB
Length & Credit: 2 trimesters/1.0 credit 1A, 1.5 credits 1B / 2.5 CT
Grades: 11, 12
Prerequisites: Health Occupations 1
Health Occupations 2: CNA 1: This course is a collaborative effort of the Redmond School District and Central Oregon Community College (COCC). Per the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN), the course is at least 80 hours of classroom/skills lab practice and 75 hours of supervised clinical experience; totaling at least 155 hours over trimesters 2 and 3. Clinical rotations will be completed at nursing and rehabilitation centers in the Central Oregon area. Students will be CPR BLS Provider certified; undergo a background check, urine drug screen, and show proof of immunizations and TB testing prior to the start of trimester 3. During trimester 3, the student needs to have transportation to their assigned clinical site or RVHS, hold a valid driver’s license and maintain auto insurance. Successful completion of this course allows students to take the state Certified Nursing Assistant 1 exam and gives them up to 7 college credits.
Course #: CT906SEL
Length & Credit: 120 hours/.5 credit/ EL (Independent work outside school)
Grade(s): 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: 16 years old
Work experience consists of a pre-existing student job that integrates work site experiences with academic learning and career development. It is an opportunity to gain employment skills while connecting work with learning at school. To qualify as a school-to-work experience, duties of employed students usually must be planned specifically to ensure work-based learning is meaningful. It involves a contract between the student, employer and the school. Students must provide copy of pay stubs showing hours completed and all withholding taxes. Maximum 2.0 credits per high school career may be earned.
Course #: MD332SEL
Length & Credit: 1 trimester/.5 credit/ .5 EL
Grade(s): 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: Adapted PE Mentor, Instructor approval and application process
Community Mentor is for students who have a passion for helping others with special needs. As a mentor you will be working with elementary students with special needs, supporting them in their daily school activities at their elementary school. This class is offered 2nd-5th period as well as a 6th period option and does require transportation to and from.
Specialized Peer Tutor
Course #: SA914SEL
Length & Credit: 1 trimester/.5 credit/ .5 EL or no credit volunteer hours
Grade(s): 10, 11, 12 (10 instructor approval)
Prerequisites: Application process
Students in this course tutor and teach others
the skills they need to be successful in various content areas, such as English Language Arts and Math. Students receive training in organization, test-taking strategies, tutoring strategies, then apply their skills directly to those in need; earn certification as a Ridgeview High School Tutor. This course is ideal for students interested in a career in teaching, coaching, or who enjoy helping others. Students can choose to earn credit for the course, or earn service hours for clubs such as National Honors Society. Those activities may include PE, Music and Computer Programming.