Summer Jobs 253

Summer Jobs 253

Program Overview

Summer Jobs 253 offers Tacoma Publiic Schools students the opportunity to earn school credits while gaining meaninful work experience, certifications and connections.

The Program is available to incoming Juniors and Seniors.

Our youth summer employment program provides Tacoma high school students with:

  • 96-hours of paid work experience
  • Up to 2 high school credits
  • Up to 3 college credits
  • Basic work readiness
  • Resume/interview skills
  • Connections to financial institutions
  • Increased self-confidence and personal growth

It provides employers with:

  • Low-cost, low risk summer workforce
  • An Intelligent and motivated employee
  • Access to a diverse pool of talent
  • An opportunity to change lives
  • Recruit future employees

About Summer Jobs 253

Summer Jobs 253 is a partnership between the City of tacoma, Tacoma Public Schools, Tacoma Community House, and the REACH Center.

The program was established by the Mayor of Tacoma Marilyn Strickland and the Superintendent of Tacoma Schools, Carla Santorno.

For more information, call 253-573-6590

Program Details

Time All Day
Grade 11—12
Dates Jun 27—Aug 31
Days Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Location Tacoma Public Schools
601 S 8th St Tacoma, WA
Tacoma, WA 98405
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Summer Youth Pass
Youth Summer Pass