The DYRS Education Office provides support around these education-related matters:
- Suspensions, expulsions and other disciplinary issues
- Drop-out prevention
- School enrollment • General Education Development/(GED) referrals • Individualized Education Program (IEP) interpretations • College enrollment • Referral for college support
There are two financial support programs available for youth seeking to continue their education after high school or a GED:
- The Jerry M. College Support Scholarship: Assists committed and post-committed youth with vocational or college/university tuition expenses.
- Student incentives: Provides financial rewards to encourage successful academic achievement while enrolled in a vocational program or college/university. Youth at YSC and New Beginnings will participate in school at the facilities.