Support Group

Foster youth

To enable foster youth to achieve state and charter school academic standards, Julia Lee Performing Arts Academy shall provide full access to the educational program and implement strategies identified as necessary for the improvement of the academic achievement of foster youth in the charter school.

Julia Lee Performing Arts Academy recognizes that Foster and Mobile Youth may face significant barriers to achieving academic success due to their family circumstances, disruption to their educational program, and their emotional, social, and other health needs. To enable such students to achieve state and charter school academic standards, we provide them with full access to our educational program and implement strategies identified as required by law and necessary for the improvement of the academic achievement of foster youth.

Foster Youth Education 

Developed by the California Foster Youth Education Task Force, this summarizes the California Education Code sections pertaining to foster youth.

https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/pf/fy/fosteryouthedrights.asp

Foster Youth Education Toolkit

https://allianceforchildrensrights.org/resources/foster-youth-education-toolkit/

Foster Youth Education Rights

https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/pf/fy/documents/fosteryouthedrights.pdf

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