Junior High / Middle School
The following promising practices transition sites serve students at the Junior High (7th through 9th grade) or Middle School (6th through 8th grade) level:
Culinary Arts Program
Pompano Substance Abuse Treatment Center
3090 Powerline Road
Pompano Beach, FL 33029
Nancy Russo, Ph.D.
The Pompano Substance Abuse Treatment Center is a moderate risk Department of Juvenile Justice residential treatment facility for boys ages 13-18. Students participating in the Culinary Arts program learn meal planning, kitchen operation, table setting etiquette, food serving, portion control, cooking and baking, plate garnishing, and how to work together as a productive team. Program participants will also earn a Safe Serve Food Handling Certificate.
Quest Program for Students with Emotional Behavioral Disorders
Career and education/training exploration
Howard A. Doolin Middle School
6401 SW 152nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33193
Heather Silva and Allison Balladares
firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
Students explore career and education/training options through hands-on learning and community field trips.
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Florida Department of Education (2010 - 2011, 291-2621A-1C008).