Student Handbook 2016-2017

Community Services

Southern Appalachian Educational Opportunity Outreach Center

The Southern Appalachian Educational Opportunity Outreach Center provides free career and educational guidance, assistance with college admission, and financial aid counseling. Help with GED®, vocational or technical training is also available. Services are available for Georgia and Tennessee adults who reside in Walker, Catoosa, Dade, Hamilton, Bledsoe, Grundy, Sequatchie, and Marion counties. Please call for an appointment: 423-425-1702 or 706-639-2065.

WIOA Youth Success Academy

The Youth Success Academy is specifically designed for out of school youth who wish to attain a GED® and a technical education. The participants in the program will be involved in: GED® Preparation, Survival Skills for Youth Workshops, Customer Service Workshops, Career Exploration Activities, Community Service Projects, and Reader’s Theater.

The WIOA Youth Success Academy is sponsored through the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act. Those who are eligible may apply for travel and childcare stipends. Referrals may come through any number of sources, including self-referral. The Youth Success Academy is located at the Floyd and Walker County Campuses. The hours of operation are 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. For more information, contact Carrie Allmon, WIOA Youth Services Academy Assistant, at 706-764-3728, or email her at