ü Are 17 to 20 years old.
ü Live within the following school district boundaries: Mancos, Durango, Cortez or Ignacio, Pueblo #60, Pueblo #70.
ü Have dropped out of high school.
ü Are behind in high school credits for their age and grade, but have at least 10 high school credits.
ü Have GPA of 2.0 or less (some exceptions made).
ü Have expressed a commitment to completing their high school diploma.
ü Are able to test at an 8th grade reading level and are able to perform well on additional Reading, Math, Grammar, and Writing assessments.
ü Are risk takers, committed to working hard and changing their lives