JMCS at Monterey Bay CCC

California Conservation Corps

JMCS at Monterey Bay CCC

30 Aviation Way Watsonville, CA 95076

What academic support will I get at JMCS at Monterey Bay CCC?

  • Individual time with the teacher to identify goals, academic needs, and a graduation plan
  • Small teacher to student ratio
  • Field trips to work camps called SPIKEs to connect the classroom to student work
  • Weekly counseling
  • Hands on learning 
  • College exposure
  • IEP, 504 plans
  • Electives based on your interests and goals
  • Review for credit waiver eligibility 
  • High school diploma

What career preparation will I get at JMCS at Monterey Bay CCC?

  • Opportunities to work on projects involving fire fuel reduction, wetland rehabilitation, trail work, highway maintenance, and emergency response
  • Training in First Aid, CPR, Flood fighting, Fire Camp Support and HAZWOPER
  • Certifications in Leadership, Chainsaw Operations, Blue Card (State Drivers), and a Class B CDL.
  • Opportunity to provide 48 hours of community service during their year
  • Scholarship eligibility for college or vocational school tuition
  • Opportunities for promotion within the crews or to join the special Prop 39 Energy Crew providing energy audits and retrofits to school districts in the Bay Area
  • Internship opportunities at CalTrans with tree crews and electricians, as well as at Central Coast Energy Services providing home weatherization for low-income houses
  • Career-related workshops

How do I enroll at JMCS at Monterey Bay CCC?

Click below to complete an interest form. We’ll walk you through the process and make sure you get to the JMCS site that best fits your style.