General Guidelines:

    • You must first be offered the job before obtaining a Work Permit.
    • Please allow up to 48 hours for processing.
    • Expiring on August 15th each year regardless of when the Permit was issued.


    Obtaining a Work Permit at West Park High School (Aug 1 - June 6)

    • Drop off your completed* work permit application with Ms. Luna in the Counseling Department
      *The following sections must be completed before your work permit is processed: Student info with SSN, Employer info and signature, Parent signature. An incomplete work permit application will delay the processing time of your permit.
    • Students will be notified via email when the work permit is ready for pick-up. Students must be present at pick-up. Work permits may take 24 hours to process.


    Qualifications (when school is in session):

    • Must currently have a 2.0+ GPA
    • No more than 1 "F"
    • Satisfactory attendance


    When a Work Permit is Required:

    • Student is enrolled in high school (not needed if graduated)
    • Under the age of 18 (students do not need a Permit once they turn 18)
    • Under the age of 18 and graduated (a Permit is not needed if a student graduates and has not yet turned 18)



    • The number of hours is determined by the State of California. See hours on page 2 of the application.
    • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA and remain in good standing with the school.



    College & Career Center
    Grace Luna