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Start on Success (SOS) is a school-work program designed for students with disabilities pursuing a standard or advanced diploma. It was developed by the Virginia Department of Education and implemented in collaboration with the Center on Transition Innovations at VCU and the Department for Aging and Rehabilitation Services. SOS is a year-long program designed to provide classroom instruction during the first semester and a paid internship at a local business during the second semester of the student’s senior year. The program is spearheaded by JM teacher, Megan Waite, Job Counselor, Angie Poteet and CTE Coordinator, Kristi Allison. 

NEWS RELEASE ON SOS PROGRAM

Group photo of JM SOS members.
Photo of SOS student.
SOS program students.
Photo of SOS program student.
Photo of SOS program student.

Megan Waite

Faculty Information

Title(s)
Special Education Department Head

Contact Information

School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
(540) 372-1100   x2351

Angela Poteet

Faculty Information

Title(s)
Resource Job Coach

Contact Information

School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
(540) 372-1100   x2278

Kristi Allison

Faculty Information

Title(s)
CTE Coordinator

Contact Information

School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
(540) 372-1100   x2344