Welcome to the Online Referral page. You can submit a referral for the SHOCK Program here.
SHOCK Class 20-2 (Fall)*
- Recruiting for Class 20-2 Cohort: March-June, 2020
- Interviews: July & August
- Class Begins: September, 2020
- SHOCK Program Months: September/October, 2020
COVID-19 RESPONSE: The start of SHOCK Class #20-1 has been delayed until after April 12, 2020. We will re-evaluate the probability of starting or cancelling the class as we approach April 12th.
*Due to the fluid nature of this crisis, future classes may be delayed or cancelled. For now, we are accepting online referrals and are processing them as quickly as we can, with limited staffing. We kindly ask for your patience since our response times will be delayed for the foreseeable future.
- SHOCK Class #21-1: January/February, 2021 (Winter Cohort)
- SHOCK Class #21-2: April/May, 2021 (Spring Cohort)
- SHOCK Class #21-3: September/October, 2021 (Fall Cohort)
To begin, please make sure you review Additional Information then complete/submit the form below.
The Discovery Youth ChalleNGe Program, located in Lathrop, CA, is a Community High School, run by the California National Guard in partnership with the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
The Academy is a 5 1/2 month long residential “military style” academy structured to promote an academic environment where they will earn 65 High School credits, develop leadership, job skills, and academic skills while improving self-esteem, pride, and confidence.