Getting Work Permits over Summer Vacation

Instructions on Downloading Work Permits & How to Fill Them Out

  • Go to link and print out the work permit application form. (bottom of page)
  • Fill out the top two sections; Minor’s Information and School Information.
  • Take application to employer and have them fill out section, To be filled in and signed by employer, regarding job. Employer must sign and date application.
  • Have a parent/legal guardian sign and date application.
  • Email completed application to Mrs. Bibbins.

A Social Security number MUST be provided or a work permit cannot be issued.

Use this for the school information:

Sentinel High School  OR  Waterford Independent Studies Program

121 S. Reinway Ave. Waterford, CA  95386

Phone: 209-874-9017  

You may need to using a scanning app on your phone to upload document for email

  • A work permit will be signed and emailed to you. Print, sign, & date. It is recommended you keep a copy for your records.
  • Give signed & dated work permit to employer


A few notes on work permits:

Valid for one school year and only to the employer designated on the work permit.

Students may work 4 hours on school days and 8 hours on non-school days.

Must meet and maintain eligibility requirements while working


Work Permit Application

Work Permit Rules Summary Chart