Work Permits are processed during the school day as a courtesy to East students for the State of Wisconsin. As of June 23, 2017, 16 & 17 year old minors do NOT have to obtain a work permit.
Permit requests received before 8:15am will be available for pick up at lunch. Requests dropped off after 8:15am may not be available until after school, or the next school day. Students should bring the following items to room 1037.
Our office closes at 4:00pm - all requests from non-East students should be made before 3:00pm for the permit to be issued that day. (During the summer the office is open from 8am-2pm, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to receive the permit that day)
Items required for a work permit (all documents must be original - no photocopies will be accepted):
1. Proof of age: One of the following - minor's birth certificate, State ID card, or passport
2. Minor's social security card
3. Written letter from the employer on their letterhead expressing intent to hire (must have minor’s name on letter), describing job duties & hours of work
4. Written parent consent
5. $10.00 permit fee – cash or check payable to East High School
For more information, visit the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development website.