If you would like to work and you are not yet 18 years of age, you will need a work permit. 

How to Get a Work Permit During the Summer : 

Beginning June 5, 2017

  1. Download/pick up and Complete Work Permit Application Form
  2. Drop off your completed work permit at the Work Experience office at Adult Education Office, Palo Alto High School Tower Bldg., 1st floor. Office hours Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  3. After submitting the completed form it will be processed. Allow three days for permit processing.
  4. Official Work Permit will be mailed to employer.

Please Do Not take the permits to the District Office. If you have questions contact Leticia Martinez at (650) 868-9333

How to Get a Work Permit During the Academic Year : 

  1. Download/pick up and Complete the Work Permit Application Form
  2. Drop off your completed work permit at the Work Experience office at your high school.
  3. After submitting the completed form it will be processed. Allow three days for permit processing.
  4. Official Work Permit will be mailed to employer.

If you have questions contact Meri Gyves, Work Experience Coordinator. 

Gunn Work Experience:   (650) 354-8221 
Paly Work Experience:   (650) 329-3816