Empowers students to be the leaders in their 2-year career technical program | Working knowledge of a variety of tools and technologies | Lab atmosphere that concentrates on individual and team accomplishments | Familiarity with safety procedures in all lab situations | Concentration on career activitiesProgram Description
The Career Readiness Program is designed for students who would excel in a hands-on career-based high school experience.
Students are placed in either a 'white or blue-collar' lab, based on their preference on application, and on availability. They will develop skills and knowledge necessary for acceptance in our career technical programs as juniors and seniors. Students will spend four quarters in the Career Readiness program, where through the use of different types of equipment, projects, and career modules, they will learn appropriate safety procedures and obtain a variety of skills that will help them focus on a successful career choice.
Students qualified to enroll in this program are:
- 14 years old
- Have 0 to 3 high school credits
To be considered for this program a student must have:
- A school counselor recommendation
- A JVS application on file
Upon completion of the Career Readiness Program students can apply to the 10th grade Career Exploration Program.
There are no tool kit or student fees associated with this program.