Requirements to enter program

Requirements to enter the Program:

  1. Senior Status 
  2. At least one open class period, for one semester 
  3. Other classes are on track to graduate 
  4. Complete the Application Process by the spring (junior year) deadline.
  5. 2.0 minimum GPA
  6. Be in good standing with behavior, attendance, and overall work ethic

NOTE: Due to enrollment numbers, not all applicants can be accepted into the internship program.

Requirements during the Internship:

  1. Conduct a formal interview with the potential business partner (when appropriate). 
  2. Set goals and expectations with the business partner. 
  3. Communicate on a regular basis with the Program Coordinator (physically and/or electronically). 
  4. Participate in regularly scheduled workshops to enhance employment and 21st century skills. 
  5. Keep a daily log of hours worked as well as turn in future schedules every 2 weeks 
  6. Journal and reflect on the experiences.
  7. Keep and ongoing portfolio. 
  8. Maintain a minimum 80% grade in order to remain in the program at semester. 

Final Presentation of Intern:

The final delivery of the student is an oral presentation that addresses the following: 

  1. How the student exhibits, reflects on, and analyzes the effectiveness of the focus skills, such as critical thinking, problem solving, communication, teamwork, application of technology, and ethics. 
  2. Analyze how the High School curriculum received by the student was used during the internship experience. 
  3. Day-to-day operation, activities and responsibilities of the internship and profession. 
  4. Challenges, problems, obstacles and rewards associated with the profession. 
  5. Overall culture and environment of the profession. 
  6. Preparation/education needed to enter the profession. 
  7. Resources relevant to the profession.