Monday, March 24, 2008

Internships for 08-09

Internships for 08-09 academic year

Applications are now available in my office. Every student who applies for an internship must follow the this procedure.

1. See Mrs. Ellis to discuss your ideas and options
2. Fill our an applications including to teacher recommendations and guidance approval.
3. Set up an appointment for a job shadow.
4. attend the interview job readiness workshop on May 5th.

All intern candidates must get final approval from Mrs Ellis to be accepted into the program and class. Please understand that the school to career office is not responsible for finding students a placement. The student must find ans secure the placement. The school to career office will be happy to point you in the correct directions but like with any job the first step is yours.

If you have any further questions or concerns call or email Mrs. Ellis at 508-285-0257 or

Monday, March 17, 2008


School to Career April News:
Future teacher's conference at Bridgewater State College April 17, 2008. If you are interested in becoming a teacher or just want to explore the area more this is the day for you. An all day state wide conference for student interested in a career in education.
Construction Career Day will be held on May 9th at the labor training academy in Hopkinton. This is an all day hands on field trip that covers all aspect of construction. Student have a chance to try their hand at many activities form wood working to bridge designed. with over 100 hands on activities. Have your student sign up now there is very limited space and this is a very popular event.
Hire a teen training on May 5 at 3-5 here at the high school. Studies have shown that finding employment for teens is getting harder and harder. We can help last year the hire a teen program placed over 75 student in summer paid positions. your student earns valuable experience, money and keeps them busy. watch for more details to come.
Job shadows are on going. Any student who would like to participate in the internship program for the 08-09 academic year must have preformed a job shadow and be at least 16 years of age.
Internship- course selection forms have gone out. In order to take part in the internship program student must meet with Mrs.. Ellis before being accepted.
If you would like information on any of the above programs or a program on motioned please call the Norton high school school to career office and speak with Mrs. Barbara Ellis. 508-285-0257 or email at Barbara