Counseling Office News

Thursday, September 5, 2019

TALK & TOUR CAREER SERIES: Designed for students in grades 7-12, these free career exploration events are like getting 5 job shadows in one! Students & parents can hear directly from a panel of professionals, ask career questions, and tour the employer’s workspace. Space is limited. Over 20 different career fields & industries will be featured over the course of the school year. Information and registration.

UPCOMING TALK & TOUR EVENTS: Health Careers @ Mary Free Bed Rehab Hospital, Tues., September 11, 3:30 – 5:00 PM Engineering Careers @ Enterprise Tool & Die, Wed., September 18, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Biomedical Technology/Engineering Careers @ Medbio, Inc., Tues., October 1, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Visit our webpage for the full schedule.

PARENTS OF CAREER COACHES (PACC) WORKSHOP: “What am I going to be when I grow up?” Kent ISD is offering a free workshop on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM to equip parents with talking points, career exploration resources and activities to help guide their student through the challenging process of narrowing down a post-secondary path. Visit our PACC page for information and registration.

AQUINAS COLLEGE FAIR: Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 at the Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center from 12:00-2:00 and 6:00-7:30.

WALKER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE JOB FAIR: Saturday, Sept 28th from 10:00-3:00 at Zinser Elementary. One employer who will be present is Pyper Tool & Engineering who offer starting jobs at $10/hr.

TRANSCRIPTS ON INFINITE CAMPUS: Students & parents you can now view an unofficial transcript in Infinite Campus. The transcript can be found in the reports section. This is helpful especially to our seniors applying to college.