School Counseling Announcements

Tuesday, October 1, 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. Visit our webpage to register and for the full schedule.

Upcoming events:

  • Orthopaedics/Health/Surgery Careers @ OAM Surgical Center. Tuesday, October 15, 2019 6:00-7:30PM.
  • Engineering Careers @ Custom Profile. Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 6:00-7:30PM
  • Public Health Careers @ Kent County Health Department, Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:00-7:30PM (currently on waitlist, but with enough interest, an additional date may be added).

Health Careers Immersion Program – Application opens October 15 Kent County high school seniors interested in exploring health careers during the 2020 Winter semester are invited to apply to the Kent ISD Health Career Immersion Program. This unique semester-long, 5-hour-a-week job shadow experience gives students a behind-the-scenes look at a variety of health careers in hospital and clinic settings. Application deadline is December 1 by 5:00 PM. (Juniors might want to check this out so they can consider participating next year). Click here for full details and application

Child Life/Music Therapy - Career Information Day – Careers in Child Life and Music Therapy will be the focus on October 10, 2019 as professional in these fields provide a comprehensive overview of their professions. Come learn the necessary information to get you started toward your future career. Click here for more information or to register for the event. Child Life from 12:30 – 2:30 PM and Music Therapy, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM