HHS Career Center 480.813.0051 x2216
|The Highland Counseling Department houses a Career Center to assist students in career and post-secondary planning. Services include and/or information is available on:|
In addition to the above services, representatives from in-state universities and community colleges visit the Career Center on a monthly basis. Juniors and Seniors should listen to the daily announcements or check the schedule in the counseling office for dates and additional information. Each grade level should check their specific calendar board in the Counseling Office for Career Center activities.
|Options For Vocational/Technical Training|
Employment opportunities for students who plan to go directly into the workforce are posted on the job board located in our Career Center. Help is available through the Career Center with resumes and job seeking skills.
Trade and Technical training can be obtained through private schools that provide programs for specific careers. Students learn in job related settings and receive hands-on training. Examples: cosmetology, truck driving, pipe fitting trades, health assistants.
HHS Vocational Programs
Highland High School offers a variety of vocational programs to students. Several classes are offered through the Agriculture, Business, Family and Consumer Sciences, Industrial Education, and Fine Arts programs. Students should review the course description book for specific offerings. Opportunities are available in the following areas:
|In addition, related work co-op classes offer opportunities for students during their senior year.|
Gilbert Youth Employment Service (GYES)
GYES is a free community service sponsored by Gilbert Public Schools Vocational Education Department. GYES offers part-time employment opportunities while in school and full-time after graduation in a variety of work environments for youth ages 16 through 21. Pick up an application in counseling, complete the form, and return it to the Career Center Coordinator. All applications are processed and job referrals made through the GYES.
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