Interested Students

Eligibility Criteria:

  • senior in the ’20-’21 school year
  • on track to graduate
  • 2.5 or higher cumulative simple GPA
  • fewer than 10 absences in each class in Fall 2018 semester
  • fewer than 3 discipline referrals
  • have transportation to and from your internship site

Program Requirements:

  • complete a screening interview with Mrs. Wahl, Internship Program Specialist
  • complete a business etiquette course
  • attend multiple professional development sessions over the summer
  • actively participate in securing your internship placement over the summer
  • complete an interview with your potential mentor
  • attend monthly check-in meetings
  • complete 124 hours of work experience at your internship site (62 hours per semester)
  • log and reflect on your internship hours every two weeks
  • schedule and complete a site visit
  • create, implement, and reflect on SMART goals related to your professional and academic growth
  • incorporate your SMART goals and reflection into your final SEP presentation
  • follow all rules and expectations of your internship site

A successful intern will:

  • be respectful of authority and peers.
  • meet hard deadlines.
  • speak and write at the high school senior level.
  • dress appropriately for their work site, including safety clothing and equipment when necessary.
  • ask questions.
  • communicate concerns or problems with Mrs. Wahl and his or her mentor.
  • demonstrate honesty, punctuality, a cooperative attitude and willingness to learn.
  • follow all rules, regulations, and safety standards of his or her internship site and maintain confidentiality.


Interested in signing up to better your future? Check the Application tab for instructions on how to apply for the program.