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Career Launch Program Student Recruitment

Date: 
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

8th grade students are being offered an exciting opportunity for the upcoming year.

The Austin Independent School District, in collaboration with Austin Community College, Dell Technologies and Seton Healthcare, will offer two new programs for the 2017-2018 school year!

Through a partnership with Dell, the Careers in Technology program will be located at Reagan Early College High School. Likewise, Seton Healthcare will support the Careers in Health Sciences program at LBJ Early College High School.

Successful students in either Career Launch program will exit high school with the following: a diploma, complete with endorsements; an associate’s degree in Computer Sciences or Health Sciences; applicable workplace experience; and a guaranteed interview for post-secondary employment with one of our industry partners!

Students will received some general information from their middle schools; the high schools are hosting parent information nights in April.

Career Launch meetings will be held at Reagan ECHS from 6 to 7 p.m. April 12 and 6 to 7 p.m. April 27 in the cafeteria.

LBJ ECHS meetings will be from 6:30 to 7:30 April 13 and from 6 to 7 p.m. April 27 in the theater. Parents are invited to attend any one of the meetings.

For more information, please contact Paulette Walls at LBJ Early College High School at 512-841-4026 or Kevin Garcia at Reagan Early College High School at 512-414-2523.