Summit High School
Our Future Center Coordinator and community volunteers are here to help students think about and prepare for college and career opportunities. Drop by or make an appointment to learn more.
Sondee Low-Johnson, Email or 541-355-4161
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Note: College visits take place in the Future Center, All students will sign in to presentations and cleared with attendance.
Students interested in the trades:https://www.oregon.gov/boli/ATD/docs/Apprenticeshi...
Internships! Fill out an application at:
1. The Editorial Internship at Cascade Business News is unpaid, but a great way to get up-close experience in
the publishing industry: http://youthcareerconnect.org/views/showInternship.php?view=147
2. The City Club’s Executive Director Assistant is also unpaid, but offers an amazing opportunity to work with
some of our communities “movers and shakers” while having a front row seat to important policy and public impact discussions: http://youthcareerconnect.org/views/showInternship.php?view=91
3. Discover Your Forest and Heart of Oregon Corps both have several *paid* positions open for work in
the great outdoors! Scroll down to see descriptions at: http://youthcareerconnect.org/views/listInternships2Condensed.php
4. Work with STEM students through Sylvan Learning Center as their STEM Summer Camp Intern! A paid position:
5. Finally, learn about how graphic design applies to real world use and gain experience in manufacturing principles with a Graphic Design/Office Support internship with Premier Printing Solutions: http://youthcareerconnect.org/views/showInternship.php?view=145
Seniors! Check out new scholarships outside the Future Center on Scholarship board.
Mar 20 - University of Oregon 10:20-11:20 (admitted senior session)
April 2 - Juniors take the ACT, Senior Extravaganza: Speakers from Oregon BOLI, COCC, Speaker for Seniors regarding "You've been accepted now what?" understanding your Cost of Attendance to your college of choice.
April 3 - Young Entrepreneurs Business Week @ Summit: Table in Commons 11:36-12:16 and then presentation in the Future Center 12:30-1:30. Great program: https://yebw.org/
April 12 - COCC Health Care Career Expo 9:45-1:40.Rescheduled from snow days - Permission form required and due by 4-5-19.
April 15 - PURSUIT for Sophomores (Career Exploration event) - Field trip to the Riverhouse Convention Center in Bend - information coming soon.
May 14 - COCC CAP Testing for Seniors 1 hour test offered at 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30. Sign up in Future Center.
May 20 - COCC application workshop 10 am -12 noon, students can also sign up for advising appointments
Parent Volunteers for the Future Center for 2018/2019. Send Sondee Johnson an email to let her know you are interested. I will contact you via email for training dates: [email protected]
Future Occupations Rotations - 14/16 Week Job Shadow Experience - .5 Elective Credit - Coursework/Assignments due. Students must have reliable transportation each Wed.1pm-3pm
Dental Occupations - Juniors sign up for Dental Occupations for the 19/20 school year. This program runs every other year. See Sondee in the Future Center
Engineering Rotations - 14/16 Week rotation each Wed. starting in January each year.
Health Occupations Rotations - St. Charles 15 week of various hospital occupations to job shadow. Sign up for next year!
Build It Construction Walk - Experience the daily life of a construction worker. Plumbing, drywall, tiny homes, electrical, irrigation, design concepts, residential and commercial building. Sign up in the Summit Future Center. This rotation is also 14/16 weeks in length. Must have your own transportation each Wed. Promptness and attendance is required each week.
See a complete list of Future Center events here.
Applying to college and for financial aid and scholarships can feel daunting. We can help.
Students who want to play NCAA sports in college should be aware of opportunities, registration and requirements. Important resource sites:
Students who want to play NAIA sports in college should be aware of opportunities, registration and requirements. Important resource sites.
Students can earn elective credit in non-traditional ways. Our school offers several the including:
Job Search, Resumes, Letters of Introduction, Interviewing Skills
Students interested in a foreign exchange program during high school have many options to consider. Each year our local Rotary Club sends and hosts high school students in their programs. Applications are available in late September for travel in August of the following school year.
Other programs include:
Those considering a Gap Year between high school and college can look at these resources:
For students wishing to go straight from high school into the military, a call to one of our local recruiters is the best place to start. Meetings can be set up in the recruiting office or in the Future Center.
ROTC is offered at some colleges and is designed as officer training, while students are going to college. Once selected for a ROTC program most likely you will be offered either a full or partial scholarship. The ROTC department at the school you plan to attend will have detailed information about post-college commitments.
The Academies offer students a very prestigious education, one that is filled with rigor and regimentation. To admission process is arduous, but worth it, if this is the route for you.
School to Career Program Manager:
If you have questions about enrollment or graduation, please visit our Counseling page.
We rely on parent and community volunteers to help Storm students with post graduation plans. Please consider volunteering in the Future Center. All Bend-La Pine Schools volunteers are required to submit a volunteer application and pass a background verification check.
Click here to access the Volunteer application and Background Verification Check.