Career Portfolio - 9th Grade Information

  • We believe students should begin thinking about their academic futures during their freshman year. As such, 9th grade begins the work on the Career Portfolio, a culmination of learning about college & career readiness and preparing students for their post-secondary journey. 

    The following are the tasks that will be accomplished during Freshman Year


    1st Quarter Requirements Due October 25, 2019

    SmartFutures: MY Plan First Three Questions after logging in

    SmartFutures: Skills: (NorthStar Videos)

    • Internet Basics
    • Using Email
    • Social Media
    • Information Literacy
    • Career Search Skills
    • Your Digital Footprint    

    Smart Futures: Activities 1-6

    •  New Thinking About Career Success → Career Clusters and Pathways

    2nd Quarter Requirements

    No requirements for this quarter.


    3rd Quarter Requirements Due Date TBD

    College Visitation Trip and Reflection Essay

    • In the spring, students will spend a day touring a local college and completing a constructed response essay to be uploaded to their Career Portfolio.


    4th Quarter Due May 22, 2020

    Resume (Completed in English 9 during Keystones 

    • Students will be work on building a resume as part of their English class.



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