Goshen Local School District

Goshen High School: College/Career Scheduling Day

 
February 21, 2017--All day program for grades 9-12:

 

9th -11th Grade Students engaged in the following activities throughout the school day:

  • ASPIRE (Pre ACT) Test results discussion.
  • Ohio Means Jobs Career Cluster Discussions.
  • Career presentations from three of 56 potential guest speakers in top-rated fields.
  • Scheduling discussion with counselors and teachers.
  • Two guest speakers: “What I Wish I’d Known in High School” and “What is College Really Like”

 

12th Grade Students engaged in the following activities throughout the school day:

  • Ohio Means Jobs Career Cluster Discussions.
  • Career presentations from three of 56 potential guest speakers in top-rated fields.
  • Guest speaker: “What is College Really Like?”
  • Speed Mentoring program with professionals from various career fields.  Members of the Clermont County Chamber shared their expertise and ideas with GHS students who were eager to learn what today's jobs and career paths are really like.
    During the event 25 local professionals met with small groups of students for about 5 minutes at a time before students switched to the next table table. This was an exceptional opportunity for our students as they plan their futures and we appreciate the support of the Chamber in making the event happen.

 

Evening Activities

 

February 21, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.: Parents returned to school with their students for a Scheduling Information Night.  Parents and students discussed the days events and then worked together with GHS teachers to create a mock schedule for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

February 22-24, 2017: Online scheduling week, during the school day students in grades 9-11 will use the mock schedules they created with their teachers and parents to go to the computer lab and create their course request for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Video of the days events