CTE Opportunities

The following are some opportunities for students to get involved in CTE programs beyond SHHS. Please contact Mr. Frigon with any questions. These programs are not based at SHHS but are examples of how students can get involved in other opportunities.

IGED - February 22nd, 2019
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day will introduce high school girls to engineering disciplines.  With a mentor, who is a professional engineer in the Kansas City community, students will explore an industry & university fair, an engineering discipline fair, a college panel, a keynote speaker, and a hands-on engineering activity. Registration is due on Wednesday, January 16th. 

To register click here: https://kcsweiged.blogspot.com/p/iged.html?m=1


Students wishing to gain their CNA while they are a high school student can take advantage of a state waiver that takes care of the tuition for the classes through Johnson County Community College or Fort Scott Community College Please see the click on the following link for helpful hints for taking CNA courses at JCCC. Contact Mr. Frigon with any questions.

CNA Enrollment Tips (pdf, 73.35KB)

Fort Scott Community College - Miami County Campus Classes


Women in Design Day of Shadowing
Women in Design, a committee of AIA Kansas City, would like to invite your students to participate this year in our 13th annual Day of Shadowing.  Day of Shadowing is an annual event where area high school students are invited to shadow at a local architecture firm in hopes of gaining experience about what it is like to work in the design profession.
This year's Day of Shadowing is scheduled for the morning of December 7.  Please find attached the student application and a list of questions targeting each student's interest in participating.  Completed forms are due October 19 via mail or email.

Female Engineers

If you are a female student who are interested in engineering go to the following website: http://aspire.swe.org/index.php. It has some great information on how to get an early start on an engineering career.


Best Colleges Resource

To get students thinking about their future career paths, Best Colleges created a collection of career guides that highlight several popular and growing job industries including healthcare, STEM, and education. Each resource covers many different roles within the industry and the educational steps required to land that position, as well as, certifications and internships.



Interested in Aerospace? Check out this amazing opportunity in Olathe. If you are interested in becoming a member click on the PDF below to find out how you can belong to this organization.

VenturingCure2190 (pdf, 263.6KB)

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