Career Centers are a vital part of the Renton School District's college and career readiness program that provides information and provides support for all high school students 9th-12th grade.
- What is the Career Center?
- When can the Career Center be accessed? Hours? Location?
- Contact your Career Center Specialist
- Overview of Career Center Resources
- A hub of information available for all 9th - 12th graders to explore, develop and achieve post-secondary educational plans and goals.
- Receive support on, browse through and take printed materials on pre-apprenticeship programs, apprenticeships, two-year degrees, four degrees and military branches. Attend presentations by representatives of these programs.
- View current job openings and program opportunities.
- Learn how to use online tools like Career Cruising or work on financial aid applications and scholarships.
- Visit Career Center website for handbook guides complied by the Renton School District College and Career Specialists.
- The Career Center is open Monday-Friday, 7 am - 3:30m pm. Location varies at each school, contact your Career Center Specialists for location.
- Due to offsite field trips and workshops, the Career Center will be closed on select days.
- Students can visit the Career Center with teacher approval. Students must have a signed pass from their teacher for that class period.
- Students dropping off Worksite Learning Packets and/or Parent/School Work Authorizations can drop-off those forms anytime by leaving them in the labeled tray.
Hazen High School:
Quan Nguyen, College & Career Specialist
Phone: (425) 204-4254
Lindbergh High School
Ivery Rhodes, College & Career Specialist
Phone: (425) 204-3225
Renton High School:
Nichola, Fulmer, College & Career Specialist
Phone: (425) 204-3524
Talley High School Opportunity Center
Kellie Luther, College & Career Specialist
Phone: (425) 204-2116
Michele Johnson, CTE Support / Program Specialist
Phone: (425) 282-7442
Terry Derrig, Worksite Learning Coordinator
Phone: (206) 940-5750
•Explore college planning resources
- College visits
- Application process -College course catalogs and applications – Computers available for research and applying to colleges.
- Scholarships- For a listing of all the currently available scholarships see the scholarship link on the Career Center website at your school
- Financial Aid -There are resource books about Financial Aid available for check-out.
•Job and Volunteer postings – See the Career Center for available opportunities.
•Find career connected learning opportunities Worksite Learning
- Worksite Learning
- Industry Field Trips
- Industry Certification
•Explore post-secondary options through a variety of career planning resources
- Books available on choosing a career, writing resumes, interviewing for jobs and many other aspects of career selection.
- Learn how to use online tools such as Career Cruising
- Apprenticeship options
- Military opportunities