Career Readiness Expo Set for December 13
A Career Readiness Expo will be held from 6:30–8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Watkins Mill High School.
The event is designed for students in Grades 7–10 and their families. It will include teachers, students and representatives from higher education about a variety of opportunities in arts, media and communications; health and bioscience; business management and finance; construction; manufacturing, engineering and technology; law, government and public safety; and transportation.
Parents/guardians and students will have an opportunity to learn about existing career programs of study available in MCPS high schools, as well as new programs to be offered in the fall of 2018. They will also be able to get details on how students can earn industry-recognized certification and college credit before they graduate from high school.
Watkins Mill High School is located at 10301 Apple Ridge Road in Gaithersburg. Childcare for children aged 4 and older and foreign language interpretation services will be available.
The snow date is Tuesday, Dec. 19.