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Medical Explorers Program- The first Tuesday of each month, from 6:30-8:00 PM, a different medical specialty is spotlighted at the Reading Hospital. This program is FREE. Past students have learned a great deal and have made contacts to shadow professionals. Students should register by calling 610-988-HELP.
Berks Career & Technology Center- "On-time" applications for the 2020-2021 school year will be due December 4, 2019. A representative from BCTC will speak to 9th graders on Friday, September 20. Interested 9th graders will have the opportunity to visit two BCTC programs of their choice on October 3. 2020-21 applications & information will be available around October or November, both in the Guidance Office & in Mrs. Benz' office.
Students Interacting with Business- Each year the Berks Business Education Coalition (BBEC) sponsors a day in which our 9th graders visit a local business. General employability skills are emphasized, including communication, good attendance, understanding of a business' purpose, and a positive attitude. The date for this year's visit is Thursday, September 26.