Working Papers are required for SYEP and other internship programs for students who are least 16 years old. Younger students will also need them if they plan to do paid work afterschool or in the summer. See below for the application form and required documents. Required Documents to Apply for Working Papers: 1) The application form, with ONLY Part 1 filled out. You can pick up a copy of the application form from your guidance counselor or Ms. Wilson, or download it at: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/documents/AT17-FillableMay21.pdf2) Your birth certificate, passport, or other federal/state ID (or a clear copy)3) Your completed Certificate of Physical Fitness (Doctor's Note). Most pediatricians' offices have a standard form they will … [Read more...]
CTE ISP Opportunities for Spring 2023 — SENIORS!!!
Seniors -- read below for paid WBL opportunities in the Spring semester. See Ms. Wilson if you have questions. Spring Industry Scholars Internship Program (Paid, $15/hour for 80 hours) Applications Due January 27, 2023 Information sessions will be held each Wednesday in January at 4pm. Interested students can register using the following link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RmfzfN3JQ-WoYimmKRf6NA How to Apply:1. Complete the Internship Application Link in your CTS Profile (participants.careerpathways.nyc) 2. Verify your working eligibility status (INSTRUCTIONS HERE) by signing up for a 5 minute virtual appointment. You MUST do your verification before your interview! (I.e. Do it AS SOON AS POSSIBLE)Make sure you have … [Read more...]
Class of 2022 — Apply now for Construction Skills!
Seniors -- are you interested in a career in the Unionized Building Trades? Want to be a carpenter? A plumber? An HVAC technician? If so, the Edward J. Malloy Initiative for Construction Skills may be the program for you! Applications are currently available to apply for next spring's pre-apprenticeship program. Starting in March, students will attend weekly sessions in advance of hands-on training next summer before being referred to a Union Apprentice program. More information is available at: https://www.constructionskills.org/pre-apprenticeship-training/ See Ms. Wilson in Room 139 to pick up an application and review the requirements and deadlines. … [Read more...]
Apply to be on NYCDOB’s Youth Leadership Council for Sustainability!
10th-12th grade students are now eligible to apply for positions with the Department of Buildings' Youth Leadership Council. WHSAD students have participated in the Council since it's creation in 2019. This is a great opportunity to learn about Sustainability in the Built Environment, Construction Safety, Energy Codes, Zoning, and more. Students will meet weekly with professionals to learn about these issues and do their own presentations on topics of interest.See the flyers below for more information and the link to apply! The deadline is Friday, December 3rd! … [Read more...]
CTE ISP Fall Internships — Applications due from Seniors by October 22nd!
Since 2016, WHSAD students have participated in the CTE Industry Scholars Program (CTE ISP). The Industry Scholars Program provides students the opportunity to have an internship in the CTE field of their choice. Internships provide the opportunity to learn by doing real work and being productively engaged in the workplace. They may provide the opportunity to work in teams, work on a project, or rotate through a number of departments and job functions. You will develop new skills, become stronger candidates for future job and college opportunities, and grow your professional network! This fall, internships will be offered both in-person and remotely, and students will be able to earn $15/hour for up to 60 hours over 6 weeks (November … [Read more...]
ACE Mentorship — Registration NOW OPEN!
The ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York (ACE GNY) is now accepting students for the 2021-22 Program Year! WHAT IS ACE?ACE GNY is a free after-school mentorship program for high school students (grades 9-12!) to learn about careers in architecture, engineering, and construction management.Students join teams led by professional architects, engineers, and construction managers to gain firsthand experience in the design and construction industry. During sessions, students learn how to use design software, go on office tours and field trips, and participate in fun hands-on activities to learn more about the different career … [Read more...]
Summer Open Studios @ Park Avenue Armory
WHSAD students are invited to attend SUMMER OPEN STUDIOS at Park Avenue Armory in July. These sessions are a great opportunity for students interested in learning more about the Armory's artistic programming, working as part of the Armory's Youth Corps program, or just making art! See details below, and the attached flyer. SUMMER OPEN STUDIOS Make art in community, inspired by the Armory’s unconventional artists Wed, July 7 / Wed, July 14 / Wed, July 21 / Wed July 28, all 3-4 pm Drop-in for one, a few, or all of the above open studiosJoin students from your and other high schoolsYou don’t have to be an artist to participateReceive a $15 Amazon gift card for each session you joinOpen Studios are online (but Zoom doesn’t limit … [Read more...]
Apply for Summer CTE ISP Internships!
Online applications are now available for CTE Industry Scholars Program (ISP) Internships! Find more information at: https://sites.google.com/view/cte-industry-scholars-program/ Important Dates:Monday, May 17th -- online information sessionMonday, May 31st -- applications due! … [Read more...]
Architecture Internship for High School Student
Do you live in Community Board 17? (See map below for boundaries.) If so, this internship is a great opportunity to apply your architecture skills and knowledge this summer! Please see the job posting below for information about how to apply. … [Read more...]
Apply to Participate in the RAMSA Pre-Mentorship Program!
Robert A.M.Stern Architects has selected WHSAD to be the first school in their new pre-mentorship program for high school students! This is a great opportunity for students to learn more about the different aspects of working in an architecture firm, along with doing projects to add to their own portfolios. Please see the flyer below for more information. If you have questions, reach out to Mr. Rodriguez at firstname.lastname@example.org. Let Mr. Rodriguez know of your interest SOON before the program fills up! Learn more about RAMSA at: https://www.ramsa.com/ … [Read more...]