High School West

2019 Summer Opportunities

Updated 6/20/19




Summer is a wonderful opportunity for you to participate in many interesting, exciting and enjoyable educational programs. You can use this time to develop both intellectually and socially, while relaxing and having fun. Here are some suggestions:

  • Take a summer school class at a college
  • Take a summer program related to your interest
  • Take an educational trip, such as a language immersion program
  • Do some community service - there are some excellent summer community service opportunities that combine travel, education and community service
  • Take a unique teen adventure trip with students from all over the world
  • Volunteer at a company that might be a career interest to you
  • Get a paying job

Many summer programs have application processes and some require additional materials such as letters of recommendation, transcripts, or personal statements.

Please read the bulletin and stop by the College & Career Center for additional information.



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