STEM Summer Camp Volunteers Wanted at the Lancaster Science Factory!

Are you interested in science and education? Are you looking for the opportunity to get involved with an activity over the summer? If so, check out the available volunteer opportunities through the Lancaster Science Factory’s summer camps. The camps are geared towards students in kindergarten through 8th grade, and volunteers are needed in the classrooms to assist the instructors. Volunteering is a great way to obtain volunteer hours and work with younger children, especially for those interested in teaching/education! Camp sessions will include “Junk Drawer Engineering,” “Whatever the Weather,” “Mathemagician Academy,” and so many more! If you are interested, please click here to fill out an application.

Employment Opportunity for Students Planning to Attend Millersville University

Seniors: Are you planning to attend Millersville University this fall? Are you interested in finding work on campus? If so, the Millersville University Store welcomes applicants to work in the University Store beginning the summer of 2019 and continuing into the fall semester. The position would include duties such as working a cash register, stocking shelves, helping customers, and other tasks. Wages start at $7.25 an hour. If you’re interested, stop down in the counseling office to check out the job board or send an email expressing your interest to Audrey Herr at aherr@ssi.millersville.edu or call at 717-871-7610.

Shreiner Tree Care: 2019 Student Internship Program

Seniors: Are you interested in working outdoors after graduating? Does a career in landscaping interest you? If so, make sure to check out Shreiner Tree Care’s 2019 Student Internship Program! Areas of focus will include plant health care, tree pruning, large truck driving, customer service, and much more. Stop down in the counseling office to pick up a flyer!

ABC Keystone Apprenticeship Program

Do you like a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on training? Are you interested in carpentry, electrical work, plumbing, or sheet metal work, among other trades? If so, make sure to check out the Apprenticeship Program through Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC). Benefits of this program include earning college credits at HACC and receiving a salary! Stop down in the counseling office to pick up a flyer.

Manufacturing Education Night at the Barnstormers ( Great Information and Free Tickets)

Manufacturing Education Day

Learn about the different careers that are available in manufacturing field. Visit numerous local manufacturing businessses and schools such as High Industries, Harrington Hoist, Advance Food Products are more.

All attendees will receive a gift after attending various educational manufacturing stations. Highlights of the day consist of pre-game sky divers, interactive stations, demonstrations of manufacturing techniques, post-game fireworks, and more!

Tickets to the game are free. If you would like to attend, talk to your school counselor.

. When: April 27″ beginning at 6:00 PM

. Where: Clipper Magazine Stadium

• Who: Any middle or high school student.

Service Academy Information Night Announced

Rep. Smucker will host his annual Service Academy Day for students and parents on Friday, April 26th from 7-9PM at Dallastown High School. All high school underclass students (and 7th/8th graders as well) are invited to attend. United States Service Academy Liaison officers, ROTC representatives, Parents Clubs, and DODMERB personnel will be present to brief on their programs. Some of the items discussed at this event will be:

·       The difference between attending an academy/ROTC and military recruiters

·       The value of the military profession

·       The value of attending a summer program at an Academy

·       Describing the ‘ideal’ candidate

·       Determining the difference between a nomination and an appointment

·       The timeline for applying

Post-Secondary Training Event for Seniors!

What: Representatives from a variety of local businesses, industries, and colleges will provide information about their short-term training and educational opportunities available to students after graduating high school. HACC, CTC, Thaddeus Stevens, and the National Guard are among the participants who plan to attend. This is a great way to learn about your options and introduce yourself to representatives!

Where: Auditorium

When: Thursday, April 25th during Homeroom

Who: Seniors

Sign up in the counseling office or by clicking here

Career and Employment Fair for Seniors!

What: Are you interested in entering the workforce after graduating high school? If so, attend our upcoming Career and Employment Fair! Representatives from local businesses and industries will provide information about their summer, part-time, and full-time employment opportunities. High Industries, Tomlinson Bomberger, and Abel Construction are among the companies that plan to attend!

Where: Auditorium

When: Thursday, May 2nd during Homeroom

Who: Seniors

Sign up in the counseling office or by clicking here

Dual Enrollment Open House at HACC’s Lancaster Campus

Interested in Dual Enrollment options? HACC’s Lancaster campus is offering a Dual Enrollment orientation on April 17th from 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm. This is a great way for students and parents to learn more about the educational opportunities available at HACC for Dual Enrollment, as well as meet HACC admissions counselors. Stop down in the counseling office to pick up a flier.

Summer Program Opportunity through the Wildlife Leadership Academy!

Are you interested in becoming a wildlife biologist, fisheries manager, wildlife conservation officer, wildlife veterinarian, botanist, outdoor writer, or habitat manager? Would you want to work for organizations such as the Department of Environmental Protection, PA Game Commission, PA Fish and Boat Commission, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Quality Deer Management Association, Trout Unlimited, or Ruffed Grouse Society? If so, consider attending a 5-day residential summer field school program through the Wildlife Leadership Academy! Scholarships are available to help pay for the program, and you should email your school counselor if you are interested.

Extended Deadline to Turn in HACC Experience Day Permission Slips!

Are you a rising junior or senior, been admitted to HACC for fall 2019, an undecided senior, or interested in dual enrollment? If so, make sure to stop down in the high school counseling office to pick up a permission slip for HACC Experience Day, which will take place on Friday, April 12 from 9am-1pm. Completed permission slips can be turned in up until Tuesday, March 26th in the counseling office. This is a great way to explore the programs HACC has to offer, as well as learn about dual enrollment opportunities. Lunch will be provided, and attending this event can be used as the experiential component of your graduation project!


Community Dinners and Agency Information Nights

JOIN US FOR FREE DINNER AND A FUN PRESENTATION ON LOCAL AGENCIES IN THE PENN MANOR COMMUNITY!

Monday, March 25th  6:00-7:00pm Manor Heights Community Room
Thursday, March 28th 4:00-5:00pm Willow Run Community Room
Thursday, April 11th  6:00-7:00pm Brunswick Farms Community Room

– Dinner will be provided- There will be a craft/activity for kids as well-
Door prizes and fun

We hope to see you there!

This presentation is facilitated by the Bridges Task Force and funded by Compass Mark

SAT Prep at Penn State York

Three opportunities for students to prepare!

Verbal and Math Prep

Option 1 – Saturdays – March 23 – April 13, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Option 2 – Monday-Thursday – June 24-27, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Option 3 – Monday-Thursday – August 5-8, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

✓ Course provides a review of important English/verbal and math skills assessed in the

SAT I.

✓ Students learn valuable test-taking strategies and become familiar with test format.

✓ Course fee: $225.00 includes the latest version of the book “The Official SAT Study

Guide” from the College Board.

✓ Register to reserve a seat in the class – https://york.psu.edu/community/youth/sat-prep

or call the Program Administrator

Program Administrator: Erin Nelsen, Continuing Education Associate, Penn State

York – 1031 Edgecomb Avenue, York, PA 17403

Phone: 717-771-4197 Email: ekn5@psu.edu