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The hidden gem of FCPS: “Earn and Learn” with the Youth Apprenticeship Program

The hidden gem of FCPS: “Earn and Learn” with the Youth Apprenticeship Program

by Cara Bond and Alison Gagne

January 23, 2019


Filed under Fall 2018, Features, Showcase

The emphasis is on students to prepare their path for the future. Along with receiving an education, high school students have countless opportunities to ease their transition from school into the work world. From the more education-based programs available at the Career and Tech Center (CTC) to the ha...

High school internships are an early path to future careers

High school internships are an early path to future careers

by Yesenia Montenegro and Emma Howard

January 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Registration for 2018-2019 courses begins in early February.  This is the time some juniors and seniors are considering internships as part of the school day. Internships are a great way to start learning about a job early. An internship can help you decide what type of career you want to go into...

Yammarino flashes back to kindergarten for internship

Yammarino flashes back to kindergarten for internship

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Features

One, two, three, eyes on me! On October 11, I became a kindergartner again at Kemptown Elementary School. For Alyssa Yammarino, Class of 2017, this is a regular occurrence. She leaves school before third block to attend her internship. "There are 36 interns this year, 14 of which are helping at an ele...

Heroin use skyrockets: What can we do to prevent addiction?

Heroin use skyrockets: What can we do to prevent addiction?

by Hannah Haught, Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

In recent years heroin use has spiked drastically, making it one of the most popular and deadly drugs. Heroin initially gained popularity among users due to the euphoric high it gives resembling that of prescription pain medication. Today, heroin has wrecked lives throughout the nation with heroin-related deaths quadrupling between ...

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