Lila Torp

Carmel High School

Carmel Clay Schools

520 East Main Street (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46032

(317) 846-7721 ext. 7488

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Course Description


Preparing for College and Careers addresses the essential knowledge, skills and behaviors all students need to live successfully in today’s world. A project based approach is integrated into the course of study focusing on the impact of today’s choices on tomorrow’s possibilities. Topics include exploration of personal aptitudes, interests, principles and goals; life and career exploration and planning; examining multiple life roles and responsibilities as individuals and family members; planning and building employability skills; transferring school skills to life and work; decision making and organizational skills; and managing personal resources. This is a foundation course designed to teach knowledge and real world skills essential for ALL high school students regardless of their current or future career interests.