FHS Career Pathways
THE FUTURE IS YOURS TO CREATE.
Fitch High School‘s Career Pathways Program offers students a variety of pathway choices that each include an array of specialized courses, core required coursework for graduation, and elective offerings.All courses will prepare Fitch High School students for graduation, with the knowledge and skills required for postsecondary success. The design of the pathways program takes into consideration the whole student. It allows them to explore and expand their experiences and opportunities throughout high school and focus on their individual college and career aspirations.
Students will select a career cluster and pathway during their Freshman year with support from school counselors.
Business, Arts & Communication focuses on careers in planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to productive business operations; and designing, producing, and publishing multimedia content.
Health science focuses on careers in planning, managing, providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health information, and support services.
Human Services focuses on careers in planning, managing, and providing education and training services and related support services, as well as preparing individuals for employment that relates to families and human needs. This area also focuses on careers in the managment, maketing and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging and attractions.
Manufacturing focuses on careers in planning, managing, and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final projects and related professional and technical support.
Engineering and technology focus on careers in planning, managing, and providing scientific research, professional development, and technical services.
Careers in Architecture focus on designing, planning, managing, building and maintaining the built environment.
- Business and industry panels
- College and career fairs
- Internships, job shadowing, and employment-related workshops
- Teacher externships to bring work experience to the classroom
* Concert Chorus
* Concert Band
* Honors Chamber Choir
* Honors Jazz Ensemble
* Honors Personal Finance II
* Honors Treble Choir
* Honors String Orchestra
* PE Electives
Community service specific to your career cluster may be used as one of your pathway courses after you have completed 60 or more documented hours.