From the Washoe County School District:
Students and families in the Washoe County School District will have the opportunity to learn more about Signature Academies at a series of Family Information Nights. Signature Academies offer unique opportunities for students to study in highly-skilled career pathways while still in high school. Offered at each of the 11 valley high schools, these programs offer college credits and certifications that provide a jump start to future success.
Next week, middle school students and families can talk with representatives from two Signature high schools, Academy of Arts, Careers & Technology (AACT) and Wooster High's International Baccalaureate, as well as nine Signature Academies at local high schools. Family Information Nights will be offered from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the following locations:
Monday, Nov. 18 – California Building Idlewild Park Reno
Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Sparks Recreation Building 98 Richards Way Sparks
Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows 2680 E. Ninth St. Reno
Next month, additional information nights will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.:
Monday, Dec. 2 – O'Brien Middle School 10500 Stead Blvd. Stead
Tuesday, Dec. 3 – Microsoft Licensing 6840 Sierra Center Parkway (near South Reno Home Depot and Target) Reno
Signature Academies prepare students for college and highly-skilled careers through study of medical careers, global languages, engineering disciplines, agriculture, and much more. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the many options available to make high school a truly meaningful experience for your student!
To learn more about Signature Academies, visit the website at www.washoecountyschools.org/staff/high-school-signature-academy or call (775) 861-1263.
From the Washoe County School District