Career Grad Requirements

The required Career-Related Learning Standards (CRLS) are met when students complete a series of career activities throughout four years of high school. These primarily occur in Social Studies Foundations, Personal Finance, and through their Extended Application. The six standards are:

• Personal Management
• Problem Solving
• Communication
• Teamwork
• Employment Foundations
• Career Development
The required Career-Related Learning Experiences (CRLEs) are an extension of the CRLS. The students will apply the CRLS skills in three relevant and vigorous CRLEs. The CRLEs are:
Successful completion of Mock Job Interview, with resume
• Student must submit a resume
• Actively participate in a Mock Job Interview
• Post-interview review
Successful completion of a Job Shadow
• Career exploration using the Career Information System tool (CIS)
• In-depth career exploration – job shadow experience (8 hours)
• Evaluation completed by the individual student shadowed
• Thank you letter


Successful completion of Extended Application/ Job Shadow Essays
• Extended Application Summary Reflective Essay questions

Any questions please contact Molly Simoni in the College and Career Center at 503-668-8011 x7111 or