Each year as a sophomore community we visit various companies for a Job Shadowing Experience. This is the opportunity for students to be part of the daily workings of an organization. This year we were fortunate to visit nine amazing organizations on Tuesday, March 20. Asnuntuck Community College, Cigna, Esteem Manufacturing, The Hartford, Microsoft, Stanley Black & Decker, United Healthcare, Upward Hartford and Pratt and Whitney opened their doors and shared information about their businesses, their industries, the opportunities that they offer and the educational requirements to pursue various roles and career paths. Please read the full article for more information
Pathways students participated in the annual Student Abolitionists Stopping Slavery (SASS) Abolitionist Fair at Metropolitan Learning Center in Bloomfield, CT. During the fair, students illustrated facts and concepts about past and modern-day slavery through a variety of presentations, student-created videos, artistic visuals, and hands-on activities. Pathways students ran an open-mic at the fair where student activists shared poems and stories about modern day slavery. See the full article for more details and pictures.
You can earn up to 40 hours of community service by volunteering at the FIRST Robotics District Event the weekend of April 7th and 8th at Hartford Public High School. If you are interested in this opportunity, please sign up in the main office.
Pathways Academy of Technology & Design is among 68 career academies recently awarded NAF's distinguished level recognition. This is the sixth year in a row that Pathways Academy has been named a distinguished academy. This designation is given to a select few who have reached Model level on NAF's annual assessment, exhibiting strong fidelity to an educational design that prepares students for success in college and careers. Read the full article for more information.
Congratulations to our Robotics team, the Birds of Prey, who advanced to the quarterfinals this weekend at the Waterbury District Event.They won the Spirit Award for their terrific team spirit. What a great way to kick off the season! Check the article for a few more pictures.