BTHS District 201
About the Program
The Perfect Opportunity for Your Senior Year
Students are released from school for their paid cooperative education work experience. They are required to attend a minimum of three classes. The program waives the PE requirement and offers triple credits for graduation.
Classroom instruction focuses on providing students with job survival skills, career exploration skills related to the job, and improving students’ abilities to interact positively with others. The goal of the cooperative work experience is for the student to gain part-time employment and maintain employment with acceptable skills.
The course content includes the following broad areas of emphasis: further career education opportunities, planning for the future, job-seeking skills, personal development, human relationships, legal protection and responsibilities, economics and the job, organizations, and job termination.
Get real-world job experience
Waives PE requirement
Get Triple Credits
Learn valuable skills
How to Apply
This program requires an application process. Students are accepted based on acceptable attendance, grades and teacher recommendations.
Complete an application in the spring of your junior year.
Complete the appropriate application for your school below. Questions? Contact the people listed below your school’s application for help.