Sample high school student resume

You can use this sample as a template by going to the bottom of the page, clicking on the down arrow at the right of the page and then opening the downloaded document, which will be a Word document that you can modify by replacing the information with your own information.

Your Name

Your address, town, state, ZIP

Your phone (cell and home, preferably)            Your e-mail address

OBJECTIVE   (In one line or two, describe what you are looking for: part-time or summer job, internship or  volunteer opportunity.) 
SUMMARY OF SKILLS (list your strengths, specialties, technical knowledge, etc)

o [EXAMPLE:] Works well with others and in a group setting

o [EXAMPLE:] Organized, follows instruction, positive attitude, excellent work ethic

o [EXAMPLE:] Experience with Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Internet Explorer

EDUCATION (You can also add courses taken outside of ABRHS.)
Acton-Boxborough Regional High School                                                                           Acton, MA             Expected Graduation: June, 20XX              
Related Courses: [EXAMPLE] Biology, Psychology (Select courses that fit your objective.)  

WORK EXPERIENCE (Describe responsibilities, and any contributions/achievements.)            
2010-present   Ichabod’s Café    Acton, MA

o Hostess, waitress, busing

o In charge of seating arrangements, greeting people, handling customers, and cleaning

2007-2009 Christine’s Day Spa         Acton, MA

o Receptionist

o Answered phone calls, booked appointments, kept store organized, worked with clients

INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES (List any academic, extracurricular or volunteer activities.)

o Club Lacrosse Team, Mass Elite (2007-2009)

o 3 Years Varsity Lacrosse (2007-2009)

o Community Service: Mississippi Mission Trip (2007), Relay for Life (3 years), Lazarus House (homeless shelter), Christmas in the City (2007)

AWARDS AND HONORS                                                                                                                                            

o President’s Volunteer Service Bronze Award: 2007, 2008, 2009

o Academic Honor roll: 2005-present

o National Honor Society: present

o Future Business Leaders of America: Business Communication, 1st place 2007

Available upon request

Notes: You can open the attachment below (same document as above) and use it as a template to display your own information.

When creating your own resume, be sure to remove italics from the template before you finalize your document. For more formatting suggestions, click on the link below:

Formatting Guidelines

Kay Steeves,
Feb 7, 2012, 11:11 AM