Career Information Center (CIC)

East Chapel Hill High School


The East Chapel Hill High School Career Information (CIC) is a resource for students, parents and teachers, supported by the Career and Technical Education Department and the East Chapel Hill High School PTSA. The CIC is dedicated to helping students gain knowledge about themselves and provides opportunities to assist them in reaching personal, academic and career goals.

ECHHS CIC
Bi-Monthly Newsletter

ECHHS Bi-Monthly Newsletter Issue 1.pdf
  • September 28-Oct. 2 New national website and Map with listing of virtual events: https://creatorswanted.org/find-events/ There are lots of virtual events around the country that might be good for our students to attend.

NC Advanced Manufacturing Careers Awareness Week

New Google Classroom for Career Activities and other Information ...

To join: bvxdezd


Wednesday's
Lunch and Learns

Come hear a variety of speakers present about Careers, College, Applications, Employability Skills and much more.

LUNCH & LEARN Workshop (ECHHS) (1).pdf


District College Rep Visits:
All district high school students are invited to attend


ECHHS Daily Announcements now on the
ECHO website

http://box5535.temp.domains/~eastchap/daily-announcements/

UPCOMING EVENTS

Job Opportunity:

  • Goldfish Swim School, Chapel Hill; Swim Instructor (Part-time) Apply HERE

  • NCDEMS: 2020 Coordinated Campaign Internship with the NC Democratic Party MORE INFO

ECHHS Opportunities:

September 2020

  • HBCU Virtual College Fair Schedule of Events

  • Sept. 16: Wednesday's Lunch and Learn

  • Are you interested in taking Dual Enrollment classes through Durham Tech CCP in the Spring? If so, use this link to sign up for one of the MANDATORY CCP information sessions: https://forms.gle/gvwPRyQqGDGgNghUA . Sessions will be held on Wednesday, September 16th at 6 PM and Wednesday, September 23rd at 12 PM. You must sign up by 5 PM the day before you session. Your parents are welcome to sit in on the session with you, but only students with a CHCCS email will be allowed to join the meeting. You will receive an invitation to the Google meeting the morning of your session. If you have any questions please reach out to Ms. McAlister at mcalistera@durhamtech.edu or 919-943-0509.

  • North Carolina Merit Scholarship Informational Meetings (ECU, NCSU, NCCU, UNC, UNCC): Interested high school students and families are invited to join program representatives to provide an overview of each scholarship and answer questions. 4 dates in Sept. (17, 21, 24, 29) To register, go to https://bit.ly/NCScholarships-Fall2020 .

  • The University of Alabama virtual visit for this Friday, September 18th at 10:30am. Link to visit: https://adm.ua.edu/register/chccs.

  • Virtual College Exploration: CACRAO is proud to present our Virtual College Exploration program, for all North and South Carolina students, September 14-October 9. The four-week program consists of hundreds of opportunities for students to learn about the college search process and about many different colleges through panel presentations and information sessions: View the Schedule

  • NCA&T AGRICULTURE AND FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES Related Majors Recruitment Session: Sept. 22, 6-7pm FLYER

  • Verto Virtual College Fair: featuring Jeff Selingo, Tuesday, September 29, 2020: 6pm - 9pm ET Register Here

  • National and NC Manufacturing Week and Day - September 28-Oct. 2 New national website and Map with listing of virtual events: https://creatorswanted.org/find-events/ There are lots of virtual events around the country that might be good for our students to attend.

  • Durham Tech is holding a panel with NCCU, UNC, and NC State about transfer pathways there. This will cover CSTEP at UNC, C3 and NC State and the BRITE program at NCCU. register at this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkd-yqqzguE9HaIDcIQD98CnECqfoWzJcw The meeting is at 5 PM on September 30th.

October 2020

  • Virtual College Exploration:CACRAO is proud to present our Virtual College Exploration program, for all North and South Carolina students, September 14-October 9. The four-week program consists of hundreds of opportunities for students to learn about the college search process and about many different colleges through panel presentations and information sessions: View the Schedule

  • NACAC Virtual College Fairs:

  1. October 12th 2020 at 1:00PM - 9:00PM
    Link to sessions: https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/6/sessions

  1. October 18th 2020 at 12:00PM - 8:00PM
    Link to sessions: https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/8/sessions

November 2020


Contact Information:

Mrs. Fletcher Kieckbusch,
Career Development Coordinator

Email to schedule a Google Meet Appointment
between 9:00am-4:00pm M-F

THE CIC CAN HELP...

  • Career Development Counseling

    • Career Interest Assessments

    • Learning Styles

    • Skills Tests

  • Employment and Internship Information

    • Workers Permit Information

    • Labor Laws Information

  • Work Skills

    • Resume Writing

    • Cover Letters

    • Thank you letters

    • Interviewing Skills

    • Portfolios

    • Military Information

  • Information about the Career and Technical Education Department and courses

  • Career & College Promise

  • Speakers, Field Trips, and Career Fairs

  • Class Presentations and Workshops

  • Testing Information

    • SAT

    • ACT

    • TOEFL

    • ASVAB

  • A quiet place to study

  • Summer and Enrichment Opportunities including Gap Years

  • Scholarships and Financial Aid Information

Non-Discrimination Statement: The Chapel Hill – Carrboro Board of Education, therefore the Career and Technical Education Department, prohibits any policy or procedure which results in discrimination, harassment, or bullying based on any of the following: race, color, religion, atheism, ancestry, national origin, gender, socioeconomic status, academic status, gender identity, physical appearance, sexual orientation, mental, physical, developmental, or sensory disability, immigration status, or any other classification that is protected by law, regulation or Board policy. The Board further prohibits discrimination against a person perceived to have any of the above characteristics or against a person for associating with someone protected by this policy. Individuals who wish to file a discrimination and/or harassment complaint may call the Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator: Misti Williams at (919) 967-8211 ext. 28251.
Declaración de no discriminación: El Consejo de Administración de las Escuelas de las Ciudades de Chapel Hill y Carrboro, y en consecuencia el Departamento de Carrera Profesional y Técnica, prohíbe cualquier política o procedimiento que resulte en discriminación, hostigamiento o intimidación basado en cualquiera de los siguientes: raza, color, religión, ateísmo, ascendencia, nacionalidad, género, estatus socioeconómico, estatus académico, identidad de género, apariencia física, orientación sexual, discapacidad mental, discapacidad física, discapacidad de desarrollo, discapacidad sensorial, estatus migratorio o cualquier otra clasificación protegida por ley, regulación o política del Consejo de Administración. El Consejo de Administración además prohíbe la discriminación contra una persona percibida que tiene cualquiera de las características anteriores o contra una persona por asociarse con alguien protegido por esta política. Las personas que deseen presentar una queja de discriminación y / o acoso pueden llamar al Coordinador de Cumplimiento de Derechos Civiles: Misti Williams, al (919) 967-8211 ext. 28251.