Tri-Rivers Open House—Focus on Your Future Night—will be Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, 5:30-7:30pm The event is open to the public.
During the evening all Career Tech labs will be open with demonstrations and contests, refreshment and door prizes.
During the evening sophomores are encouraged to apply online in the Computer Lab, with assistance from Student Services personnel, in order to get into the program of their choice for 2018-19. We also encourage 8th, and 9th graders and their families to attend to learn more about Tri-Rivers and the programs offered.
Modern Career Tech Schools and programs are designed to prepare students for success. We empower students to learn a skill while in high school, in addition to opportunities for earning FREE college credits and industry-recognized credentials. This sets students on a career pathway that gives them options after graduation. Career Tech is now viewed as a smarter pathway to career success.
Two programs are also open to stuedents who will be sophomores next fall—Engineering Technologies and Construction Trades Academy.
New programs this year include: International Business Academy and Teacher Academy
Students in the International Business program will have the opportunity to become the global leaders that this society needs! Besides the studies in business, economics, ethics, marketing students will also learn about new cultures and societies and laws and perspectives. This knowledge will certainly make them a more appealing prospective employees in this global world.
The Teacher Academy lab will be located in a large modern classroom with large planning and work areas at Dayspring Wesleyan Church, across from Tri-Rivers. Teacher Academy gives students an authentic look at becoming an educator. Beginning with classroom instruction on different learning styles and classroom methods, students will progress to working side by side with a teacher/mentor in the classroom.
Other programs to visit include: Advanced Machining, Ag & Industrial Power Technology, Automotive Technology, CNET (Computer Networking), Construction Trade Academy, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Digital Media & Entertainment, Engineering Technologies, Esthetics (Skin Care), Health Careers Academy, Veterinary Science and Welding.
Santa’s Lil Shoppe will also be open Thursday, 3:30-7:30pm. Our elves will assist youngsters while they do their holiday shopping. Santa will be there for photos 5-7pm. Santa’s Lil Shoppe will also be open: Friday, Dec. 8, 3:30-7:30pm and Saturday, 10am-4pm. Santa will be there 5-7 pm on Friday and Noon to 3pm on Saturday. Photos are $5 each.