Program Guides Students to College and Careers

September 2019 —  Program Guides Students to College and Careers

Danville District 118 students will have a better idea about what they would like to do with their life after high school thanks to a newly enhanced Career and Technical Education (CTE) program.

The district is entering the second year of a three-year plan to expand its CTE program at Danville High School and, for the first time, is reaching out to include North Ridge Middle School students. Read more


Danville High School Offers Career Services

Tucked away in a corner of the second floor at Danville High School is an office where students can be paired with a job or an internship at a local business.

“I help connect them with the business world,” Kim Kuchenbrod, a Danville District 118 career adviser and a workforce development consultant with Vermilion Advantage, said. Kuchenbrod uses career assessment tools to match students’ skill sets and personalities with possible professions, as well as career mentoring and internships to prepare students for college or a career. Read more