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Highlights From the 3rd Quarter Internship Program via Mrs. Sabatka's Team!

This article does not capture all of the amazing students that were a part of the internship program this year. It does display some of the ways our students are preparing for life after high school while employers get to "test drive" these high quality young men and women. Thanks to all employers, staff, parents, and students who participated in this year's amazing Internship Program!!

 

Above, Wyatt learns how business is done at Thrifty Car Sales!

Above, Wyatt learns how business is done at Thrifty Car Sales!

Mollie made quite an impact at The Learning Center while learning about child education!

Madison learned all about the floral business while interning at Flower Market!

Madison learned all about the floral business while interning at Flower Market!

Madison also discovered the many moving parts of the floral business while she spent time at Flower Market as well!

Jenna also discovered the many moving parts of the floral business while she spent time at Flower Market as well!

Jaylee was an integral contributor to the mission of the North Platte Public Schools Foundation!

Jaylee was an integral contributor to the mission of the North Platte Public Schools Foundation!

Grayson is learning about high wage, high skill, high demand jobs while working at Snell Services Inc.!

Grayson is learning about high wage, high skill, high demand jobs while working at Snell Services Inc.!

Doc is learning how to take performance to the next level while interning at Elite Lifestyles!

Doc is learning how to take performance to the next level while interning at Elite Lifestyles!

Danielle didn't just stretch her horizon when she explored the world of Physical Therapy while at Great Plains Health!

Danielle didn't just stretch her horizon when she explored the world of Physical Therapy while at Great Plains Health!

Bryce is beginning to be a fixture at the North Platte Public School District Tech Department!

Bryce is beginning to be a fixture at the North Platte Public School District Tech Department!

 

Here are some outstanding student reflections from their participation in Mrs. Sabatka's Internship Program:

The beginning was hard because I had to learn a lot, but it was all worth it. The career internships are such a good thing for everyone. It had opened my eyes and I now look at my future differently. I have more of an idea of exactly what I want to do. I saw everything that a daycare holds and that is what I want.

              -Madison C., All Season Daycare Intern

Making an impact on people’s lives is something is part of working at The Flower Market. Whether it be picking out funeral flowers or for significant others, we make people smile and that makes me want to be a florist.

              -Madison I., The Flower Market Intern

Working with mixed ages of 3- to 5-year-olds is difficult; when half of the class has language-, social-emotional-, and overall developmental delays children, untrained persons usually run the other way. Mollie is the exact opposite of that. She is an exceptional young adult with a heart for helping young children. This will make her a great addition to the Early Education community.

              -Tonni K., Head Start Director/Teacher speaking about her experience with Mollie Combs

It has been an absolute pleasure having Doc in the shop this semester! Doc has proven to be a very intelligent, capable, young man with loads of potential. …Any jobs that I need done, Doc is always ready to lend hand and always does quality work. …Thank you for allowing job shadow opportunities for the community’s youth.

              -Jacob J., Elite Lifestyles Nutrition Owner speaking about his experiences with Doc Rodgers