High School Opportunity

Applications due soon

EXCEL Alaska's Summer XL Bridging Camp

Students spend 28 days learning about a specific career area: carpentry, welding, process technology or emergency trauma technician. Students will participate in planning for a future career or further education, including post-secondary readiness preparation, job shadowing, job interviewing practice, budgeting lessons, finanacial aid and scholarship opportunities. Students will have the opportunity to obtain their driver's permit or license. Additionally, students can choose to earn 0.5 credits in English or Algebra 1.

This camp takes place in Kenai at the University of Alaska - Kenai Peninsula College, June 11 to July 9, 2016.

The camp is open to students entering 10th - 12th grade for the 16-17 school year (current 9th - 11th graders).

There is no cost for the the camp as long as the students abide by all the rules. Costs covered are student travel, room and board, books and fees.

Other requirements:
  • Minimum of 2.0 GPA and not failing any classes
  • No disciplinary issues.


REGISTRATION/APPLICATION DUE - MAY 6. Contact the Raven Office for applications packets. Completed packets will be scanned and emailed to Patty Woody, CTE Coordinator, at pwoody@yksd.com.


Please contact Patty Woody with any questions at 907-374-9435 or pwoody@yksd.com.