Enrichment and Internships

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How to Build Resilience for High School, College

Resilience, the ability to recover quickly from challenging situations, is a key to success in school and life.

How Students Can Build Resilience for High School, College | College Admissions Playbook | US News

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Diversity Achievers Program (DAP) October 2022

Annual on-campus overnight program, the Diversity Achievers Program (DAP) will be held from Friday, October 21, 2022 to Saturday, October 22, 2022. DAP Weekend provides current high school seniors from underrepresented backgrounds with the opportunity to connect with Lehigh faculty, staff and current students. Lehigh University will cover the cost for students' transportation, lodging and meals during the program.

The application for DAP will be available starting Wednesday, July 27, 2022, and we will send you a reminder when it's live. Students that are on the Lehigh mailing list will receive an email inviting them to apply to DAP as well. Students not in our system are encouraged to complete this form to be added to our mailing list, but are also able to apply through the DAP website. To be considered eligible for the program students must be a high school senior, submit the DAP application by the deadline and identify as at least one of the following:

•First generation (neither parent has completed a bachelor's degree or higher)


•Student of color


•Committed to diversity, equity and inclusion

Please email Kailen Richmond (kjr319@lehigh.edu) or the Diversity Recruitment Team (LUdiversity@lehigh.edu) if you have any questions.

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Kitchens for Good Volunteer Opportunities

You can help break the cycles of food waste, poverty, and hunger in San Diego. To learn more, please visit: https://kitchensforgood.org/volunteer/
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Code Ninjas

We are hiring more instructors and also looking out for assistant managers for programs at Code Ninjas.

We have expanded with our recent recognition as the top franchise worldwide this year and if you have any potential students please refer them our way.

Thanks for your support. Wishing you an amazing year with loads of prosperity and luck.

Best regards,

Uma Sam

Center Director, Code Ninjas





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Poway Unified ESS Aides

Our ESS program provides for the academic and social needs of our students in the hours before and after school (6:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.) at 26 sites throughout the District. We’re looking for engaging staff to work with us over summer and into the Fall.
To apply, click here:
*Morning, midday, afternoon contracts
*No nights or weekends
*Great kids
*Great staff
*Fun student projects and activities
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The Pathmaker High School (Level I) internship

Our Internship is designed to give high school students unprecedented access to the inner-workings of the hospital system.

Our internship provides hands-on experience to high school and college-level students interested in pursuing careers in all fields of the health care industry.

Pathmaker interns serve alongside health care professionals in many facets of the industry, working together to provide patient support under the guidance of staff in the provision of a safe, comfortable and confidential environment.

City of San Diego Internship and Work Readiness

Learn more about these opportunities - Visit: https://www.sandiego.gov/volunteer-program/youth
Are you thinking about a summer job? The Poway Equestrian Center is looking for high school students to help with their summer camps. If you enjoy working with elementary-aged children, being outdoors, and helping with animal care, then this is the job for you. Visit https://www.powayequestriancenter.com/ for contact information and future fun at work. Applicants must be 16 years of age.
Outpost Summer Camp Counselor – https://outpostsummercamps.com/programs/juniorcounselors/

Girl Scouts San Diego Summer Camp Counselors -To learn more: Text: 619- 610-0792 or email: gscareers@sdgirlscouts.org

YMCA is hiring for summer aquatic/camp positions: lifeguards and swim instructors: https://www.ymcasd.org/ymca-careers

List of Jobs Available on TeenJobPrep.com

For local jobs available for students, check out https://teenjobprep.com/index.php/jobs/.
This list is comprised of organizations who have offered internship opportunities and Enrichment Programs. This should not be construed as an endorsement by the Poway Unified School District. It is the responsibility of the parent/caregiver/guardian to research all outside organizations.

Westview High School

For more enrichment program details- log into your Naviance account.

The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived protected characteristics under the law, including but not limited to ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, immigration status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact the Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406, 858-521-2800, extension 2121.

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San Diego Humane Society Volunteer Opportunities Available

To learn more, please visit: https://www.sdhumane.org/support-us/volunteer/