• Welcome to Career & College Readiness, a one semester elective class offered to 8th gr. students.  Career & College Readiness is designed to prepare middle school students with a foundation for success in high school, future studies, and careers.  Texas students will graduate from high school prepared to either attend college or enter the workforce.  A personalized education plan will be developed to assist students in meeting their post-secondary goal.
     
    Sample units of instruction include:

                   *Investigating a variety of careers & researching those of interest

                          *Good work habits, workplace etiquette & employer’s expectations of their employees

                          *Personal financial management such as bank accounts, credit & financing

                    *Job seeking skills, including completing  job applications & interview etiquette
                    *High school planning 
     
    I'm looking forward to getting to know your child and helping him/her plan their future!  To contact me, please e-mail me at arogers@cisd.org or leave a message in our office at 903-872-3979.  Thanks for checking out our class website & have a wonderful day!
  • CLASS SUPPLY LIST
     
     
    Required:  One portfolio folder WITH BRADS  to remain in classroom (do not put name on it).
    Each day students should bring notebook paper (no spiral paper) and a black or blue pen or a pencil.
    On occasion students will need earbuds, scissors, gluestick, map pencils/markers.
     
    I sincerely appreciate donations of Kleenex & Germ X---thanks!
     
  • TUTORIALS
     
    Tutorials are offered Tuesday & Thursday after school from 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.   Please make arrangements to attend at least 2 days in advance.   
     
     
    ROGERS' SCHEDULE
     
    1st per.      College & Career Readiness
    2nd per.     College & Career Readiness
    3rd. per.     College & Career Readiness
    4th per.      Department Head Conference
     
    5th per.      CONFERENCE & LUNCH
     
    6th per.      College & Career Readiness
    7th per.      College & Career Readiness
    8th per.      College & Career Readiness
     
    CONTACT INFO
     
    Email:  arogers@cisd.org
    Phone:  430-775-6200