WCSD is proud to offer students an opportunity to engage with local businesses to learn about career opportunities, understand job skills and expectations, and develop a network of resources to assist students with success after graduation.
Group internships are available to 11th and 12th grade students:
Group internships are organized by career field, facilitated by a teacher with knowledge of the industry and focus on understanding the range of career opportunities available in the field. Groups of 8-24 students visit a variety of industry sites, engage in projects associated with the career field, and gain an understanding of the knowledge, skills and education need for specific pathways within the field.
To earn credit, students must attend orientation, all scheduled classes, meet specific learning outcomes, complete assignments, and participate in a final project presentation.
Group internships start the second week of each semester and end the week prior to finals.
Application window extended for
KUNR MEDIA INTERNSHIP PROGRAM ONLY*
04/14/2022 - 5/29/2022
*We are only offering Group Internship opportunities this Fall. Based on COVID restrictions, please be aware that the internship may take place in-person at a site(s), as a hybrid format (meeting on-site and virtually), or in a virtual format.
Click on the logo below to see the flyer describing the specific KUNR Media group internship.
Click here for article on KUNR Media program
How to Apply for an Internship
Step 1 - Visit https://wcsd.nv.headed2.com and log into your Nevada Career Explorer account.
Click HERE for instructions on how to sign into your Nevada Career Explorer account.
Step 2 – Scroll down and click on the orange banner “Go to your Opportunities Hub”
Step 3 – Click on “Washoe Internship Opportunities”
Step 4 – Click the “Apply Now” on the right side of the page. Complete and submit your application.
Renown Internship Presentations
In December 2018, the WCSD internship students presented their medical internship experiences in Mack Auditorium at Renown Medical Center. In an expanding collaborative effort between WCSD Signatures and CTE, WCSD Gifted and Talented Program (GATE), and Renown Medical Center, 36 students had the opportunity to participate in medical internships this last semester. Students from throughout the district had the chance to share their experiences shadowing and interning in departments throughout the hospital. The event was well attended by family and friends. It was evident that these experiences impacted the students and their future career choices. Students shared moving experiences like witnessing a death, or a birth, all under the watchful guidance of Renown's caring staff. Listening to their stories revealed how much impact experiences like this have for students. Renown has facilitated this opportunity with access to real life experiences that allow students to experience the medical field first hand.
Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web-Accessibility
The District prohibits bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination and/or retaliation in any of its educational programs/activities, employment, and employment opportunities. For the District's full Notice of Non-Discrimination statement as well as methods to address questions and concerns please visit our Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility page.For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.
El Distrito prohíbe la intimidación, la intimidación cibernética, el acoso, el acoso sexual, la discriminación y / o las represalias en cualquiera de sus programas / actividades educativas, empleo y oportunidades de empleo. Para obtener la declaración completa del Aviso de No Discriminación del Distrito, así como los métodos para abordar preguntas e inquietudes, visite nuestra página de Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility
Para más información visite Civil Rights Compliance Department page.