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Advanced Manufacturing

LAUNCHING FOR THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

Prepare for a high-needs industry with this unique opportunity to learn knowledge and skills using state of the art equipment.

The Advanced Manufacturing Pathway will develop learners specialized skills and enable them to enter an industry in need of talented individuals. Learners will foster the knowledge and skills for proper application of principles of manufacturing through hands-on learning with cutting-edge industry equipment. Local industry partners are excited to work alongside learners in this pathway to provide authentic and relevant experiences.

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Introduction to Manufacturing A

Credits:
5
Course Description

In Introduction to Manufacturing, students are introduced to knowledge and skills used in the proper application of principles of manufacturing. The study of manufacturing technology allows students to reinforce, apply, and transfer academic knowledge and skills to a variety of interesting and relevant activities. Students will gain an understanding of what employers require to gain and maintain employment in manufacturing careers.

Graduation Requirement

Introduction to Machine Shop

Credits:
5
Course Description

This course introduces learners to safety procedures, use of bench tools, layout tools, power saws, drill presses, precision measurement tools, and various hand tools related to the machine shop. Also included are sharpening drill bits and general purpose turning tools for the lathe and determining speeds and feeds for both the lathe and the milling machine.

Graduation Requirement

Futures Lab Seminar

Credits:
5
Course Description

Come get unschooled. Let your curiosity and imagination guide your learning journey as you develop skills and mindsets necessary to build a better world.

Through engaging, relevant, and authentic projects, students will hone workforce readiness and professional skills, by working on dynamic and collaborative teams. Entrepreneurship and literacy are integrated through examination of personal strengths and areas of growth via investigation into the topics of resilience, self-awareness, and communication. These areas have been identified through collaboration with industry partners and higher education professionals.  This course will provide 5 credits toward the Language Arts graduation requirement

This is a semester long course that will allow students to integrate literacy, entrepreneurship, and essential professional skills. Students will engage in units that will explore self-awareness, communication, and resilience throughout the course.  Within each of these units students will have the opportunity to analyze and create written pieces reflective of topics relevant to them.

Graduation Requirement