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Internship FAQs

FAQs about ConVal's internship program

  • How does an internship work?

Students are not paid by the company, but receive half a credit for 67.5 hours of successfully completed work-based learning. Off-site students provide their own transportation.

  • What are the hours?

Generally, students intern during a Conval “block” of time, or 90 minutes a day, five days per week. (Minus travel time.) There are four 90 minute time blocks available between 7:30AM and 2:16PM. If the student’s and supervisor’s schedules can accommodate a more flexible schedule, e.g. more hours on fewer days, that’s fine! An average of 7.5 hours a week is necessary to reach the 67.5 hours during the nine-week quarter in which internships are scheduled.

  • Are students on-site everyday?

Yes, except for new interns who attend an intern workshop every other Friday, or as above, the student has worked out a different schedule arrangement.

  • How does a match work?

Students identify a career exploration area in which they would like to intern. The intern coordinator helps to match students’ interests to local businesses and makes the initial call. If the site is willing to consider an intern, a no-obligation Informational Interview is scheduled to see if the match seems like a good fit for both.

District Notices

ConVal Kindergarten Registration and Screening

2015 - 2016 District School Calendar

2014 - 2015 District School Calendar

Superintendent's Letter Re: Snow Days, 2/18/2015

2014-2015 Bus Routes

Parent Involvement Survey for Special Education Students

Unsure About A Delay Or School Closing? WMUR Will Confirm

During the inclement weather season, the SAU will inform parents of a 2-hr delay or a school closing through an Alert Now phone message. Parents can also consult the WMUR weather page which lists all declared school closings and delays.

School Notices

Mark your calendars!

June 13, 2015



Advisory Committee

New Meeting Date:

May 28, 2015

6:00pm in the Library

Lunch Menu

Notice About Food Allergies

Healthy Snack List

2014-15 Bell Schedule

2014-2015 Bus Routes

Due to health concerns,

ConVal is a latex-free zone.

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Peterborough, NH 03458

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