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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

April 15, 2014 Kindergarten Registration

2014 - 2015 District School Calendar

Parent Involvement Survey for Special Education Students

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School Notices

Due to health concerns,

ConVal is a latex-free zone.

Student Notices

Lunch Menu

Notice About Food Allergies

Healthy Snack List

2013-14 Bell Schedule


Keep In Touch

ConVal High School

184 Hancock Road

Peterborough, NH 03458

phone: 603-924-3869

fax: 603-924-9176

 

Don Jalbert

Director of Region 14 Applied Technology Center

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