The Teacher Academy Summer Program is looking for juniors and seniors who want to explore the teaching profession during a paid internship opportunity. Students will engage in professional learning about teaching practices and gain experience in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 classrooms during the summer. High school graduates who meet the requirements may be eligible to apply for a paraprofessional position with the district.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have a desire to work with children 
  • Eligibility GPA of 2.0 or higher 
  • Current junior or senior in high school 
  • Attendance rate of 90% or above 
  • Complete ALL portions of the online application

Program Commitments

  • Must attend the Summer Orientation Meeting on Monday, April 14, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. 
  • Attend the Saturday professional learning on May 15  from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 
  • Contracted from June 14 to June 30 
  • Attend professional learning every Monday and Wednesday from 1-3 p.m.​

Click here to apply now! 
Applications are due Friday, March 26.        
Questions: Liliana Spears at or  
Leanne Cervantes-Johnson at

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