• Welcome to the Champlin Park Career Center! 

    The Career Center is located across from the main office, by the LMC.  We are open during student contact days from 7:00am-2:40pm.   To make an appointment with Mrs. Shaw, click HERE. If you need a transcript, no appointment is necessary.       

    Career and College Specialist, Monica Shaw  monica.shaw@ahschools.us  763-506-6844

    Career Center Paraeducator, Audra Hyatt audra.hyatt@ahschools.us 763-506-6905 


    February 18, 2022 Champlin Park HS Asynchronous Learning Day

    ***Click on this link to access grade-level career and college planning presentations

    Summer Opportunities

    • Brooklyn Park Summer Job Fair Friday, May 6 5-7pm
      • Zanewood Recreation Center
        7100 Zane Ave N
        Brooklyn Park, MN 55429 
      • Ages 14-26 can attend a job fair to learn more about some amazing opportunities with us!
      • Learn 21st century job skills like communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity. You can make a difference in the community through hands-on experiences that will help you grow as a person and a professional.
      • Participants will receive a “Job Fair” passport; completed passports will be entered into a raffle for gift cards/prizes!
      • To view current employment opportunities and apply online www.governmentjobs.com/careers/brooklynparkmn.
      • For more information, call the Recreation office at 762-493-8333 
      • Are you retired and looking for a rewarding part-time job? We are an age-friendly work place!
    • Minnesota Aviation Education Career Camp
      • Dates June 5-10, and June 19-24, registration opens Feb. 21.
      • Highlights of camp this year will be: Behind the scenes at Delta Airlines, flights in a small plane, helicopter, and glider. Tour MSP Air Traffic Control Tower, and indoor skydiving! 
      • Pricing, financial aid, and other information about camp can be found at: mnacecamp.org
    • Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals ACE Academy Twin Cities
      • June 13-17, 2022  Deadline to register June 2, 2022
      • Our ACE Academy is designed to expose youths to the wide variety of career opportunities in aviation and aerospace. Our program offers students a hands-on experience of learning the aviation history, fundamentals of aerodynamics, the role of government in aviation and the many careers available in the aerospace field.
      • Admission is offered to boys and girls ages 13 to 18 years old who have an interest in learning about aviation. Applicants are competitively ranked based on age, and cumulative GPA.
      • For More information click HERE
    • High School Scrubs Camp
      • Local location: Anoka Technical College for students entering grades 9-12 by Fall 2022
      • Registration opening soon
      • For more information, click HERE
      • Questions? Contact us! mailto:ScrubsCamp@winona.edu

    College Campus Tours are back!

    Click HERE for a complete list. Please stop by the Career Center for more information.  You must be in good academic standing to miss class. Turning in a permission slip does NOT guarantee you a spot on the trip.  Space is limited, priority will be given in this order: Seniors with demonstrated interest, undecided seniors, juniors, sophomores, and then freshmen. 

    Upcoming Events:

    • Emerging Leaders of Color
      • Emerging Leaders of Color (ELOC) is a free 8-month pathway program for underrepresented high school students, introducing them to:

        • Business classes, faculty, and career options
        • Professional development
        • Networking with professionals from the Twin Cities corporate community
        • Mentorship from a current Carlson School student
        • College preparation activities*

        *Participation in ELOC does not guarantee admission to the University of Minnesota

      • For more information click HERE  
    • So You Want to Be an Engineer: Engineering Info Night

      4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. | Friday, April 29

      Dunwoody College of Technology | Center for Engineering Excellence

      818 Dunwoody Blvd., Minneapolis, MN 55403

      Speak with engineers from a wide variety of fields and ask questions about careers and degree options. Find out about PSEO options for 2022-2023.

      An open-house style event, people can drop in for informal meet and greets with engineers who have worked in sectors ranging from aerospace to medical.

      Students interested in attending can RSVP HERE  For more information click on the informational flyer.

    • Young Adult and Teen Hiring Event - Jobs for youth ages 13 and up
      • Tuesday, May 3, 2022 3-6pm
      • Rum River Library 
        4201 6th Ave., Anoka
      • Meet with company representatives about current employment opportunities at the following companies
    • Black Women with Stethoscopes Youth Summit
      • Young Women ages 12-18
      • Do you want to go into medicine? Do you want to be a doctor, dentist, physician assistant or advanced practice nurse?
      • Join one of two Events: Saturday, April 30 or Sunday, May 15, 2022 
        • All-day event from 9 am - 3 pm
        • Clinic & Specialty Center
          Stillman Community Room
          715 South 8th Street
          Minneapolis 55404
      • Meet and hear from Black female healthcare professionals
      • Engage in hands-on activities using real medical equipment
      • Tour Hennepin Healthcare's downtown campus
      • Register HERE
  • It is our goal to use this page to keep our parents and students updated with important news and information. Please check out each of the links on the side of this page for information to help answer questions and plan for post-secondary success.

    The following services are provided by the Career Center:

    • Post-Secondary preparation including help with Naviance
    • Career planning
    • Career & Industry Tours
    • Assessment and Interest tests
    • ACT practice and other test prep opportunities
    • College visits from representatives
    • High school transcript requests
    • Letters of Recommendation
    • Financial aid and scholarship information
    • Military resources
  • The primary mission of the Career and College Specialists (CCS) is to professionally educate and effectively assist students as they navigate through high school and transition into their college and career experience.