ABOUT DPS CareerConnect

CareerConnect at John F. Kennedy High School provides Business and Engineering students hands-on learning and career exploring opportunities, which enhance students’ core academic skills and prepares them for a variety of  post-secondary options, e.g., college, apprenticeships or the workforce. 

 It is estimated that over 90% of today’s jobs  require some type of post-secondary training to prepare students for the real world-of-work. 


Business Teachers:

  1. Tina Clark
  2. Linda Count

  • HSoB Leadership
  • HSoB Principles of Business
  • Web Page Design
  • Multi-Media
  • Future Business Leaders of America FBLA
  • Distributive Education Clubs of America DECA


Engineering Teachers: 

  1. Victor LoyaQEP
  2. Heather Randall
  • Project Lead the Way
  • Energy
  • Principles of Engineering POE
  • Introduction to Engineering Design IED

CareerConnecting Experiences Offered

  • CareerX ~ An exploration for all freshmen engineering students.
  • CareerCoach ~ A mentorship for the juniors and seniors in the Energy class.
  • CareerLaunch ~An Internship for rising juniors and seniors.
  • Resume/Cover Letter Assistance
  • Application Writing / Interviewing Tips
  • Job Searching / Dress for Success Tips
  • Career Assessment test
  • Mock Interviews
  • Career Panels & Speakers

Anne Aragon, DPS CareerConnect Partnership | Internship Coordinator
John F. Kennedy High School
2855 S. Lamar Street | Denver, CO 80227
O: 720-423-4381 | F: 720-423-4315

Room 230 | Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
E-mail:       anne_aragon@dpsk12.org

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