Polk Middle students learn about careers

Published 10:29 am Friday, March 2, 2012

Eighth graders learned about a variety of careers and colleges at Polk County Middle School’s annual Career Day. Volunteers from local businesses shared their expertise with the students. Above, Jacob Gillis and Andrew Holbert (back seat) and Cory Skipper (front seat) with Stott’s Ford mechanic Reggie Brown get to experience the new Ford Edge from Stott’s Ford while they learn about a career as an auto mechanic. Drenda Brennan talks about the importance of the non-profits like Steps to Hope. Below, Kelsey Reedy, Savannah Hawkins and Grace Marshall learn about jobs associated with local non-profit organizations. (photos submitted by Langlee Garrett)

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