Garrett students sign on to first jobs

Instead of signing scholarships to play sports in college, they were signing deals for full time employment in the Trades, such as contractors, utilities and plumbing.

Posted: May 16, 2019 8:53 AM

GARRETT, Ind. (WFFT) - Seven seniors graduating from Garrett High School now have jobs.

Students in the Career Development Program there participated in a signing ceremony Wednesday afternoon. Instead of signing scholarships to play sports in college, they were signing deals for full time employment in the Trades, such as contractors, utilities and plumbing.

This was the first signing day celebration for the Career Development PProgram at Garrett. The instructor says the program is quickly growing with about 20 students planning to graduate next year.

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