School to Career

Mass Hire North Central Workforce Board provides local support to high schools for work and learning opportunities through the Connecting Activities Grant.  Currently, we are partnering with Fitchburg, Gardner, Leominster,  Monty Tech, Narragansett, Oakmont, and Quabbin High Schools.  Last year,  we supported these schools in placing 857 students in jobs and internships.  The wages earned by many of the students were over $2,100,000 over the school year from 342 local employers.