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 W.J. Keenan: Parent/Student Info Sessions for New Career Magnet Programs


Parents and students interested in learning more about W.J. Keenan High School’s four new career magnet programs are invited to attend upcoming information sessions. Keenan, which has a long-standing tradition of excellence in science, math, engineering and robotics, kicked off the first year of its career preparation program this fall by focusing on engineering. Career academies related to the fields of hospitality/tourism, government and entrepreneurship will be added in the 2019-2020 school year.


·         January 23,2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Keenan, 361 Pisgah Church Road


Parents and/or guardians must attend one of the sessions in order to get an application for the 2019-2020 school year. The programs are open to all Richland One high school students. Bus transportation will be provided to all students enrolled in the programs.


Parents who would like additional information about Keenan’s career magnet programs should contact Dr. Teresa Turner, project director for the Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP), at 231-7566 or contact Kareem Beckett, lead MSAP teacher, at 714-2500 or . Media inquiries should be directed to the Richland One Office of Communications at 231-7504 or 231-7510.