Student Opportunities

Student Opportunities

Career Zoo

What do you want to be when you grow up?
Career Zoo tells stories about professionals and their careers to help young people discover their dream job. is your career exploration and news source. We feature videos of professionals in their natural habitats, showing you what they do day to day.
Most of us know only the smallest sliver of the options available to us. A psychology degree doesn’t mean you’re locked into providing therapy. A culinary degree doesn’t limit you to restaurants and weekends. But how can a person parlay an interest into a fulfilling, lifelong career? provides career education, through videos featuring professionals in their natural habitat, career discussions and resources on forums, plus articles and blogs to help show you the many possibilities you have for your future. Find out the best and worst parts of a job, and get inside information on how to get into the line of work that interests you.

College Visits at IHS

A list of colleges coming to IHS  can be found in Naviance. Click here to log in and sign up for upcoming visits.

College Access Information

All are encouraged to check out
This site is intended to be a one-stop site for Ohioans for college access information. If you are an educator, parent, community member, or student you will benefit from visiting the site. The site has a number of individualized interactive, search, and on-going communication components to it. In particular, a registered user can have long-time planning, guidance, and communication as she / he pursues college entrance. There is a part of the site that pairs your interests with what career fields might be a good choice for you. Always remember, figure out what it is you are interested in doing and find a career that will pay you for your interests!

Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs

For over 100 years, Carnegie Mellon has offered students unique and hands-on educational programs from the fine arts to technology and everything in between. Through the Carnegie Mellon Pre-College Program, rising juniors and seniors in high school have the opportunity to experience this world-class education.
Mirroring the undergraduate experience, our Pre-College program gives students the opportunity to explore their interests while receiving instruction from acclaimed Carnegie Mellon faculty and staff. Students will also participate in a robust outside of the classroom experience.

Cleveland Clinic ASPIRE Program

The ASPIRE Nurse Scholars Program is an enrichment program sponsored by Cleveland Clinic and the Howley Foundation in collaboration with Cuyahoga Community College. This enrichment program is designed for high school juniors interested in pursuing a career in nursing.Cleveland Clinic ASPIRE Program

Cleveland Electrical Apprenticeship

This is a 5 year program with pay raises after completion of each period.

Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C) Workforce Planning

Workforce Training courses and programs are designed to assist individuals with job skills training leading towards employment. Tri-C helps you prepare for a career, professional licensure or certification in your chosen field. Click here for more information: Tri-C Workforce Training

Math Lab

Room 211 with Mrs. Luoma (Powell)
Homework Help, State Test Review, ACT/SAT Preparation
Monday & Wednesday 7th period
Tuesday & Thursday 4th period
Friday 3rd period

NASA Internships

NASA Internships are available at Glenn Research Center. Click here for detailed information about, Air Breathing Propulsion, Communications Technology and Development, and Power, Energy Storage and Conversion to name a few.

Ohio Dream It Do It

Snowboards, airplanes, cars, MP3 players, guitars, and medicine. All are very different with a common trait. They are produced by an American manufacturer. You can develop medicine that saves someone’s life, or build the newest model car, or create the instruments played at a concert. Not many people can say that of their job. Click here for more information: ​

ACT and SAT Prep Workshops

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center:
1-Day Intensive Prep Workshop      8 a.m. to 2 p.m.; $99 includes materials and lunch     
ACT     March 13, 2021
ACT     May 8, 2021

6-Session Prep Course      6 – 8 p.m.; $195 includes materials
ACT     March 11, 2021
ACT     April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25, 2021
We are currently monitoring the latest developments of COVID-19 and changing to online instruction, as necessary.
=         Learn test-taking strategies and review skills
=         Practice with real SAT tests
=         Create a study plan to generate better scores
=         Overcome anxiety by learning how to approach each question efficiently and accurately
Class time is spent reviewing skills in the subject areas tested, solving problems, practicing, and learning test-taking strategies that are essential for success. 
Our expert, highly experienced teachers inspire, engage, and motivate students to score higher.
For more information and registration, call or visit:  ACT Test Preparation   
Laura Icardi         330-722-7235   
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