• half circle with increasing bar graph with person reaching star. Severna Park High Business, Innovation & Leadership


  • AACPS Signature Programs strive to provide meaningful coursework, professional experiences, and unique learning opportunities for all students. Internships are central to giving students rewarding and relevant workforce experience. Each high school in Anne Arundel County Public Schools has an Internship Coordinator who works with students, professionals, and the Centers for Applied Technology in order to place and monitor students while in their internships.

    Opportunities exist for a variety of internships with community business partners, both during the school year and over the summer.  Check out   https://www.aacpsstudentinternships.org/  for a list of opportunities, student requirements, and internship management.

  • Internships improve learner achievement both academically and technically.  It provides relevancy and engaged learning and gives students the opportunity to explore multiple careers.  The Signature program works in cooperation with the Internship coordinator at Severna Park High School to monitor senior placement and success in the workplace.  Students may apply for a one credit, 135-hour, internship placement in a selected field in their senior year.  Internships may be paid or unpaid, depending on the placement.

    The Signature program partners with Anne Arundel Medical Center, The James and Sylvia Earl Simulation to Advance Innovation and Learning Center (SAIL), the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and AOL Advertising to provide students with unique hands-on workplace experience.  The SAIL center is dedicated to the advancement and practice of medicine through research, training and innovation designed to improve surgical and medical procedures and outcomes for patients.  NOAA’s division of National Marine Sanctuaries provides students with unique opportunities in environmental, green business, and government studies.    AOL seeks to simplify the internet for consumers and creators by unleashing the world’s best builders of culture and code.