Work Experience

Morton High School offers junior and senior students the opportunity to participate in 9 different work-based learning/extended day programs.  Students are selected by an application and interview process.  The work-based learning programs offer educational opportunities, career skills, and experiences in career interest areas. 


In most cases, students attend Morton high School part-time and attend classes or engage in on-site work experiences in locations within the area.  Students apply for the work-based learning/extended day programs in the spring of their sophomore year.  The following are the work-based programs:

  • CHI Program

  • Project Lead the Way (Pre-Engineering)

  • Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair

  • Building Services

  • Construction

  • Criminal Justice

  • Culinary Arts

  • Graphics Arts

  • Health Occupations

  • Microcomputer Networking