WASHINGTON NETWORK FOR INNOVATIVE CAREERS (WaNIC)
WaNIC is a regional Skills Center cooperative of seven school districts in Northeast King County. Most courses meet daily for three periods on other high school campuses or at the central WaNIC facility in Kirkland. Juniors and seniors are eligible to participate and must be on track to graduate in order to take classes through the WaNIC program. Interested students need to see the Career Specialist during Spring Course Selection to receive the necessary materials and arrange for school visitations.
The application process is to: (1) Find out details online at www.wanic.org and/or Career Specialist; (2) Complete official WaNIC application online at www.wanic.org beginning February 1st; (3) Visit the class; (4) Meet with your counselor to review your credits; (5) Turn in application to Career Specialist. Confirmation will be sent to student by the end of June. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis, with priority registration by May 1st. For more WaNIC information, please see the website at www.wanic.org.
Courses may include: DigiPen Animation and Game Design, CISCO Networking Academy, Automotive Technology, Welding Technology, Dental Careers, Fire and EMS, Medical Careers and Composite Engineering to name a few.