Transformative Student Experience

Turnkey Execution For CTE Leaders

Start With Why

We believe a child’s occupation shouldn’t be limited by where they’re from or what their parents do. We believe:

  • Summer experiences can change career trajectories
  • Building professional networks now will translate to job opportunities
  • Mentors are in the community waiting to interact with students.
  • An entrepreneurial mindset will accelerate career paths
  • Students who are immersed in the community now will have a greater desire to make a difference in their community later


Designed To Make Your Job Easy


The Startup High program will give you everything you need to get started. The package includes:

  • Custom built schedule & structure of events
  • Coordination with business leaders & restaurants
  • Live training for your teachers
  • Registration website for each district
  • Marketing assets for students and their families
Increase community connection

Deepen students’ connection to where they live and showcase the variety of career opportunities available to them in their hometown

National Career Clusters®

Your students will be introduced to (and network with) local business leaders within several career pathways with the NCC framework

Grant eligible

All Startup High sessions are eligible for federal Career Accelerator grant funds

Pricing that works for you

Our pricing is per-student, making Startup High accessible to your district, regardless of your size or budget


What Teachers Are Saying

I feel the impacts and success of this program and hopeful it will grow and flourish! I really enjoyed facilitating and connecting young students to their communities. It’s fantastic!

-Allison Dunn, Teacher from Johnston County Schools

 “I can speak from experience that this was very engaging for students…I certainly recommend continuing this program every summer.” 

Deepal Patel, CDC from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

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