Career Center

  • Hello Patriots!  Townsley

    My name is Alyson Townsley and I am your College and Career Counselor along with Bree Jerome.  

    Where to find me: The Career Center 
    How to contact me: townsley.alyson@westada.org or      come see me in person.

    What I can help you with:

    • Career and college planning
    • Scholarships and financial aid
    • Job searches and employment readiness
    • Dual credit classes/Advanced Opportunities accounts
    • Military connections
    • Apprenticeships
    • SAT/ACT prep
    • and so much more!

    College and Career information will be shared through:

    • Student Announcements
    • Remind
    • Naviance
    • School Website
    • Career Center Newsletters
    • Classroom presentations
    • Evening events for parents/students

    College representatives and military recruiters visit our campus often, so be sure to check out our calendar page and listen to the daily announcements to learn about who will be here. In the Career Center you will find college and career information, military information, employment opportunities, scholarship information, and much more!

    I highly recommend that students take advantage of Naviance. Naviance is a college planning and career assessment tool. It provides the opportunity to explore colleges and occupation options, find scholarships, and build resumes.

    There are many scholarship websites to start exploring even as early as your freshmen year! A few of the most used scholarship websites include:
     
    Please feel free to reach out with any questions. 
     
    Alyson Townsley
    Career and College Counselor
    (208) 855-4250 ext. 1092
     
    Bree Jerome
    Career and College Counselor
    Tuesday and Friday
    (208) 855-4265
     
    Caitlin Mahoney
    Career Center Coordinator
    (208) 855-4265 ext. 1028