Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools seeks mutually beneficial partnerships with businesses, non-profit and faith-based organizations, and civic groups to enrich students’ academic achievement. School partnerships support instruction through the expansion of expertise, resources, and opportunities.
Ten Benefits of Partnerships
Matching schools with businesses and community organizations can:
Enrich the curriculum and expand resources;
Expand teaching resources and collaborations;
Identify and develop career readiness skills;
Increase awareness of career opportunities;
Improve community understanding of the learning process;
Provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply skills learned in the classroom;
Offer understanding of workforce needs;
Develop student leaders; and
Support the transition from high school graduation to the workforce.