Academics
Upper School

Expand Your Horizons Internship Experience

To help prepare our students for the professional workforce, we require that all students participate in a 40-hour unpaid internship. The purpose of the internship is to give our students the chance to get a glimpse of what it would be like to work in a specific career field. We believe our internship program provides our students with an abundance of benefits: 

  • Internships provide our students with real world experience -The students have the opportunity to work hands on in a professional environment. They gain real world perspective on potential career paths. 
  • Students have the opportunity to build their network and resource base. 
  • Internship experiences enhance students’ college and professional resumes.
Internships provide students with the opportunity to enhance their soft skills which are essential in today’s marketplace - written/verbal communication, teamwork, adaptability, grit, problem-solving, critical analysis, innovation, creativity, conflict resolution, leadership, etc.

For detailed information about the internship experience, please contact:
 
Dr. Renea Yates, Student Services Counselor
A premier PK3 - Grade 12 independent, coeducational day school with campuses in North Palm Beach and Palm Beach Gardens. Since 1960, The Benjamin School has provided a challenging college preparatory education to a diverse student body in a structured, nurturing community environment.
 
After hours emergency contact:
Leslie Downs/Chief Operating Officer
Ph:  561.657.0075 or 561.747.0585