Jayden is a senior set to graduate with the Class of 2020. He came to High Road Academy in 2017 as a 10th-grader. The following year, Jayden participated in our Workforce Development Program (WDP), a partnership of the High Road schools with Prince George’s Community College. He completed the Customer Service and Microsoft Office 1 courses. Jayden said that the best part of the class was receiving his completion certificates, which he can add to his resume. In the summer of 2019, Jay got a Humanim internship through DORS at the Howard Community College for 7 weeks. As an intern in the event services program of HCC, Jayden said he was able to handle certain difficult situations effectively, which he learned from the Customer Service class. He also used his Microsoft Office knowledge and skills when creating documents. The WDP classes equipped Jayden with tools that gave him confidence to do his job successfully.