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    Lamar High School Career Cluster Survey

     
    Check the items in each box that best describe you. You may make as many or as few checks in each box as you choose. Add up the number of check marks in each box. Look to see which three boxes have the highest numbers. Find the corresponding Career Clusters immediately following this survey to see which Career Clusters you may want to explore.
     
    Box 1 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 1
      Learn how things grow and stay alive.   Self Reliant   Math
     
      Make the best use of the earth's natural resources.   Nature Lover   Life Sciences
      Hunt and/or fish.   Physically Active   Earth Sciences
      Protect the environment.   Planner   Chemistry
      Be outdoors in all kinds of weather.   Creative problem solver   Agriculture
      Plan, budget, and keep records.        
      Operate machines and keep them in good repair.        
                   
    Box 2 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 2
      Use my imagination to communicate new information to others.   Creative and imaginative   Art/Graphic design
     
      Perform in front of others.   Good communicator/good vocabulary   Music
      Read and write   Curious about new technology   Speech and Drama
      Play a musical instrument.   Relate well to feelings and thoughts of others.   Journalism/Literature
      Perform creative, artistic activities.   Determined/tenacious   Audio Visual Technologies
      Use video and recording technology.        
      Design brochures and posters.        
                   
    Box 3 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 3
      Perform routine, organized activities but can be flexible.   Organized   Computer Applications/Busines and Information Technology
     
      Work with numbers and detailed information.   Practical and logical   Accounting
      Be the leader in a group.   Patient   Math
      Make business contact with people.   Tactful   English
      Work with Computer programs   Responsible   Economics
      Create reports and communicate ideas.        
      Plan my work and follow instructions without close supervision.        
                   
    Box 4 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 4
      Work with numbers.   Trustworthy   Accounting
     
      Work to meet a deadline.   Orderly   Math
      Make predictions based on existing facts.   Self - confident   Economics
      Have a framework of rules by which to operate.   Logical   Banking/Financial Services
      Analyze financial information and interpret it to others.   Methodical or efficient    
      Handle money with accuracy and reliability.        
                   
    Box 5   Activities that describe what I like to do:   Personal qualities that describe me:   School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 5
      Investigate new places and activities   Tactful   Language Arts/Speech
     
      Work with all ages and types of people   Self-motivated   Foreign Language
      Organize activities in which other people enjoy themselves   Works well with others   Social Studies
      Have a flexible schedule   Outgoing   Marketing
      Help people make up their minds   Slow to anger   Food Services
      Communicate easily, tactfully, and courteously.        
      Learn about other cultures.        
                   
    Box 6 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 6
      Care about people, their needs, and their problems.   Good communicator/good listener   Language Arts
     
      Participate in community services and/or volunteering   Caring   Psychology/Sociology
      Listen to other people's viewpoints.   Non-materialistic   Family and Consumer Sciences
      Help people be at their best.   Uses intuition and logic   Finance
      Work with people from preschool age to old age.   Non-judgemental    
      Think of new ways to do things.        
      Make friends with different kinds of people.        
                   
    Box 7 Activities that describe what I like to do: Personal qualities that describe me: School subjects that I like: Total number checked in Box 7
      Interpret forumlas.   Detail oriented   Math
     
      Find the answers to questions.   Inquisitive   Science
      Work in a laboratory.   Objective   Drafting/Computer Aided Drafting
      Figure out how things work and investigate new things.   Methodical   Electronics/Computer Networking
      Explore new technology.   Mechanically inclined   Technical Classes/Technology Education
      Experiment to find the best way to do something.        
      Pay attention to details and help things be precise.          
                   
                   
                   
    1 Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources  The production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products/resources.
    2 Arts, Audio Video Technology and Communications Designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
    3 Business, Management, and Administration Business Management and Administration careers encompass planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations. Business Management and Administration career opportunities are available in every sector of the economy.
    4 Finance Planning, services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management.
    5 Hospitality and Tourism Hospitality and Tourism encompasses the management, marketing and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging, attractions, and recreation events and travel-related services.
    6 Human Services Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs
    7 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, social science, engineering), including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services.

     

     

Last Modified on August 21, 2020