KidsCollege School Year Programs

Connecting Commerce to Classroom
PIEDMONT FUTURES engages local businesses and organizations in the career education of K-12 public school students in Albemarle, Charlottesville, Greene and Nelson. Our mission is to promote personal and academic success for all students through regional business and industry involvement in K-12 education and to build a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st Century.

Goals

  • Offer students career exploration opportunities on a regional scale.
  • Strengthen existing business-education collaborations and facilitate new partnerships.
  • Create a community focus on career education to build a stronger workforce for tomorrow.
Middle Schools 7th Grade Explore Careers Day
High Schools 10th Grade BizKid$ Career Pathways Expo

Career Exploration

Piedmont Futures

Piedmont Futures promotes students' personal, academic and career success through business,
industry and higher education involvement in K-12 career education;
building a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st century.

Public School System Partners

  • Albemarle County
  • Charlottesville City
  • Greene County
  • Nelson County

10th Grade BizKid$ Career Pathways Expo
Nov. 2 & 3, 2016

7th Grade Explore Careers Day
March 13 & 14, 2017


College Preparation

*NEW* Early College On-Ramp Program
February 23 – April 27

Spring Classes for 14-to 17-year-olds (noncredit)

  • Expository Writing and Critical Reading
  • Introduction to Physics and Math Concepts
  • Introduction to College Learning

Enrollment limited. First come, first served.

Download spring class descriptions here.

Register online here.

Registration questions: kidscollege@pvcc.edu or 434.961.5354
Homeschool program questions: Jonathan Renshaw, jrenshaw@pvcc.edu, 434.961.5263