General Tips: Do not use pronouns ( I, me, he, she, them, they, etc.)
Use consistent format with date entries, Use all space, avoid one word entries
Carl Schurz High School student seeking entry level position to utilize/enhance my
_____________________ skills in the ___________________ field.
2007 – 2011 (anticipated graduation date) Carl Schurz High School Chicago, IL
GPA (only put if above 3.0) Area of Interest: (put favorite subject here)
- Member, Schurz Academy of Finance, a prestigious, nationally approved three-year
academic program designed to teach fundamental business principles through
experiential projects, internships and post-secondary exposure.
- Relevant Courses: ( list any honors/ AP courses).
WORK EXPERIENCE: (use service learning if no work xp)
Date Name of place Chicago, IL
Job title – description
Example: Summer 09 Jewel-Osco Chicago, IL
Cashier – assisted customers in the check-out process
Fall 09 After School Matters Chicago, IL
Photography – Produced, developed and managed photos in a 8 week program.
LANGUAGE: ( if you are not fluent in another language delete this section)
Fluent in Spanish
SKILLS: Examples would be: team player, type 35 WPM, computer savvy, familiar
with Microsoft Office Applications, excellent listener, punctual, dedicated, etc
CERTIFICATIONS: ( DO NOT put down certifications you have not earned )
Microsoft Digital Literacy Certificate
Microsoft Unlimited Potential Certificate ( software applications)
W!SE Financial Literacy Certificate ( nationally recognized, standardized testing
program in personal finance)
Available Upon Request