The Grow Your Own Pathway gives students a fast-track into the education field through a combination of dual enrollment/Advanced Placement courses and an accelerated pathway. Students can then graduate with a bachelor's degree in just three years.

Hardy County Schools is one of 8 counties across the state to provide paid, on the job training through an apprenticeship opportunity. The WV Apprenticeship Model provides Grow Your Own students with wage-earning field experiences, preparing them for the teaching career while alleviating financial burdens. Students who graduate high school and complete the Youth Apprenticeship are certified as a Teacher Apprentice by the U.S. Department of Labor.

An apprenticeship position with Hardy County Schools is now available! Click here for additional details and to find out how to apply!