SciTech High

your 21st century learning community

                                                                      CPD Philosophy


·        Expand students’ learning experience beyondclassroom walls

·        Support and extend academic content

·        Provide enriched learning activities to helpensure academic success

·        Teach our students skills that will help them tomake a smooth transition into college and career

·        Train and retain future workforce and communityleaders

·        Build a network of community support for ourstudents




·         Increase academic success

·         Learn valuable skills

·         Focus on college and career plans

·         Set personal goals

·         Develop professional relationships

·         Receive valuable assistance with projects

·         Help develop future leaders and potential employees

·         Help strengthen future workforce

·         Help build a stronger community

·         Invest in the future of your company/organization




·        Guest speakers (career, education, and characterdevelopment)

·        Company tours/visits

·        Community service projects

·        Job shadowing/mentoring

·        Internships





·         Be punctual

·         Be respectful and polite

·         Wear appropriate attire

·         No visitors unless authorized by partner and chaperone

·         Be committed to learning and self development

·         Provide an organized, safe, and structured environment for our students

·         Be committed to helping our students and community

·         Plan activities that are age appropriate (9th-12th grades)

·         Communicate any concerns to chaperone or CPD Director

·         Be a positive role model/influence for our students




                                                            Current Partners

·        Caitlin’s Smiles

·        Dress For Success

·        Stop the Violence Ministries

·        Scott School

·        Marshall School

·        Camp Curtin School

·        Rowland School

·        Foose School

·        Downey School

·        Melrose School

·        Boy’s and Girl’s Clubs of Harrisburg

·        Jump Street/AND Magazine

·        Dauphin County Historical Society

·        Salem United Church of Christ

·        Harrisburg Parks and Recreation

·        Neighborhood Center of the United MethodistChurch

·        Bethesda Mission

·        The Highmark Caring Place

·        Boy Scouts of America

·        Girl Scouts of America

·        Dauphin County Children and Youth Services

·        Dauphin County Drug and Alcohol Awareness

·        Capitol Area Head Start

·        Homeland Center of Harrisburg

·        Metro Bank

·        FBI Harrisburg office

·        Harrisburg University

·        Messiah College

·        Police Athletic League of Harrisburg

·        Harrisburg Area Community College

·        Keystone Technical Institute

·        Kaplan career Institute

·        Century Engineering

·        Little Blessings II Daycare

·        ABC Channel 27 News

·        Pinnacle Health Group

·        Harrisburg Greenbelt

·        Pennsylvania State Museum

·        Sporting Hill Elementary School

·        DeVry University

·        Paxton Ministries

·        Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency(PHEAA)

·        Millersville University

·        Elizabethtown College

·        Central Penn College

·        Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission

·        Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

·        Bloomsburg University

·        HEA Ethnic Minority Committee

·        Channels Food Rescue

·        United States Navy

·        Habitat for Humanity

If you are interested in becoming a CPD partner, fill in the form here, or contact our coordinator at