Community Unit School District 300

District 300 students who are interested in participating in a D300 Pathway should speak to their counselor to make course requests. If you are interested in participating in a Pathway offered at a D300 high school other than your base school, you must fill out and submit an intra-district transfer request form no later than February 1. Transportation for students participating in a Pathway in a location other than their home school will be available from district middle schools. It will be the responsibility of the family to transport the student to and from the closest middle school for pick up and drop off each day.

Central Office: 2550 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102
Phone: 847.551.8300
Superintendent: Dr. Fred Heid
Website: www.d300.org

Advanced Manufacturing

Hampshire High School

Receive cutting edge classroom and laboratory experiences in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) manufacturing.

Automotive Technology

Regional

Elgin High School, South Elgin High School in District U-46

This Regional Career Pathway is housed in District U-46 and is also available to students in Districts 300, 301, and 303. Students will learn the fundamentals of automotive systems and maintenance with the opportunity to earn industry credentials.

Digital and Print Production

Jacobs High School

Learn design and production fundamentals and apply advanced techniques and tools in the field of digital and print production.

Early Childhood Education and Development

Hampshire High School, Dundee-Crown High School

Learn techniques for working with newborn to nine-year-old children and prepare for a career as an early childhood teacher or daycare provider.

Electrical Technology

Dundee-Crown High School

Learn the fundamentals of electricity in preparation for a career as an electrician, electrical engineer, or field service technician.

Elementary and Secondary Education

Hampshire High School, Dundee-Crown High School

Learn teaching and learning strategies to prepare for a future career as a teacher, counselor, or administrator.

Entrepreneurship

Dundee-Crown High School

Become acquainted with forms of business organization, small business ownership, human resources, marketing, and management and learn what it takes to fully develop your own business.

Graphic Design

Jacobs High School

Explore computer art with an emphasis on the theories and processes that make up graphic design to prepare for a career as an animator, graphic designer, or illustrator.

Information Technology and Computer Science

Jacobs High School

Learn the fundamentals of computer science, including website design. Build and deploy your own mobile app and prepare for a career as a game developer, information technology engineer, or website developer.

Pre-Law

Dundee-Crown High School

Develop a strong foundation in criminal justice, social justice, and law while establishing a background in legal and social principles in preparation for a future as a lawyer or paralegal.

Precision Manufacturing

Regional

South Elgin High School or Streamwood High School, District U-46

This Regional Career Pathway is housed in District U-46 and is also available to students in Districts 300, 301, and 303. Students participating in the program will engage in project-based learning to develop the skills required to earn certifications such as National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS).

Stem / Engineering

Dundee-Crown High School

Develop essential drafting techniques with computer-aided drafting (CAD) and image duplication as you prepare for a career as an engineer.

Technology and Engineering

Central High School 44W625 Plato Road Burlington, IL 60109

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Veterinary Science

Regional

Central High School, District 301

This Regional Career Pathway is housed at Central High School in District 301 and is also available to students in Districts 300, 303, and U-46. Students participating in this program will gain hands-on knowledge and experiences that will equip them to earn a Veterinary Assistant Certification.

Web Design and Development

Jacobs High School

Learn the fundamentals of design and development before implementing advanced concepts to develop websites as you prepare for a career as a media specialist, web architect, or web developer.

Welding

Regional

Elgin High School, District U-46 or Hampshire High School, District 300

This Regional Career Pathway is housed at Streamwood High School and South Elgin High School in school District U-46 and is also available for students in Districts 300, 301, and 303. Students participating in the program will learn a variety of welding processes and techniques that will equip them to earn certification from the American Welding Society.

Welding Technology

Hampshire High School

Study welding techniques, equipment setup, and metal identification while preparing for a career as a welder, welding inspector, or mechanical engineer.