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The following is an example of a first resume for a high school student without formal work experience. When writing your first resume it's appropriate to include jobs like babysitting, pet sitting, lawn mowing and shoveling snow. Also include volunteer experience, school achievements, sports, and clubs and organizations you belong to.

Sample Resume - High School - No Work Experience


FirstName LastName
6 Bristol Street, Arlington, NY 12133
home: 555.555.5555
cell: 566.486.2222
email: phjones@mycapp.com


Arlington High School, Arlington, NY
20XX - 20XX


Pet Sitter
20XX - Present
• Provide pet sitting services including dog walking, feeding and yard care.

Child Care
20XX - Present
• Provide child care for several families after school, weekends and during school vacations.

• National Honor Society
• Academic Honor Roll

Volunteer Experience

• Little League Coach
• Arlington Literacy Program
• Run for Life

Interests / Activities

• Member of Arlington High School Baseball Team
• Piano

Computer Skills

Proficient with Microsoft Office, Internet and Social Media

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