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High School Resume Template

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The following resume template lists the information you need to include on your resume when you are a high school student applying for a job. Use the resume template to generate a list of information to include on your resume.

Resume Template - High School Student

Your Contact Information
The first section of your resume should include information on how the employer can contact you.

First Last Name
Street Address
City, State, Zip
Phone (Landline or Cell)
Email Address

Education
In the education section of your resume, list the school you attend and any awards or honors (like the National Honor Society) you have earned.

High School
Awards, Honors

Experience
This section of your resume includes your work history. If you have had a job before, list the company you worked for, dates of employment, the positions you held and a bulleted list of responsibilities. If you haven't had a regular job before, it's fine to include positions like baby sitting or pet sitting and any volunteer experiences you might have.

Company #1
City, State
Dates Worked

Job Title

  • Responsibilities / Achievements
  • Responsibilities / Achievements

Company #2
City, State
Dates Worked

Job Title

  • Responsibilities / Achievements
  • Responsibilities / Achievements

Activities
Include sports, clubs, volunteering and other activities.

Skills
Include skills related to the job that you are applying for i.e. computer skills, language skills. These can be skills you acquired at school or at extra curricular activities.

References available upon request
There is no need to include references on your resume. Rather, have a separate list of references to give to employers upon request.

Customize Your Resume

In all cases, be sure to personalize and customize your resume, so, it reflects your skills and abilities and connects them with the jobs you are applying for.

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