High School Graduate Resume Example

Resume Example for a High School Graduate With Work Experience

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The following is an example of a resume for a recent high school graduate. This resume example includes both volunteer and work experience.

High School Graduate Resume Example

Keith Jones
Home: 555-555-6543 Cell: 456-555-7654
244 Chestnut Street
Southampton, PA 18966


XYZ College, Pittsburgh, PA, May 20XX (projected graduation date)

George Washington High School, Southampton, PA, May 20XX
Overall GPA 3.8; Honor roll each quarter
Honors: French Honors Society, National Honors Society, National Merit Scholar
Clubs: Political Science, Show Choir, Theater, Yearbook Committee
Athletics: Varsity Soccer Captain, Intramural Volleyball


AssistantBerkshire County Playhouse, Berkshire, PA
Summer 20XX

  • Coordinated rehearsal and performance schedules for the cast and crew of three one-week productions over one season
  • Created and managed social media accounts for the playhouse to market shows and ongoing activities

Barista and Cashier, Joe's Cafe, Southampton, PA
Fall 20XX-present

  • Was selected employee of the month for efficient, friendly service
  • Promoted to barista September, 20XX

TutorStudent Tutors at Washington, Southampton, PA
January 20XX-present

  • Instructed elementary school students on how to apply mathematic and scientific concepts to their homework assignments
  • Coordinated a weekend trip to the Philadelphia zoo each season and designed a packet of math and science questions related to the animals and exhibits children encountered there
  • Advised one tutee for four years, encouraging and assisting him with studies and adjusting to different grade levels, helping him increase his grade average by one full letter grade

    Volunteer, Soup Kitchen, Philadelphia, PA
    Fall 20XX - present

    • Served meals to over 100 individuals each week
    • Created and implemented a brown-bag lunch program collecting donations to pack bags of food for individuals to take home with them

    VolunteerJohn Smith Campaign for House of Representatives
    Summer 20XX

    • Made over 1000 phone calls to local residents and businesses to inform them about Smith’s positions on issues
    • Helped organize and publicize a voter registration day at George Washington High School for the start of the school year

    Other Experience

    • Lead role in The Music Man, Spring 20XX
    • Named MVP after leading soccer team to state finals victory in 20XX fall season

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