88.1 the Park Auditions – Applications Due February 1, 2019
The Wed, January 30 Audition Informational Meeting has been cancelled due to the weather. Applications are still due on Friday February 1. The meeting will not be rescheduled.
Students at Plymouth-Canton Educational Park can join the staff of one of the best high school radio stations. 88.1 The Park is accepting applications for new staff members and they are due on Friday February 1, 2019.
Students will have an opportunity to work in all areas of the station’s operation including as a DJ, Sports Announcer, Promotions Assistant, News Anchor and Production Assistant. They will gain experience that will prepare them for careers in media and will develop business skills that will stick with them for a lifetime.
Applications are available at the Canton, Plymouth and Salem High School General Offices, and at the station’s office at Salem. They are also available at our website.
The station will host an introductory meeting for students planning to audition on Wednesday January 23, at 7:00 p.m. at Salem Room 2106. Due to the cancellation of school, the January 23, meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday January 30, at 7:00 p.m. in Salem Room 2106. Parents are encouraged to attend. The meeting will provide an overview of the audition process and expectations for new staff members.
A list of students that receive auditions will be posted at the station on Tuesday February 5. Auditions will take place on Tuesday February 12, at 2:30 p.m. at the station’s office at Salem (room 2110).
Students auditioning will be given a packet to prepare a newscast. They will read the newscast at the audition and will be involved in a short job interview.