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Dr. Steve Hall stands in front of one of the booths at the Career Education Fair, in which he presents public safety and teaches students how to perform CPR. Photo by: Isabel Andrade

Opportunities come to Ventura High School students at the Career Education Fair

Isabel Andrade and Alexis Segovia May 5, 2023

 The College & Career Center hosted the Career Education Fair on the senior lawn On April 27, VHS held a Career Education Fair where local organizations and colleges were invited to come on campus...

The presentation lasted for the entirety of period six, from 1:50 to 2:45 p.m. Photo by: Alejandro Hernandez

Patagonia employees give presentation in career speaker series

Alejandro Hernandez May 3, 2023

The local employees spoke about college and job prospects to VHS students Fernando Diaz and Cameron Embree, software developers at Patagonia, a clothing company, gave a presentation to students in the...

The flyer for the career speaker series is constantly updated with new speakers coming to VHS. Updates are available in the college and career center or @vhs_college_career_center on Instagram. Graphic from: VHS announcement slides

New guest speakers coming to Ventura High School to inspire students for their futures

VHS college and career center holds a guest speaker series The college and career center has kicked off its career speaker series that began on March 15 with Charles Su, a senior project manager for Amazon...

Senior Grace Morton, who is a co-president of the Interact Club, said, We volunteer at certain events such as the Color Run, Cheers for Children where we shop for Christmas presents for children. We also do on campus events such as the food faire, and we have a Valentine’s day dance for the special needs students. Photo by: Alejandro Hernandez

Interact Club interacts with the community

Alejandro Hernandez April 19, 2022

Community service initiatives at Ventura High School and beyond Based out of the Ventura High School College & Career Center (room 106), the Interact Club is a club that focuses on community service...

There is a box full of papers on scholarship opportunities in the career center. Photo by: Sarah Clench

Looking for Scholarships? Here’s where to find them

Sarah Clench and Sailor Hawes October 14, 2018

There are many scholarship opportunities awaiting as college approaches for this year’s seniors.  According to Josh Francis, the College and Career counselor at Ventura High School, the most commonly...

Colleges coming to the college and career center

Colleges coming to the college and career center

Ryan King and Archer Herring September 17, 2018

Not sure what’s going on at Ventura High School’s College and Career Center? For seniors, it’s college application season, which means colleges all over the country want to make sure students know...

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