Pacific Elementary holds Career and Pathway to College Fair

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Pacific Elementary School held its second annual Career and Pathway to College Fair on Wednesday, January 23.

Thirty-one speakers from various professions and careers spoke to first through sixth grade students about life after high school graduation. Speakers included managers from Hewlett Packard and Cisco, a civil engineer, attorneys, psychologists, a nurse, a contractor and Board of Education Vice President Darrell Woo.

Each speaker visited three to four classrooms sharing their personal career and educational stories.

In the afternoon, all third through sixth graders visited with staff and students from local middle schools, high schools and colleges to learn about their many career and educational options.

The students were energized and excited as they shared hopes of future careers and schools they would like to attend.