Career & College Readiness


Career & College Readiness

Formerly known as
Regional Occupational Program (ROP)


The mission of the Hart District Career and College Readiness Department is to provide rigorous career pathways and resources that prepare students to develop the academic and employability skills for the careers of tomorrow. 

To learn more, see PATHWAY to my FUTURE

To sign up for a class, see Sequoia School Counselor Lizbeth Benavides or contact her by email: [email protected]


Please read about the great things happening in the Hart District to prepare our students for their future:

 2019-2020 Extended Day Offerings


College of the Canyons Concurrent Enrollment

After the sophomore year, students can take courses at College of the Canyons.  For more information on the enrollment process, please follow THIS LINK. If you need help, please contact your Counselor, Lizbeth Benavides, for enrollment instructions and paperwork and/orthe COC Outreach and School Relations Team.  They are available to answer any of your questions and help with any issues about registration at COC.  Please contact them at 661-362-5891 or [email protected].

First Year Promise

This is a reminder that the First-Year Promise application period closes at 11:59pm on May 8. First Year Promise gives students an opportunity to attend College of the Canyons FREE for your first year. First Year Promise pays enrollment and student fees. 
There is space available for the program. Below are the steps to follow to be eligible for the program. Do not forget the deadline to complete ALL steps is by May 8, 2020 by 11:59 pm:

  • Submit a fall application, complete orientation, assessment and advisement.  
           (Please note appointments are not needed for assessment, but online registration is required
           for an advisement workshop.  Workshops are filling quickly – students should check availability 
          at both campuses.)
  • Complete the FASFA or Dream Act.
  • Submit First-Year Promise online application found at
College and Career Fair: Tuesday, September 17, 2020 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Fair to help students come into contact with college and university representatives all in one place.
Financial aid and out-of-state college options will also be offered.
Connecting to Success: Friday, March 20, 2020 
The Original Event to help Sophomores with Career Preparation