Pathway To My Future
Celebrating Career Education
February 2018 Newsletter
A Message From Our Director
Dr. Mariane Doyle
Celebrating Career Technical Education month is about recognizing the value of preparing students for the future and sharing the amazing progress we've made in our programs in the Hart District. We are so proud of what we offer students and of the faculty and staff who make these programs stellar. 

Career Education Event Calendar
Kevin Fleming
March 1, 2018
1:00 to 3:00 pm and
5:00 to 7:00 pm
CoC Performing Arts Center
Save The Date! Dr. Mariane Doyle and the William S. Hart Union High School District Career & College Readiness Department is excited to announce international presenter and educational consultant Dr. Kevin Fleming as our keynote speaker. We would like to invite our community, business partners, and Hart District staff and parents to attend an engaging and dynamic discussion on the future career paths of our youth.

To REGISTER for the event
and learn more;

Attention Junior High Families!
Parent University Registration is Open Sign Up Now!
Career & College Readiness Department
Parent University
for Junior High Parents and Students

February 22, 2018
6:00 to 8:00 pm
La Mesa Junior High School
Connect your student to career and college opportunities that begin in junior high and high school.

Break out sessions include:
  • A-G Requirements and Career Pathways Explained
  • What is College Now?
  • Work Experience Opportunities
  • Advice from Career Pathway Alumni, Parents, and Students
Explore our engaging courses and learn how to register for a pathway at our Career Pathway Expo.

We will provide dinner with your RSVP. To sign up for the event, ( please click here)

We hope to see you there!
National CTE Month at
Golden Valley High School
and La Mesa Junior High School
Career Pathway Month Long Celebration
Golden Valley High School is highlighting career exploration and career pathways this month through a variety of engaging student activities on campus. They include fun, interactive social media contests, classroom open houses, a Career Day with La Mesa Junior High School, and the Dream it, Be It, program partnered with Soroptimist International Organization, Santa Clarita Chapter. To learn more, please click the link below. 

College + Career Center
West Ranch High School
West Ranch Career Center Kicks Off Month Long Activities
West Ranch is excited to officially open the doors to their updated College & Career Center. The College & Career Center is home to our Career & College Readiness Specialist and the College of the Canyons Career Coach offering career advise and registration for Hart District students.

Career Experts Come to Saugus High School and Arroyo Seco Junior High School
Peer-to-Peer Pathway Panels
Arroyo Seco Junior High School and Saugus High School have partnered to introduce career pathways to students. To learn more about this exciting day, please click the link below. Panel guest experts included Arroyo Seco parent Tammy Fujii, a ground data systems manager at JPL.

Future panels will include automotive technology on 2/23, fire science on 3/16, and sports medicine TBD.

Hard Hat Tour - Castaic High School
Business Partners Tour the
Future Castaic High School
Walls are up, and the future Castaic High School is set to open fall of 2019. In the picture, you see Dr. Mariane Doyle and the Career & College Readiness Department hosting a tour for our business and educational partners.

Celebrating Career Education Month
 Animal Science Career Pathway

Do you love animals? Check out the classes and career pathway (major) offered through the Career & College Readiness Department.

Arts, Media, and Entertainment
Career Pathway
Movie buff, multimedia fan, or future broadcast star? This career pathway is for you.

 Culinary Arts and Hospitality
Career Pathway
Are you a future Food Network Star? We have exciting career classes exploring culinary arts and hospitality.

and Architecture
Career Pathway
Do you like to design and problem solve? There will be many careers in the future for both engineers and architects.

 Health Sciences and Medical Technology Career Pathway
Are you interested in science and how the body works? Do you care about people? Are you a good listener? If you answered yes, we have classes you can explore to see if a career in the medical field is right for you.

 Information and Communication Technologies Career Pathway
Are you great with technology, video games, or coding? Get inspired by visiting Google Offices in Venice during the Hour of Code week.

Manufacturing and Product Development Career Pathway
Are you interested in product development and design, or maybe you want to own your own business someday?

Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Career Pathway
Are you a stock market guru, social media expert, or do you have the entrepreneurial spirit? To learn more about our business classes and career pathway, please click below.

 Public Service
Career Pathway
Do you admire our community heroes? Are you interested in a career as a firefighter or in law enforcement? This career pathway is for you.

Golden Oak
Adult School
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Golden Oak Adult School's new Certified Phlebotomy Technician program meets all California requirements for a student to become a California Licensed Phlebotomist (CPT1).

To learn more about this course, please click on the link below. You can also register online at

For more information or registering, you may also call the office at 661.253.0583.

Teacher Excellence
Daniel Solis
The Career & College Readiness Department would like to recognize Daniel Solis, Instructor of our Fire Fighting Academy.

Meet Our School Site Career Specialist
Kari Dahlquist
Career & College Readiness Specialist
Meet Kari Dahlquist, our outstanding Career & College Readiness Specialist at Saugus High School. Mrs. Dahlquist assists the Hart District students on career pathway courses, extended day courses, career planning, and so much more.

Abraham Lincoln Goes Back to School?
The Best Way To Predict Your Future Is To Create It - Abraham Lincoln
Look for the adventures of Abraham Lincoln in our President's Day advertising campaign as he explores modern day career options. Will he enjoy a new career in medicine, culinary arts, computer science, or another career path? What do you think?

Follow Abe on social media as he goes back to school. The links are below.

To view more posters, ( please click here) .
Santa Clarita is
Career and College Ready!

I Want to Participate!
Explore our Career Pathways (Majors)
Learn Beyond the School Day in our Extended Learning Programs
Engage in our Career Activities
Enroll in our Adult Education Program at Golden Oak School
Come to our College & Career Day Fair
Learn at our Parent University

I Want to Help!
Become one of our Honored Sponsors
Host a Field Trip
Become a Guest Speaker
Host an Internship
Join our Business Collaborative

For more information, please contact
Sue Reynolds Buckley at , 661-259-0033, ext. 232.

and we will contact you.

Career & College Readiness Department
Contact Information
Mariane Doyle, Ph.D.
Director of Career Technical and Adult Education
661-259-0033 x233

Nadia Cotti
CCR Program Specialist
661-259-0033 x228

Sue Reynolds
Career Development Coordinator
661-259-0033 x232

Linda Cox
CCR Strategic Projects
661-259-0033 x223

Denise Miller
Administrative Assistant
661-259-0033 x242

Dan Sopher
Data Technician
661-259-0033 x234

Natalia Blumke
Accounting Technician
661-259-0033 x434
Career & College Readiness
School Site Specialists
For information on Career Pathways and our Extended Day Classes available both daytime and after hours, contact the CCR Specialist at your school site listed below.

Academy of the Canyons/ Learning Post
Jillian Edmonson

Bowman High School
Pam Thompson

Canyon High School
Syreeta Brown

Golden Valley High School
Holli Kalaleh

Hart High School
Donna Washington

Saugus High School
Kari Dahlquist

Valencia High School
Tina Olinger

West Ranch High School
Melissa Jenkins

For information on all the programs and services that the Hart District's Career & College Readiness Department provided or to join us as a valued Business Partner, go to our website,
Hart District | Career & College Readiness | 661.259.0033 x 242 |