CALIPATRIA â€” On March 27, Bill E. Young Middle School in Calipatria held Hornet Alumni Career Day. The day began with a school-wide assembly and introduction of past alumni by Virginia Calsada-Medina, Principal.
The assembly included a welcome by the CheerSquad and a live radio address by Gene Brister of KXO Radio.
Following the assembly, students in grades 5-8 were able to hear presentations from various professions, including: law enforcement, business, community service, health care, and education.
Students were able to interact with role models from their community as well learn about the career path of Calipatria alumni.
â€œThe day was very inspiring,â€ said Ashley Sanchez, an 8th grader at BYMS.
According to Marisa Gates-Muse, Counselor, Alumni Career Day was an enjoyable and memorable experience for the students and the Hornet Alumni.[envira-gallery id=”54346″]