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Education Talent Search (ETS)


Roxanne Sinoy, Cal-SOAP Advisor 

Google Voice: ‪(562) 344-5331‬

-Students must be accepted into the program

Instagram @lbcalsoap

Virtual Services:Roxanne Sinoy

  • Peer mentoring
  • Major exploration
  • College applications
  • FAFSA/DREAM Act assistance
  • Summer academy

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Marcos Baluyut-Hand

Educational Coach, CSULB Upward Bound

562-708-0073 (call or text)

Instagram @marcos.upwardboundcoach

-Students must be accepted into the program



Hugo Alonso

College Aide, CSULB Upward Bound

Google Voice #: 626-569-8361

Instagram @lbsu_upward_bound

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CAREER Developer

Fatima Nelson, Job Developer 

Phone: (310) 956-8937

Serving all Cabrillo students, 9th-12th grade


Kimberly Padron, College Aide

Instagram: cabrillohs_careers

Google Classroom: 3s2cagi

Virtual Services Offered: 

  • Career Exploration
  • Resume Building
  • How to find local job openings
  • How to apply for a job
  • How to prepare for an interview and more!

Transition partnership program (TPP)

Ms. Nelson also coordinates Cabrillo’s TPP Program. TPP is a federally-funded program that aims to support high school aged youth with disabilities or an IEP/504 plan in gaining pre-employment skills and training. Students must be at least 16 years old. 

Each high school has a cohort of 45 – 50 students.

TPP Provides:

  • One-on-one or small group instruction in career exploration, interviewing skills, self-advocacy and resume writing
  • An internship experience where students can earn up to $1300 for each placement
  • Free interview clothing
  • Post-secondary counseling including support with college and financial aid applications
  • Financial support for college, union dues, technology and more!