Washington Elementary organized a successful College and Career Week, which inspired students to think about their future and potential opportunities. The event featured 28 guest speakers from a diverse range of industries who shared valuable insights into different career paths with students. Superintendent Dr. Drati and Bellflower Mayor Santa Ines shared their personal journeys in education and public service. LA County Fire Captain Brent Burton of Somerset’s CalAPS Fire Program demonstrated the use of firefighting gear and encouraged students to try on equipment. Representatives from Cerritos College, LA Trade Tech, and Long Beach State gave Washington students an exciting glimpse into college life. The school would like to express gratitude to the parents and community members whose support made this event possible for the students.