College & Career Center
Welcome to the new school year! Hello, my name is Roderick Booker and I am the College and Career Access Specialist for the Evergreen High School. This will be my ninth year and I am excited to serve your students this year. I am located in the Future Center here on the Evergreen High School in room 701
As the College and Career Access Specialist, I will serve as manager and point-of-contact for outside community partners who provide related services along with;
- Project manager for school-driven college and career events, programs, panels and fairs
- Career awareness, career exploratory, jobs shadows, volunteer service and paid Internships
- College prep, support, visits, and scholarship attainment
- SAT/ACT preparation and support
- Financial Aid Support for students and financial literacy for families
- Liaison between students, counselors, teachers, administrators, and district staff
This all is done to help equip your students for post-secondary education whether it be a two-year college, workforce, apprenticeships, Internships, military, four-year University or professional technical schools. I work also with a great team of other community partners in the College and Career Center:
Alexis Mararac, HERO Advisor, College Success Foundation working with 9th and 10th graders
Kalehua Kaapana, College Preparatory Advisor, College Success Foundation working with 11th and 12th graders
Abel Berhan, Promise Scholars
Valeria Panduro, College and Career Readiness Assistant
Alec Aeschlimann , TRIO Talent Search works with all grade levels.
Eric Burns/Jenna McCoy, Upward Bound
We work as a team in helping your students around college and career preparation success, so when they leave Evergreen High School they are Equipped, Engaged and Empowered for post-secondary success and beyond!
Feel free to reach out make an appointment with us for a phone call, ZOOM meeting. Please check out https://ehs.highlineschools.org/academics/college-career to see the great opportunities that we a have in the College and Career Center for your students. If you have, any questions feel free to call at 206-631-6258 or email me at Roderick.Booker@highlineschools.org
Need help? Check out our College Readiness Programs!
Learn about the programs through the center that support students in their process of college readiness and preparation.
Looking for ways to pay for higher education? Check out our Financial Aid pages!
Includes general financial aid information, resources for undocumented students, and scholarships!
Roderick C. Booker
College and Career Access Specialist
College Prep Advisor- College Success Foundation
HERO Advisor-College Success Foundation 206.396.4497