In cooperation with our many community partners, the Ventura County Office of Education, Student Competitions and Fundraising Department provides, promotes, and supports environments that result in world-class learning by hosting the Ventura County Science Fair, the Ventura County Mock Trial, the Ventura County Academic Decathlon, the Ventura County Impact II Program and the Ventura County Teacher of the Year Program.
The Ventura County; Science Fair, Mock Trial, and Academic Decathlon events encourage and recognize our exceptionally talented young people in their pursuit of academic excellence and also provide them with solid work ethics and valuable life skills such as; public speaking, interview, interpersonal, and teamwork skills
The Ventura County; Impact II and Teacher of the Year Programs enable excellent teaching ideas to reach all teachers in the county, raises community awareness of exemplary classroom practices, highlights educational innovation, student learning, the rewards of teaching and boosts teacher morale by recognizing innovative teaching.
The Ventura County Office of Education provides quality services and support for life-long learning opportunities. We collaborate to build relationships with local educational institutions and other government and private sector entities to provide leadership, service and support for all learners.