Career Expo / Stay in the Bay with $100K

  • Save the date - the next SMUHSD Career Expo / Stay in the Bay with 100K Event is Tuesday, March 14, 2023.


    The 2022 Stay in the Bay with $100K event took place Tuesday, April 12, 5 - 7 p.m.

    Watch the ABC7 Bay Area News Coverage.

    Students and families participated in this networking opportunity to learn about different career training programs and apprenticeships available to high school graduates.

    Represented industries included:

    • Health
    • Skilled trades
    • Transportation
    • Information Technology
    • Hospitality

    Thank you to the following organizations who educated our students about opportunities after graduation:

    • Sheet Metal Workers Local 104 and Bay Area Industry Training Fund
    • UA Local 467 Plumbers, Steamfitters, and Refrigeration Fitters
    • UA Local 483 - Sprinkler Fitters
    • Local 217 Carpenters Union
    • Peterson Cat
    • JVS - Utilities Programs
    • Graniterock
    • County of San Mateo Jobs For Youth
    • City of San Mateo
    • City and County of San Francisco - Department of Human Resources
    • San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department
    • Recology San Bruno
    • San Bruno Police Department
    • BART Police Department
    • California Highway Patrol
    • San Mateo County Office of Education
    • College of San Mateo
    • Cañada College
    • Skyline College Cosmetology, Esthetician and Barbering program
    • Laney College
    • Junior Achievement of Northern California
    • Own Real Estate
    • JobTrain
    • NPower
    • United Airlines
    • Embassy Suites
    • Putnam Automotive Group
    • US Coast Guard
    • In-N-Out Burger
    • Fortitude Careers

    Contacts: Nancy Kane and Helen O'Brien 


    2019 Stay in the Bay Event

    More than 500 students, parents and members of the community came out on November 6, 2019 for “Stay in the Bay with $100k”, the District’s first event focused on high-paying career options that don’t necessarily require a four-year degree. Expert panelists included Laurel Moeslein, Acting Manager, Economic and Community Development, San Francisco International Airport; Pamela Gutman, Regional Director, Transportation & Logistics, City College of San Francisco; Nanette Solvason, Ph.D., Regional Director, Health, Foothill College; Steve Booker, Registrar/Political Director, IBEW Local 617; and Chris Starling, Executive Director, Npower.

San Mateo County Labor Market

  • Did you know… there are nearly 23,000 job openings in San Mateo County each year available to applicants who meet the prerequisites below:

    • Some college
    • Certificate
    • Associate Degree
    • Apprenticeship

    Learn more about San Mateo County Labor Market including average annual earnings by sector.

     

Career Training Programs

  • Access our spreadsheet of Career Training Programs including apprenticeships, certificate programs, training programs, vocational schools, associate degrees that lead to careers and much more.

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