(661) 831-3327 | 501 S. Mt. Vernon • Bakersfield, CA 93307

Welcome to ROC!

The KHSD Regional Occupational Center is a public education career/technical training institution. There are a variety of programs offered to those interested in developing or improving job skills. All courses are designed to prepare students for entry-level employment. Classes at ROC are open to high school juniors, seniors, and adults.


Recent Posts

  • Vet Tech’s Winter Care Drive

    Vet Tech’s Winter Care Drive

    ROC’s Veterinary Technology students have completed their annual winter drive to collect blankets, toys, treats, and bedding for local animals. collecting items for the Animal Care Center. Activities also included the […]

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  • Pharm Tech Christmas Art

    Pharm Tech Christmas Art

    Pharmacy Technician students are on the brim of finishing first semester! Now that the stress of the grueling pharmacy final is over, students participated in a fun art project. Because […]

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  • Holiday Floral and Culinary Delight

    Holiday Floral and Culinary Delight

    ROC’s Ag Food Science put a little holiday flair into their hands-on lessons. Check out the fun …     

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  • Pre-K Day for Early Childhood Ed

    Pre-K Day for Early Childhood Ed

    A semester of theory turned real when ROC’s Early Childhood Education (ECE) program hosted their annual Pre-K Day. Students brought young siblings and cousins to class for a day of […]

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  • ROC On Display

    ROC On Display

    The ROC main hallway recently received some special attention from students throughout our school when each program updated their display case to better reflect their program. We thought we’d take […]

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  • ROC Ag Department Honored

    ROC Ag Department Honored

    California Agricultural Teachers’ Association (CATA), a statewide organization boasting some 850 high school and college agriculture instructors, recently held their semi-annual San Joaquin Regional meeting in Oakhurst and with it […]

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  • Last week in Pharm Tech …

    Last week in Pharm Tech …

    Ah, just another BUSY week in ROC Pharmacy Technician … Inventory Management Students have learned that there is ALWAYS something to do in the pharmacy! On slower days in the pharmacy, […]

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  • ROC Applications Now Being Accepted

    ROC Applications Now Being Accepted

    To learn more about our campus, visit Considering ROC? and then Overview. To explore our 29 program, click here. When ready to apply, click the following button …

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  • Celebrating Student Success

    Celebrating Student Success

    ROC preaches the employer’s mantra of “show up, be on-time, be ready to go” throughout the school year. In addition to working with students who struggle with attendance, we also […]

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  • November Perfection

    November Perfection

    Congratulations to the ROC students who earned perfect attendance (zero absences / zero tardies) in the month of November. Keep up the good work … and some day work will […]

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