Greetings from the Superintendent
Edwin P. Obergfell
The Imperial Valley Regional Occupational Program (IVROP) is pleased to welcome you to our Internet Web Site. Our ROP is one of seventy-two found in the state of California. IVROP operates as a Joint Powers Agreement (JPA) consisting of seven school districts (Brawley Union High School District, Calexico Unified School District, Calipatria Unified School District, Central Union High School District, Holtville Unified School District, Imperial Unified School District, San Pasqual Valley Unified School District) and the Imperial County Office of Education. IVROP is a Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accredited institution providing a variety of occupational training classes and other type of services.
Over the last thirty-three years, IVROP has developed a reputation in the community for our commitment to bettering Imperial County. Our goal in assisting students attain academic, career and technical skills has never wavered. We are committed to developing and providing quality occupational training programs that enable students to learn skills that lead to a successful school-to-career transition or advanced academic/technical training. IVROP takes pride in our fine teaching staff and the commitment that they have made to student achievement.
To assist us in our goal of improving student achievement, IVROP works closely with business and industry to develop and implement new courses to better meet labor market demands of the community. Community members meet twice a year to provide input on course content and job availability. This valuable input has allowed us to provide courses that better meet the needs of our growing community and also provide our students with marketable.
We invite you to visit the various links to our different programs to see all the exciting things taking place. We recognize that our program maintains an excellent reputation in the community due to our students and the outstanding educators teaching them. Our staff will be pleased to answer any questions or to assist you. Thank you for your interest in our program.