El Camino College Onizuka Space Science Day

Onizuka Space Science Day 2018

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Serious-minded science students in Grades 5 through 12 are invited to attend Onizuka Space Science Day 2018 at El Camino College! Students are also invited to enter the Onizuka Space Science Day Arts Contest.

The Ellison S. Onizuka Memorial Committee, El Camino College, and American Honda Motor Co., Inc. sponsor this free, hands-on conference. This year marks the 32nd anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger accident that took the lives of the seven crew members, including Ellison Onizuka.

Please check this webpage as the event date nears for information about how to register, this year's featured NASA Astronaut, and the Arts Contest.



  • Astronaut presentation
  • Classroom presentations & demonstrations led by ECC professors, students, and guests from JPL and other institutions
  • Hands-on science activities & experiments
  • Free lunch for the first 900 students
  • Egg Drop Competition!

For more information, email spaceday@elcamino.edu or call 310-660-3487.

Sponsored by El Camino College & American Honda Motor Co., Inc.