Students at Onizuka Space Science Day.

Onizuka Space Science Day

Serious-minded science students in Grades 5-12 are invited to attend Onizuka Space Science Day on campus at El Camino College!

Event Info

  • Saturday, March 12, 2022
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • El Camino College (Check-in at the Marsee Auditorium - View Campus Map)
  • RAIN OR SHINE!  Please wear appropriate attire.

How to Register

Register for Onizuka Space Science Day

Event Features

  • 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!

Important Links

Be prepared for our event by checking out the following links:

About the Event

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 36th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger accident that took the lives of the seven crew members, including Ellison Onizuka.

Featured Astronaut

This year's featured NASA Astronaut will be announced soon.


Please email

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