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High School Diploma/GED

Registration

Diploma/GED Prep REGISTRATION PROCEDURES

First Wednesday of the Month
(exceptions for holidays)

October 2nd & October 16th (5 week month)

November 6th, 2013

December 4th, 2013

January 8th, 2014

February 5th, 2014

March 5th, 2014

April 9th, 2014

May 7th, 2014

3:30 OR 6:30 pm 

1900 3rd Street, Alameda, CA

Room 23

 Bring $50 cash or credit/debit card

and

Official High School Transcript

 

 • Late students will NOT be admitted
 • Orientation/Assessment takes approximately 2 - 3 hours

 

 

Terms

 

Students must complete 12 weeks of course work.  Students may earn up to five (5) credits in 12 weeks dependent on satisfactory attendance, participation and assignment completeness.

For more information on High School diploma requirements, please click here .

 


To just take the GED test, click here.

Class Schedule

 

COURSE DAY TIME ROOM
US/World History Mon/Wed 3:30 - 6:00 pm 20
General Math Mon/Wed 6:30 - 9:00 pm 15
Literacy Mon/Wed 3:30 - 6:00 pm 18
US/World History Mon/Wed 6:30 - 9:00 pm 20
Algebra Mon/Wed 6:30 - 9:00 pm 16
       
Government Tues/Thurs 3:30 - 6:00 pm 20
General Math Tues/Thurs 6:30 - 9:00 pm 15
English Tues/Thurs 3:30 - 6:00 pm 18
English Tues/Thurs 6:30 - 9:00 pm 18
Science Tues/Thurs 6:30 - 9:00 pm 17

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Adult Basic Education (ABE) - Literacy and General Math

This course focuses on basic academic skills needed to be successful entering a high school diploma program, passing all five General Educational Development (GED®) examinations or entering a workforce development program.

Algebra

This High School Algebra class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards where the student develops an understanding of the symbolic language of mathematics and the sciences.  In addition, algebraic skills and concepts are developed and used in a wide variety of problem-solving situations.
 

English

The High School English class combines direct instruction with independent learning and satisfies the English State of California content standards including: reading; writing; written and oral language conventions; listening and speaking.

Community Based Work Expierience

This High School Community Based Work Experience elective class assigns students to a local community based organization for volunteer work experience.  Students who perform hours of community service, maintain a work log and submit a written narrative earn credits. 
 

Social Studies


World History I & II  

High School World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World  I & II class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards.
 

U.S. History I & II

 

This High School Principles of U.S. History class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards.

        

Government

This High School Principles of Democracy class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards.


Economics

This High School Principles of American Economics class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards.

Science


Biology

This High School Biology/Life Sciences class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards. 

Earth Science

This High School Earth Sciences class combines direct instruction with independent learning to satisfy the State of California content standards.