New Haven Adult School (NHAS), a WASC accredited center for career and educational training located in Union City, CA, has been committed to excellence in educational services for adult learners and their families since 1980. Although the recent economic crisis has required the Adult School to greatly decrease the quantity and variety of services once provided, NHAS remains committed to the mission that emphasizes empowering students to become productive life-long learners who have the ability to communicate clearly, collaborate with others, and be effective problem solvers. The Adult School helps students achieve their individual goals by helping them transition from English language classes into the High School Diploma program and the career skills training center.
This September, New Haven Adult School will continue to offer courses in the following areas:
- Computer Training in MS Office 2010 for beginner through intermediate skill levels
- Healthcare training classes (CMA, Pharmacy Tech, and other Continued Ed opportunities)
- English As a Second Language (ESL) for literacy through Intermediate High levels
- High School Diploma program for adults 18 years and older
- GED Test Preparation class
- Yoga with Shubhangi
- Traffic Violator School
Additionally, NHAS hosts the Migrant Education (Programa Migrante), an on-site educational service for PreK-12 migrant students. The Adult School also provides pre-employment skills verification tests in typing, data entry, MS Word (2003/2007), MS Excel (2003/2007), Basic Computer Skills testing for Allied Healthcare students and more.
At this time, New Haven Adult School offers classes Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 3:00pm and Tuesday & Thursday, 5:30pm to 9:00pm. They also offer online classes, allowing learners to access the classroom 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.
New classes start September 10th, but you may register now.
To learn more, call New Haven Adult School at 510-489-2185 or visit them online at http://adsweb.nhusd.k12.ca.us/ and on FaceBook at http://www.facebook.com/nhadultschool. Their physical location is: 600 G Street, Union City, CA 94587.