Hesperia Adult School

Adult Education Enrollment Interest Form (Click Here)

UPDATES:  4/05/2021 

Due to COVID safety precautions Hesperia Adult School programs will continue to offer both small group on campus support and Distance Learning options until further notice.  Hesperia Adult School staff and teachers are available for student support services by phone, email, via  scheduled Zoom sessions and on campus in small groups by appointment following health, social distancing and safety guidelines. 

Masks are required. Please wear your personal face covering both your nose and mouth. Bring identification, pen/pencil and your email address to appointments, registration and testing assessment sessions. Guests and children will not be allowed on campus. Hand sanitizer is provided in all offices, classrooms and entry areas. Temperature scans may be completed.  Thank you for helping us remain open to provide programs and services!

Enrollment for the Fall 2021 term 

Enrollment begins on  July 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM.

Enrollment forms may be completed online by clicking on the link at the top of this page starting July 19, 2021 at 8 AM.  Enrollment applications may also be printed and dropped off to the black drop box located outside of the Adult Education office door or emailed to ADULTREGISTRATION@HESPERIAUSD.ORG

beginning July 19, 2021.

Our "Current" adult students who are actively participating in Hesperia Adult School programs from March 2021 - May 2021 will be automatically enrolled in the same courses for classes starting in August 2021.   Check your email for information and details. Questions? Call (760) 244-1771.

 

"Inactive or Dropped" adult students will need to reapply to Hesepria Adult School and complete the enrollment form on July 19, 2021 at 8 AM either online or in person.   Students will be placed into classes as seats are available.

  

High School Diploma students must obtain "sealed official" transcripts from previous schools attended for transcript evaluation and enrollment.   Adults ages 18 and older can earn a High School Diploma by completing standard coursework as required by the California Department of Education.  Adult Education High School Diploma classes are free.  Online enrollment form is at the top of this page.

GED Preparation, English As A Second Language or Citizenship Preparation classes do not require transcripts. GED, ESL and Citizenship Prep classes are free. Online enrollment form is at the top of this page.

Instructors are credentialed teachers who are registered and approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Hesperia Adult School has successfully provided a variety of on campus, online, independent study and distance learning educational programs for many years.  During Distance Learning our adult students will utilize their personal devices to interact with their instructors during live sessions, will complete program materials, review and utilize their textbooks and workbooks, complete projects and supplemental resources.  Online learning resources such as Odysseyware, Nextgen Aztec, GED Flash and/or Side by Side Interactive Activities will be active by using issued usernames and passwords.  While Distance Learning our teachers will be in contact with their students during scheduled live class sessions each week to provide distance learning opportunities which may include virtual Zoom sessions will be in contact via email and conference calls.  Student support and small group sessions are available on campus by appointment. Masks are required.

PearsonVue (GED and Industry Testing) and  Adult Education CASAS testing sessions (Assessments, Pre Test and Post Testing) will be completed by prescheduled appointment following all implemented health, social distancing and safety guidelines.  Masks are required.

If you have questions email adultregistration@hesperiausd.org

or call 

Hesperia Adult School

16527 Lemon Street

Hesperia, CA 92345

(760) 244-1771

GRADUATION CEREMONY
Great news!  We will be holding a regional graduation ceremony with all Adult Schools in the high desert on Friday, June 4 at 4 PM at Victor Valley College.   Graduation will be held on the field at Victor Valley College.  Graduates from 2020 and 2021 will be invited to participate.  Limit of 2 guests per family. (Children and babies count as guests and each person needs a ticket.)   The ceremony will also be live streamed on the internet.    

2020 and 2021 graduates come by the Hesperia Adult School office to order your cap, gown, tassel and sash!  $55 cash or money order only. No checks accepted.  Orders are accepted Monday - Friday      8 AM to 3 PM starting on April 28.  Last day to order is May 27. 

Questions come by the office or call (760) 244-1771 x 5110.

*Hesperia Adult School  is an approved Adult School under the  

California Department of Education and an approved

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act  education and training provider. 

Hesperia Adult School is not Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accredited.

Need transcripts from Hesperia Adult School?      Request transcripts at https://www.parchment.com/

 
 

GED Test Preparation

GED Preparation classes are designed to help students prepare for the State of California GED Exam.

Live GED Prep Class 

(Distance Learning until further notice)

Online GED Prep Class

Course Length

9 weeks, Quarters

Students can register for additional terms, as needed.

Year Long Program

Course of Study

Live GED Prep offers scheduled instructor led classes that focus on improving skills in GED  English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. 

 

During  distance learning students will utilize their personal devices to access scheduled live Zoom sessions. Small group, in person, on campus student support is available by appointment. Masks are required.

A  GED Prep study guide will be provided to each student covering all subject areas of the GED exam.

Students have the opportunity to complete a GED Practice Test during as part of the class.

GED Prep classes are free. 

 

 

Unlimited access to online Odysseyware curriculum 24 hours a day / 7 days a week using your personal internet based computer or laptop at home or any where you have internet access. Flexibility to work at your own pace to accommodate changing work schedules.  Minimum number of lessons must be completed each week to progress skill level and earn units. No textbooks are required.

The online Odysseyware curriculum is individualized to your skill level as you progress through the program.

Classes are instructor supported during virtual office hours, via email, system messaging and via scheduled live appointment sessions. Students have the opportunity to complete a GED Practice Test as part of the class.

 GED Prep classes are free.

Standard Class Day

Due to COVID 19 precautions our traditional seat time GED Prep classes will be scheduled online with distance learning to include a live broadcast via Zoom.  Small group, in person, on campus student support is available by appointment. Masks are required.

 

Live prescheduled sessions will be held

each week.  

 

Adult students will be using their personal devices to access sessions during scheduled class times.

Unlimited online access

using Odysseyware software.

Supported with teacher virtual office hours.

Registration

LIVE GED PREP CLASSES 

Enrollment begins July 19, 2021 at 8 AM. 

Applications may be submitted online starting July 19, 2021 using the link at the top of this page. Or enrollment applications can be submitted in person at the Hesperia Adult School office  or returned via email to adultregistration@hesperiausd.org 

starting  July 19, 2021.

Students will be placed into the program as spots become available.

Please wear your personal face covering and bring identification, pen/pencil and your email address to registration and assessment sessions. Guests and children will not be allowed on campus.   

 

Our "current" students who were actively participating in GED Prep from March - May 2021 will be automatically enrolled in the same courses for Fall 2021 classes.   Check your email for information and details.  Questions? Call (760) 244-1771.

"New" students entering our program or " inactive or dropped" students who would like to return will need to reapply to the program by completing the enrollment application on July 19, 2021 at 8 AM.  

 

Hesperia Adult School

16527 Lemon Street

Hesperia, CA 92345

 

Questions?  Call  (760) 244-1771

 

ONLINE GED PREP WITH ODYSSEYWARE 

Enrollment begins July 19, 2021 at 8 AM

Applications may be submitted online starting July 19, 2021 using the link at the top of this page.  Or enrollment applications may be submitted in person at the Hesperia Adult School office  or returned via email to adultregistration@hesperiausd.org  starting

July 19, 2021.

Students will be placed into the program as spots become available.

Please wear your personal face covering and bring identification, pen/pencil and your email address to registration and assessment sessions. Guests and children will not be allowed on campus. 

 

Our "current" students who were actively participating in GED Prep from March 2021 - May 2021 will be automatically enrolled in the same courses for Fall 2021 classes.   Check your email for information and details.  Questions? Call (760) 244-1771.

 

"New" students  entering our program or "inactive or dropped" students who would like to return will need to reapply to the program by completing the enrollment application on July 19, 2021 at 8 AM.

 

Hesperia Adult School

16527 Lemon Street

Hesperia, CA 92345

 

Questions?  Call  (760) 244-1771

GED Testing

Hesperia Adult School is an approved GED Testing site.

Important info:

 

GED testing is by appointment only.

Register and make an appointment to take the GED Test at www.ged.com

 

When registering on GED.com search for test centers near zip code 92345.

Examinees must be at least 17 years and 10 months to take the GED test. Note:  GED will not mail the official GED Certificate until the student is age 18.

Social distancing, health and safety guidelines are in effect at all test centers which include the use of a cloth face mask which must be worn covering both the nose and mouth while on campus, during check in and check out and while exiting campus. Hand sanitizer is provided.   Stations are cleaned between sessions.

PEARSON VUE GED TEST CENTERS MAY BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO COVID SAFETY GUIDELINES.  

 

TESTING APPOINTMENTS CAN BE RESCHEDULED. CHECK YOUR EMAIL FOR INSTRUCTIONS AND DETAILS FROM PEARSON VUE  OR GO TO PEARSONVUE.COM FOR UPDATES.

Register for GED Testing

All testing registration and testing appointments are  completed online at

www.GED.com

Search for testing locations by zip code 92345

Need help with test registration?

Call  (877) 392-6433 or email

help@GEDtestingservice.com

 

Identification

Bring current personal identification including any of the following:

Government issued Drivers License or ID Card

Passport

Tribal ID Card

Military ID Cart

*Check registration confirmation for currently accepted forms of identification

Check in 15 minutes prior to the start of your testing appointment at the

Hesperia Adult School office.

 

English as a Second Language (ESL) & Citizenship Preparation

Classes are designed for  adult students who wish to  increase English literacy  skills and/or  prepare to take the U.S. Citizenship exam.

Citizenship Preparation

English as a Second Language

Course of

Study

 

ESL Levels 1, 2, 3A & 3B

Classes are free.

Prepares adults to take the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) written and oral citizenship test. 

Classes are free and taught in English.

Requirements

Enrollment

Enrollment begins July 19, 2021 at 8 AM.   Applications may be submitted online starting July 19, 2021 using the link at the top of this page.  Or enrollment applications may be submitted in person at the Hesperia Adult School office  or returned via email to adultregistration@hesperiausd.org  starting

July 19, 2021.  Students will be placed into the program as spots become available.

Please wear your personal face covering and bring identification, pen/pencil and your email address to registration and assessment sessions. Guests and children will not be allowed on campus. 

 

Our "current" students who were actively participating in GED Prep from March 2021 - May 2021 will be automatically enrolled in the same courses for Fall 2021 classes.   Check your email for information and details.  Questions? Call (760) 244-1771.

 

"New" students  entering our program or "inactive or dropped" students who would like to return will need to reapply to the program by completing the enrollment application on July 19, 2021 at 8 AM. Students will be placed into the program as spots become available.

Class Schedule

All classes are distance learning via live instructor led Zoom sessions.

Level 1  Tuesdays & Thursdays     12 Noon -  3 PM

Level 2 Mondays & Wednesdays 12 Noon - 3 PM

Level 3A  Tuesdays & Fridays  8:30 - 11:30 AM

Level 3 B Mondays & Thursdays 8:30 - 11:30 AM

Citizenship Prep  Fridays 12 Noon to 3 PM

In person student support by appointment only  Wednesdays 7:00 - 11:00 AM

Next

Registration

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE & CITIZENSHIP PREP STUDENTS

ENROLLMENT APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED JULY 19, 2021

Enrollment applications will be accepted online using the form at the top of  this page starting

July 19, 2021 at 8 AM.

Registration may also be completed in person at the Hesperia Adult School office  or via email to adultregistration@hesperiausd.org starting July 19, 2021.

Students will be placed into the program as spots become available.

Please wear your personal face covering and bring identification, pen/pencil and your email address to registration and assessment sessions. Due to social distancing, health and safety guidelines guests and children will not be allowed on campus.    

****  Important Update  

Our ESL and Citizenship Prep classes are continuing with Distance Learning until further notice.  During Distance Learning students will work from home and sign into live virtual sessions with their instructor.   Students will be using their personal devices, computers, laptops or cell phones to access live instruction with Mrs. Macias during scheduled class times.   Students will be provided with a Zoom meeting access code, provided a free textbook and supplemental interactive access code to be utilized during the live instructional class sessions. On campus in person student support is available by appointment on Wednesdays from 7:00 - 11:00 AM with Mrs. Macias.  Masks are required.

 

Our "Current Returning" students who are actively participating in ESL & Citizenship Prep from March 2021 - May 2021 will be automatically enrolled for the fall August 2021 term.   Current students:  Check your email as an update has been sent to all of our currently enrolled students. Questions? Call (760) 244-1771 or email adultregistration@hesperiausd.org   

"Dropped or Inactive Students" will need to reapply to the program starting July 19, 2021. Students will be placed into programs as seats are available.

Hesperia Adult School, 16527 Lemon Street, Hesperia, CA 92345

Enrollment questions?  Call (760) 244-1771

ESL

Assessments

Assessments are held in Room 6.   Assessment sessions may be scheduled  by appointment  to meet social distancing requirements, health and safety guidelines.  

Social distancing, health and safety requirements are in effect which includes social distancing, use of hand sanitizer,  use of face masks covering both the nose and mouth, desk shields at each station and cleaning between sessions.

No children or guests are allowed on campus or in assessment testing sessions. 

Bring a valid Identification.  ESL and CASAS Assessments are free.

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