High School Diploma Program Overview
High School Diploma and High School Equivalency Test Preparation classes provide adult students with the opportunity to earn a high school diploma or prepare for the GED and HiSET tests. Classes include textbook assignments, video instruction, computer-aided learning, online instruction, and both individual and whole class activities focused on test-taking skills, goal-setting, skill building, and career & life planning. All CACE students develop an individualized learning plan to help you achieve your personal, academic and career goals.
Students interested in High School Diploma, High School Equivalency, and Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes must attend an orientation and take an assessment test prior to enrollment.
Please call (408) 626-3402 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment.
ESL, ABE, High School Diploma, and High School Equivalency classes follow this schedule:
|August 12 to December 20, 2019||January 6 to May 29, 2020|
High School Graduation Requirements at CACE
CACE is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), and high school diplomas are awarded by the Campbell Union High School District. The core subject area requirements are the same as those of the CUHSD, with some minor differences for adults in Elective and Art requirements. (see requirements at the end of this section).
One hundred fifty(150) semester credits are required above the eighth grade level to receive a high school diploma through Campbell Adult and Community Education. Students must meet all state and local requirements for graduation. However, physical education is not required for an adult education high school diploma and prior PE courses will not be counted toward the total requirements.
The prescribed course of study for all students shall include the following (Education Code 51225.3):
U.S. Government 5
U.S. History 10
World History 10
Algebra (or Integrated Math) 10
Physical Science 10
Biological Science 10
Applied Art 10
Fine Art or Foreign Language 10
Electives (non P.E.) 20
Sources of Credit:
RESIDENCY AND ADDITIONAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION AT CACE