Fresno Adult School

2022-2023 Registration Is Now Open.  Classes Begin August 15th.

Please note: We will be closed Thursday, August 11th and Friday, August 12th for staff institute days.

We will re-open on Monday, August 15th.

Registration Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 5:30pm

Friday 8:30am – 12:00pm

Attention High School Diploma Students:  You must submit an official sealed transcript prior to moving forward with the registration process.  If you are a recent and returning student who has not taken classes at another school, please state this when registering on-site and our friendly staff will confirm your records on file.

How Long Does it Take to Complete Registration:

Allow 2-3 hours for the following programs:
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Citizenship
Adult Basic Education (ABE)
High School Diploma (HSD)
High School Equivalency (HSE)
Allow 1-2 hours for the following program:
Career Technical Education (CTE)

Complete Steps 1-4 to Register:

STEP 1: Complete the registration form in-person or ONLINE HERE
Step 2: Bring your photo ID to Fresno Adult School (Main Office) during registration office hours
Step 3: Complete on-site assessment (not required for CTE courses)
Step 4: Receive your schedule
Please note:  Registration is not complete by submitting the online registration form.  Everyone must complete the process on-site in order to be enrolled into classes at Fresno Adult School. 

Click here to watch our Fresno Adult School Orientation video.

Haga clic aquí para ver nuestro video de Orientación de Fresno Adult School.

Transcript Requests:

High school transcripts can be requested in-person at Fresno Adult School for a fee of $6.  There will be a 10-15 day turn-around for all transcripts.

CTE transcripts can be requested in-person at Fresno Adult School for a fee of $6.  There will be a 10-15 day turn-around for all transcripts.

2022

July 18 – Registration Opens for Returning Students

July 25 – Registration Opens for Everyone

August 1

August 15 – Classes Begin

September 5 – Labor Day

October 10 – Buyback Day – No Classes

November 11 – Veterans’ Day

November 21 – November 25 – Thanksgiving Break

December 19 – January 6 – Winter Break

2023

January 9 – First Day Back from Winter Break

January 16 – M.L. King, Jr. Day

February 13 – Lincoln’s Birthday

February 20 – Presidents’ Day

March 6 – Buyback Day – No Classes

April 3 – April 10 – Spring Break

May 29 – Memorial Day

June 8 – Last Day of School

Preparing to apply for a Paraprofessional job with Fresno Unified School District?

Visit Fresno Unified Job Openings to view career opportunities

TABE EXAM (NCLB Requirement)

This exam is offered to those who have not yet met the 48 college units or NCLB compliant requirement.

Sign up to take the exam by visiting Community Education Career Enhancement – TABE or prepare by obtaining the skills through our Paraprofessional Program (exam is free at the end of the course).

Upcoming TABE Exam Dates/Times:

Starting August 2022:

Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday – 8:30AM-11:00AM

Every 2nd & 4th Thursday – 8:30AM-11:00AM

Every 1st & 3rd Thursday – 12:30AM-3:00PM

Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday – 12:30AM-3:00PM

Please register at least 24hrs in advance at Community Education Career Enhancement.

BIA EXAM

After test takers pass both portions (Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension), the Department of English Learners Services will schedule them for the oral portion of the exam.

Sign up to take the exam by visiting Community Education Career Enhancement – BIA.

Upcoming BIA Exam Dates/Times:

Starting August 2022:

Every 1st & 3rd Thursday – 8:30AM-11:00AM

Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday – 8:30AM-11:00AM

Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday – 12:30PM-3:00PM

Every 2nd & 4th Thursday – 12:30PM-3:00PM

Please register at least 24hrs in advance at Community Education Career Enhancement – BIA.

Career & Technical Education

Prepare for your new career by receiving the training and certificate in one of our pathways.

Adult Secondary Education

Earn your High School Diploma or prepare to pass your High School Equivalency Exam.

English as a Second Language

Fresno Adult School can assist you in reaching your goals. You can learn English or prepare to pass your Citizenship exam.

Community Education

Engage in learning that utilizes non-credit courses to engage the brain, heighten physical activity, and maintain social relationships.