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Porterville Adult School

Mission Statement:
Porterville Adult School will provide for a variety of lifetime learning opportunities to meet the unique needs of the individual and the community. Diverse programs will provide opportunities for academic skill enhancement, vocational training, and personal enrichment.

About Porterville Adult School:
Porterville Adult School is a part of the Porterville Unified School district. Classes are offered at various sites throughout the community of Porterville and the surrounding area. The school serves approximately 6,000 plus students on a yearly basis.


  • Adult Basic Education,
  • English as a second language,
  • GED preparation and testing,
  • High School Diploma courses,
  • diversified vocational programs including health and business careers,
  • health and safety seminars,
  • community education classes,
  • programs for senior citizens,
  • citizenship classes,
  • and many more offerings.

Academic classes are free and are open entry/open exit. A fee is charged for some technical/career education classes. Our curriculum changes according to the needs of our community.

We partner with many community based organizations to best serve our students. Our students receive individual attention, academic and career counseling, and job placement assistance.

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