Vision & Mission
The Sierra County Adult Education School is dedicated to supporting the District’s vision that all students can succeed academically by meeting every adult learner where they are in their life’s journey and assist them with attaining their goals of higher learning and employability skills.
The Adult School mission is that every adult student will be supported and encouraged in a safe and comfortable learning environment, equipping them with the skills and tools to be successful in the current job market.
This mission will be accomplished by:
- Developing and strengthening adult basic skills to completion of a High School diploma or equivalent; using relevant skills to resolve real world problems that adults experience in their daily lives.
- Providing opportunities to obtain short and long term job skill certifications that lead directly into new employment or advancement with their current employer.
- Partner with local and regional Workforce Accountability Boards to strengthen employment placement or advancement within current career.
Adult Basic Education, High School Diploma and equivalency courses are accepting applications for enrollment on an ongoing process. Call or email for more information. 530-993-1660 ex: 180 or contact Wendy Jackson.
Announcements & News
EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER COURSE OFFERED AT DOWNIEVILLE SCHOOL
Sierra County Adult School is offering an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Course, Starting October 1st, 2019. Emergency Medical Responders are usually the First Responders to a medical or trauma event. They are able to do an emergency assessment and use lifesaving skills to intervene in a medical or trauma emergency until EMTs, Paramedics, Nurses or Doctors are able to get to the scene. The EMR Course is an entry level course that can help you decide if you want to pursue other health careers.
The Course is free except for the cost of the book which is “Emergency Medical Responder” by Chris LeBaudour, 11th Edition published by Pearson.
The Course will be held at Downieville School, Room 5 on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting, October 1st from 6PM to 9PM and ending November 26th, 2019. The instructor will be Frank Lang, NP,JD. The Course is open to everyone and our communities desperately need your help and your skill. You can also take this course if you just want to better understand your body and your health for personal or family reasons.
If you are interested in more information or have questions, please contact Frank Lang at 530-289-3644 or send an email to email@example.com. To register for the class contact Wendy Jackson at 1-530-933-1660-180 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We will also be doing an EMT Course starting in January, 2020.
OFFERING BOTH IN-PERSON AND ONLINE Programs in loyalton, Downieville, pike – Aleghany
• High School Diploma
• College Transition
• GED Preparation
• ESL / Conversational Spanish
• CTE, EMT, Fire Training
• Culinary Arts
• Job Skills Readiness
• Basic Computers
• Adult Basic Education
• Career and TechnicalEducation
• Sign Language ~ ASL
Visit the California Adult Education Website