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Welcome to Alameda Adult School!


We only offer English as a Second Language and High School Diploma/GED preparation courses.

We accept students 18 years and older.


中国? tiếng Việt? Español?



English as a Second Language Registration Dates

English for Immigrants! 

Are you interested in learning how to speak, write, or read English?


Please click here for registration dates!

High School Diploma & GED Prep

Are you interested in obtaining your High School Diploma or preparing for the GED/HiSET test? 


Please click here for our registration dates


We do not offer GED testing at our site, but we do offer HiSET testing.


Please click here for our next HiSET testing dates.


Alameda Reads

Are you an adult who needs help with your reading and writing? Alameda Reads  offers free, one-on-one tutoring for adults (18+) who would like to improve their English reading and writing skills. Their volunteer tutors can meet with you once or twice a week for one hour. Call them at 510-865-2454 with questions or to set up an interview.


The Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) is committed to ensuring equal, fair, and meaningful access to employment and education services. The AUSD does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis and/or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics of age, ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy and related conditions, race, religion, retaliation, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, Vietnam Era Veterans’ status, or any other basis prohibited by California state and federal nondiscrimination laws respectively.


401 Pacific Ave. Alameda, CA 94501




Island High School Room 24

500 Pacific Ave. Alameda, CA 94501


Resources for Immigrant Families

Please go to this page for information about AUSD's Safe Haven Resolution, the City's Sanctuary City proclamation, and other resources about the status of immigrant families in our school district and community.

Do you need an Official Transcript?
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Are you an Alameda parent with a small child?

Please click here for more info. about our Family Literacy program

Do you need to tell your teacher you're going to miss class?
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Do you have more questions?
Please check our FAQ!