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Rochester Alternative & Adult Center for Education (RACE)

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Program Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Phone: 248.726.5950
Fax: 248-726-5975
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Graduating Class of 2018
Graduation 2018

Let us help you get your High School Diploma or GED; find employment; improve your employment; go to college or receive workforce training
"If we fail to adapt, we fail to move forward." ~John Wooden~
Make RACE a part of your plan.
Check below for information about our four programs:
High School Completion (HSC) - Alternative and Adult Ed. Diploma program
General Education Development/High School Equivalance (GED/HSE) - Test and Study Skills program
Adult Basic Education (ABE) - Basic Skills program
English as a Second Language (ESL) Program
Adult Secondary Education (ASE)-Students with high school diploma seeking to pass community college entry exams
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English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes
Beginning Low & Beginning Intermediate, Intermediate and High Intermediate - Advanced levels Available
*Ask about our Tuition ESL Conversation Classes *

Fall Semester - September 4 - December 13, 2018
Winter Semester - January 22 - May 8, 2019

Classes meet twice per week
Low Beginning & Basic ESL Classes
Monday & Wednesday: 9:00 am - 12:15 pm or Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
High Beginning ESL Classes
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am - 12:15 pm or Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Intermediate ESL Classes
Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Advanced ESL Classes
Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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2nd Semester Winter ESL Classes Late Registration
Thursday, January 24 - Arrive at 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 31 - Arrive at 2:00 p.m.

Registration is NOT all day long. We can only register those students who come at the times listed above
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What to Bring to Registration
*  $60 non-refundable assessment fee per semester (cash or check, please)
* Bring proof of birth (e.g., driver's license, passport, Visa, or official birth certificate)
* Plan to spend 2 hours for registration and assessment testing
* No children at registration, please.
Space is limited
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ESL Conversation - Tuition Based Classes
Cost: $150 for New Students. Discounted Rates for Returning Students & Students Already Enrolled in ESL Classes

ESL Conversation Classes: Wednesday, 12:30 - 2:30 pm. or 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

Walk-in Registration: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm, Monday - Thursday. Registration will close on January 31st.

This course is for those students who are considered advanced ESL students based on their CASAS pre-test score, and those students who can demonstrate an advanced knowledge of the English language. Students will continue to develop English language skills for every day conversation in life, business and leisure activities.
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High School Diploma/GED Classes
Semester 1 – Classes begin September 5, 2018
Semester 2 – Classes begin December 3, 2018
Semester 3 – Classes begin March 11, 2019

• Part-time or Full-time                            Online Classes
• Classes meet twice per week            • Teacher-led Instruction
• Small Class Sizes Academic & Career Advising
• Personal Counseling                          New semester every 12 weeks
• Graduation Ceremony In June

HS/GED Classes Registration – call for an appointment Registration is by appointment 2-3 weeks prior to start date $50 Assessment fee per semester is due at registration if you are 22 years or older (cash or check only)

Class times are: M/W 3:00 - 6 p.m. & M/W 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
T/Th 3:00 - 6 p.m. & T/Th 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
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High School/GED 2nd Trimester Registration:
Call for your registration appointment today!

Ages18-21 ONLY
November 26rd, & 29th: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm. & 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Appointments scheduled every 30 minutes

Ages 22 and older ONLY
November 27th, & 28th: 5:45 pm
Registration for this group may take up to 2 hours

You will need to bring to registration:
• State ID or Driver License or Passport
• Official Transcripts
• $50 non-refundable assessment fee for 22+ year olds
(cash or check only)
• HSC/GED classes are FREE for 18-19 year-olds*
*20 - 21 year old students may qualify for free classes as well. Check with our counselors.

Tuesday - Thursday CLASSES BEGIN: December 4th, 2018
Monday - WednesdayCLASSES BEGIN: December 3rd, 2018

Classes are 12 Weeks Long
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