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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
2019 ESL Summer Tuition Classes
Session 1: May 14 - June 27 (14 classes)

All classes will provide instruction in conversation-speaking and listening, grammar, vocabulary, reading and writing.

Beginning – Low Intermediate
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30am – 11:30am

High Intermediate – Advanced
Tuesdays and Thursdays Tuesdays and Thursdays 12pm – 2:00pm
High Intermediate – Advanced
Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm
Session 2:
Possible classes in July-August,
*Schedule comming soon*
Tuition Class Registration starts April 8th, 2019
Monday – Thursday 9am - 9pm

*Must Register IN PERSON*
$140 for new students,
$130 for Current ESL students
(cash or check, NO CREDIT CARDS)

English as a Second Language (ESL) 2019 Fall Classes
Beginning Low & Beginning Intermediate, Intermediate and High Intermediate - Advanced levels Available
*Ask about our Tuition ESL Conversation Classes *

Fall Semester - September 3 - December 12, 2019
Winter Semester - January 21 - May 14, 2020

Classes meet twice per week (Classes may change due to enrollment needs)
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
2019 Fall ESL Registration

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019: 9:00 am or 6 pm
Wednesday, August 28th, 2019:     9:00 am or 6 pm
Thursday, August 28th, 2019:     9:00 am or 6 pm

Registration is NOT all day long. We can only register those students who come at the times listed above
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
2019 Fall ESL Conversation - Tuition Based Classes
Cost: $150 for New Students. Discounted Rates for Returning Students & Students Already Enrolled in ESL Classes

Class Schedule Comming Soon!
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.
2019 Fall High School Diploma/GED Skills Classes
1st Trimester: September 3rd - November 26th

• 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.
High School/GED Fall 1st Trimester Registration:
Call for your registration appointment today!

Ages18-21 ONLY
August 19th, 21st, 27th & 28th: 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Appointments scheduled every 30 minutes

Ages 22 and older ONLY
August 20th, 22nd, 26th & 29th: 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: September 3rd, 2019
Monday - WednesdayCLASSES BEGIN: September 4th, 2019

Classes are 12 Weeks Long