Poway Adult School

OFFICE HOURS: 8-7pm, M-Th  8-12pm, F



    Welcome to the Poway Adult School 2019 Fall Quarter!

    Kathleen Porter

    On our cover, we put emphasis on - “We’re in it together”, as this truly reflects our commitment in providing you quality community educational enrichment and academic programs. By integrating the recommendations from our teachers, students and community business leaders, we’ve developed a Fall Term course offering which is tailored to strengthen your academic, personal or professional goals. Highlighted classes being introduced this term to complement all your favorite returning classes include:

    • iPad Apps to simplify your life
    • Adult Ballet
    • Animal Portraits with colored pencils
    • Pilates Ball with Bands and Weights
    • Reiki
    • Adult Soccer
    • Legal series – Working with contractors
    and so much more…..

    We’ve expanded our locations, so that class you’ve been seeking might only be a few minutes away! Register now and give us the opportunity to enrich your life. Contact our staff, we are ready to assist in finding the course that best fits your passion.

    See you in class!

    Kathleen Porter
    Executive Director


    GED Test RegistrationTesting offered on Tuesdays, 1:30 - 5:30 pm. Register at www.ged.com 




    Sign up for  the ESL Orientation today.  Register today 

    English Second Langauage


    Musical NotesPoway Community Choir:  Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 7:30pm, Westview High School Performing Arts Center, 13500 Camino del Sur, San Diego, CA 92129. $15 per person, purchase at the door.

    Musical NotesPoway Symphony Orchestra Performance: Sunday, November 24, 2019, 4:00pm, Poway Center for the Performing Arts, 15498 Espola Rd, Poway, CA 92064. $10 per person, purchase at the door.

    Musical NotesPoway Symphonette Concert, Handel’s Messiah with California Center Choral: Sunday, December 22, 2019, 3:00pm; California Center for the Arts, 340 N. Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025. FREE Donations graciously accepted to defer costs


    Come and Enjoy the Music!

  •   Poway Symphonette performs at the Melk Monastery in Austria!

    Poway Symphonette performs at the Melk Monastery in Austria!


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    Want to donate to a good local cause where every dollar donated is used for Poway Adult School Students? 

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    Summer Work Permits 


    Business Leadership

    Specifically designed Business Leader workshop that presents game-changing techniques to enhance higher performance at all levels: individual, team and organizational. Contact us to setup initial meeting. 

    Business Support Services

    Conduct classes at your work site! We are the experts in adult education and possess a diverse range of courses designed to meet your business strategy, improve employee performance or morale. Gain knowledge of the tools necessary to plan, implement and manage projects in any business environment. Contact us at dguzman@powayusd.com for further information. 



    Arts and Crafts

    Explore the wonderful world of ceramics through construction, decoration and glazing techniques, explore watercolor art, or use your creativity to learn crochet.  

    Arts and Crafts

    Art Appreciation, Calligraphy, Ceramics, Craft Arts, Drawing and Painting, Fiber Arts,
    Photography and Graphic Arts, Metal Arts, Culinary Arts... we have a class for you.



    Adult Secondary Education

    Our Learning Center is available for test preparation. Based on the results of practice tests, you will be able to determine whether you are ready to take the official High School Equivalency exams

    Adult Secondary Education (ASE)

    Stop by our office, call 858-668-4012, 858-668-4024, or go online to register for the next orientation where options will be discussed. Assessment for placement will occur, and a meeting with the counselor to determine your education path in either our High School Diploma or Equivalency Certificate Preparation programs, will be scheduled. 



    Western Association of Schools and Colleges
    California Adult Schools
    GED Testing Service
    Education to Career Network


    The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental ability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 858-521-2800, extension 2761, jjimenez@powayusd.com

    Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406