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Watsonville Aptos Adult Education

Pajaro Valley Unified School District

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    Celebrating Over 90 Successful Years

    Welcome to Watsonville /Aptos /Santa Cruz Adult Education!

    On February 18, PVUSD and PVFT met to continue negotiations. Read about the outcome of the session on this communication from PVUSD.  


    El 18 de febrero, PVUSD y PVFT se reunieron para continuar las negociaciones. Lea sobre el resultado de esta sesión en esta comunicación de PVUSD.

    Posted 2/20/20

    PVUSD's Saturday Academy expands learning opportunities for our students.  Read more about it on our press release.  


    La Academia del Sábado de PVUSD amplía las oportunidades de aprendizaje para nuestros estudiantes. Lea más sobre esto en este comunicado de prensa.


    Posted 2/19/20



    Input sessionsSesiones de LCAP

    Posted 2/4/20

    Esteemed PVUSD Families and Staff,


    We are pleased to share with you this letter from Dr. Michelle Rodriguez to our staff and families with information on the novel coronavirus and communication from the County of Santa Cruz Public Health Division


    Estimadas Familias y Personal de PVUSD:


    Nos complace compartir con ustedes esta carta de la Dra. Michelle Rodríguez a nuestro personal y familias con información sobre el nuevo coronavirus y la comunicación de la División de Salud Pública del Condado de Santa Cruz.

    Posted 1/28/20

    Health Career Education

    • Certified Nurse Assistant Program
    • Clinical Medical Assistant Program
    • Dental Assisting Program
    • Healthcare-Caregiver Training
    • Home Health Aid
    • Medical Terminology
    • Healthcare-Caregiver
    • Health Career Pathways

    You may qualify for WIOA Funding!
    Please call to get more information (831) 786-2160

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    Career and Technical Education

    • Jobs 101
    • 3D Printing
    • Digital Photography
    • Introduction to Computers, Email and the Internet
    • MS Office Applications with Spanish Support
    • QuickBooks
    • WorkKeys National Career Readiness
    • Cake Decoration
    • College Planning - College Cost
    • How to Sell on eBay
    • How to Use your iPhone/iPad and Android

    Adult Basic and Secondary Education

    • High School Diploma
    • High School Equivalency
    • Transitions...Pathways to Employment or College 
    • Credit Recovery
    • WorkKeys Curriculum

    Fine and Applied Arts

    • Acrylic Painting
    • Card Making Workshops
    • Ceramics
    • Glass Art
    • Mixed Media Art
    • Painting, Drawing and Collage
    • Watercolor Journaling

    NEW classes this Spring 2020

    Authorized Pearson Vue Testing Center

    • Servicios De Examenes De GED
    • GED Testing Service
    • California Teacher Credential Exams

    Pre-Apprenticeship Program

    • The Multi-Craft Core Curriculum (MC3) certificate, recognized nationwide by the Building and Construction Trades
    • An OSHA-10 certificate that you have successfully completed basic safety training
    • First Aid/CPR certificate
    • A tool bag, Red Wing work boots, and basic set of tools

    English as a Second Language and Citizenship Preparation

    • Integrated Education and Training (IET) 
    • EL/Citizenship - Multi Level/EL/Ciudadanía - Multi Nivel

    Fee Support Classes

    • Birding Basics
    • Brown Bag Birding
    • Driver's Education Certificate
    • Driver's Training
    • Smart Driver Program - AARP
    • First Aid Standard/CPR for Infant, Child and Adult
    • Croatian
    • Spanish 
    • Adults with Disabilities
    • Online Classes

    Parent Education

    • Watsonville Cooperative Preschool
    • Santa Cruz Parent Education Nursery School
    • Soquel Parent Education Nursery School 
    • Westside Parent Education Nursery School 
    • Positive Discipline in the Classroom
    • Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way 

    classes offered in six areas

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