NORTH COUNTY/SANTA CRUZ

NORTH COUNTY  Santa Cruz
LEARNING CENTER

NEW STUDENTS - Sign Up For 2-Day Orientation

SIGN-UPS BEGIN 1 WEEK BEFORE

THE ORIENTATION DATE

Students attend orientation at

Location where they will attend class

MORNING ORIENTATION

Day 1: 9:00A.M. - 12:00 NOON
Day 2: Individual 15 Minute apt.

TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY

January 17 & 18
January 31 & February 1
February 21 & 22
March 7 & 8
April 18 & 19

EVENING ORIENTATION

DAY 1: 5:30pm-8:00PM
DAY 2: Individual 15 Minute apt.

TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY

January 24 & 25
February 7 & 8
February 28 & March 1
March 21 & 22
April 25 & 26

CONTINUING STUDENTS WELCOME BAC K! - Register in Class!
If you attended WASC Adult Education in the last two (2) semesters, you do not need to attend
orientation. Register directly in your Santa Cruz class, and begin attending class.

**DONATIONS APPRECIATED**

 

Adults Training to Support Child School Success

ADULTS TRAINING TO SUPOPRT CHILD SCHOOL SUCCESSclick for PDF download

 

 

Santa Cruz Parent Education Nursery School,
831-425-4495
411 Roxas Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (children class time) $200 per month
Tue, Thu 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (children class time) $150 per month
Mon, Wed 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (children class time) $150 per month
Jan 17 - Jun 9 Wyckoff
$50 semester registration fee + separate cash payment for $50 attendance deposit

Soquel Parent Education Nursery School,
831-429-3464
397 Old San Jose Road, Soquel, CA 95073

Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (children class time) $200 per month
Tue, Thu 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (children class time) $150 per month
Mon, Wed, Fri 12:45 noon - 3:15 p.m. (children class time) $200 per month
Tue, Thu 12:45 noon - 3:15 p.m. (children class time) $150 per month
Jan 17 - Jun 9 Breedlove, Murphy, Samsel
$50 semester registration fee + separate cash payment for $50 attendance deposit

Westside Parent Education Nursery School,
831-429-3995
1231 Bay Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Mon, Wed, Fri 8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (children class time) $220 per month
Tue, Thu 8:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (children class time) $160 per month
Mon, Wed, Fri 12:15 noon - 3:00 p.m. (children class time) $220 per month
Tue, Thu 12:15 noon - 2:45 p.m. (children class time) $160 per month
Jan 17 - Jun 9 Cherk, Thornton
$50 semester registration fee + separate cash payment for $50 attendance deposit

Navigating the Teen Years with Positive Discipline
Class series for parents, caregivers, counselors, social workers, advocates and teachers.
This 6 week class provides an opportunity to learn new tools and skills to communicate
with your preteen or teen that will be effective both in the short term and long term. Learn
how to make agreements, follow through with dignity and respect, develop your teenager’s
intrinsic motivation, and better understand the changes of the teenage brain.
(Cost includes book and materials)
Transitando los Años Adolescentes con la Disciplina Positiva
Una serie de clases para padres, cuidadores, consejeros, trabajadores sociales, abogados y
maestros/profesores.
Esta clase de 6 semanas provee una oportunidad de aprender nuevas herramientas y habilidades
para comunicarse con su hijo preadolescente o adolescente que son eficaces ambos en el corto
y largo plazo. Aprenda cómo hacer acuerdos, cumplirlos con dignidad y respeto, desarrollar la
motivacón intrínsica de su hijo adolescente, y entender mejor los cambios del cerebro adolescente.
(Costo inlcuye libro y materiales)
Santa Cruz Center, Room 5, 319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz

Wed/Mie 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Weed-Pomerantz
Session 1: Feb 1 - Mar 8 $100
Wed/Mie 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Weed-Pomerantz
Session 2: Apr 11 - May 16 $100

 

ENGLISH LEARNERS (EL)

ENROLLMENT REGIST RATION FAIR SIGN UPS
STARTING JANUARY 17

We will be having facilitated pre registration sign ups that will include filling out registration form and taking the CASAS assessment


FERIA DE REGISTRACION
INICIARA EL 17 DE ENERO

Estaremos facilitando las inscripciones de registracion que incluirán llenar el formulario de inscripción y tomar la evaluación de CASAS

Santa Cruz Center,
319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz

Tue/ Mar Jan 17 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Staff
Tue/ Mar Jan 17 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Staff

Live Oak Senior Center,
1777 Capitola Road, Santa Cruz
EL/Inglés

Mon-Thu/Lun- Jue 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 noon McNair
Jun 17 - Jun 8

Santa Cruz Center,
319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz
EL/Inglés

Mon-Fri/Lun-Vie 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Burke, Colman,
Jan 17 - Jun 9 Miles, Swann
Mon-Thu/Lun-Jue 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Dowling, Hampton
Jan 17 - Jun 8 McNair, Wilson

FINE AND APPLIED ARTS

Ceramics - Beginning and Intermediate

This class will cover potters wheel techniques, hand building, sculpture, glaze formulation, bioregional glaze, surface decoration and kiln firing. For further information call instructor  George Dymesich: (831) 475-5614.

Santa Cruz High School, Room 36, 415 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz

Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Dymesich

Session 1: Jan 24 - Mar 28 $120 Session 2: Apr 11 - May 30 $120

Wed 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Dymesich

Session 1: Jan 25 - Mar 29 $120 Session 2: Apr 12 - May 31 $120


Glass Art - Beginning

Open entry class, join other students in learning the fundamentals of glass blowing/lampworking. Please call instructor for questions:Nathan A. Bennett (831) 406-0264. ($130 class fee + $120 materials).

Santa Cruz High School, Room 40, 415 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz

Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Bennett

Session 1: Jan 31 - Mar 7 $250 Session 2: Mar 21 - May 2 $250
Session 3: May 9 - Jun 6 $250

Wed 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Bennett

Session 1: Feb 1 - Mar 8 $250 Session 2: Mar 22 - May 3 $250
Session 3: May 10 - Jun 7 $250


Sewing- Beginning

This class if for students new to sewing. Get to know your sewing machine and it’s functions, learn clothing construction, sewing for the home and create unique gifts. Class will also cover pattern layout, fabric choices and different construction techniques. Please bring your sewing machine and tools to class. Limited loaner machines are available for an extra fee.

Santa Cruz Center, 350 Taylor Street, Santa Cruz

Wed 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Homan
Session 1: Jan 18 - Mar 22 $105


Sewing Workshop

An open lab style class for students who have completed Beginning Sewing or equivalent experience. Work on your projects in a supportive environment with a teacher available for assistance. Bring your sewing machine and tools to class.

Santa Cruz Center, 350 Taylor Street, Santa Cruz

Wed 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Homan
Session 1: Mar 29 - Jun 7 $105

Adults Training to Support Child School Success

ADULTS TRAINING TO SUPPORT CHILD SCHOOL SUCCESSclick for PDF download

 

Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way

This training provides a step-by-step approach to starting and leading experientially based parenting groups. This program stands alone or offers significant enhancement to any program; it emphasizes experimential activities that reach the heart to inspire deeper understanding and change. This holistic approach cultivates mutually respectful relationships and a sense of belonging and significance.

Register at www.pdcrsantacruz.org. (Cost includes training, manual, materials and certification licensing fee). Entrenamientos en inglés solamente en este tiempo.

Santa Cruz Center, Room 5, 319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz

Fri, Sat 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Weed-Pomerantz
Feb 24 - Feb 25 $ 375


Positive Discipline in the Classroom

This training and materials are designed to create a respectful classroom and school climate through social emotional learning, character education and effective discipline. It provides short, simple, clear lesson plans that can be easily integrated into your daily curriculum.

•Create a classroom climate that enhances academic learning.
•Use encoragement rather than praise and rewards.
•Instill valuable social skills and positive behavior through the use of class meetings.
•Understand the motivation behind students’ behaviior instead of looking for causes.

Register at www.pdcrsantacruz.org. (Cost includes training, manual, materials and certification licensing fee). Entrenamientos en inglés solamente en este tiempo.
Santa Cruz Center, Room 5, 319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz

Mon, Tue 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. Weed-Pomerantz
Jun 19 - Jun 20 $ 375