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Mission Statement

“Petaluma Adult School is an integral part of the Petaluma City Schools.
We provide high quality instruction to our diverse community of adult learners
to achieve family, workforce, and personal goals.”

SCHOOL POLICIES

ADMISSION

Adult School classes are open to any person 18 years of age or over who can
benefit from instruction. Most classes have open enrollment and are provided
in handicapped accessible settings. Ed Code #52610

FEES

Community Education classes are supported solely by student fees. Some
classes request additional lab and/or materials fees.

REFUNDS

Full refunds are issued to students who withdraw from a class prior to its beginning
date. Once class begins, students will be issued a credit coupon for the prorated
amount of the remaining classes. The coupon is applicable to any adult school class.

ACADEMIC COUNSELING

Counseling services are available for students in the Adult School High School
Diploma classes and for any other student needing assistance with scheduling.

BOOKS

Textbooks are available for purchase. Ed. Code #52612, 60410

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

Petaluma City Schools' policies and procedures related to admission, employment,
financial aid, educational services, programs or activities do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, national origin, mental or physical handicap, age or sex.

COMPLAINT PROCEDURE

The Petaluma City School’s Board of Education has established policy that
addresses complaints concerning school programs and personnel. For more
information please call 707.778.4633.

TOBACCO POLICY

All locations are non-smoking facilities. Board policy 4172/4272 and 5131.62.