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CDP - High School Credit Diploma Program 3rd Semester
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CDP - High School Credit Diploma Program 3rd Semester

Calendar Jan 21, 2020

The High School Credit Diploma Program is an alternative route designed to assist the student in completing a high school degree while learning life and career skills.  Students entering the program must meet the following requirements:

  • As of July 1, 2011, students under 18 years of age, should contact the Adult Education Facilitator, Joe Ferraiolo,to determine their eligibility
  • Not enrolled in high school as defined under state law
  • Ability to furnish high school withdrawal form from previous school
  • Transcript of completed coursework must be forwarded to the EHALC

Our goal is to meet the unique individual needs of each student enrolled in the program.  Students may combine credits awarded for prior academic work with credits earned through current learning experiences.  Required courses in English, mathematics, social studies, and science are offered every semester, as well as various electives that can be used to attain a high school diploma.

Semester 1     August 27 - October 31, 2018

Semester 2     November 2, 2018 - January 16, 2019

Semester 3     January 18 - March 26, 2019 (Tentative)

Semester 4     April 1 - June 7, 2019 (Tenative)

Certified Medical Assistant Program

Calendar Sep 24, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

This program prepares students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examinations and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, pharmacology, taking and documenting vital signs, technical aspects of phlebotomy, the 12-lead EKG and cardiac life cycle. Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local provider.

Circle of Security


with Maria Carbone & Daniel Resto

Calendar Oct 3, 2019 at 6 pm

At times parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security® Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.

Come and be part of this group of parents, led by Daniel Resto, which meets for One-Hour every week, to learn and discuss a different weekly video topic. This series begins Thursday, October 3rd.

Circulo de Seguridad

A veces los padres se sienten perdidos o sin una pista de lo que nuestro hijo podría necesitar de nosotros. Imagine lo que se sentiría si fuera capaz de darle sentido a lo que su hijo realmente le estaba pidiendo. El programa Circle of Security® Parenting se basa en décadas de investigación sobre cómo se pueden apoyar y fortalecer las relaciones seguras entre padres e hijos. Ven y sé parte de este grupo de padres, dirijido por Daniel Resto, que se reúne por una hora cada semana, para aprender y discutir un video diferente. Esta serie comienza el Jueves 3 de Octubre.

Citizenship / Naturalization


with Laura DePonte

Calendar Sep 10, 2019 at 6 pm

Prepare for the American Citizenship test and learn about the rights and responsibilities afforded with U.S. Citizenship.  This class will assist individuals through the Naturalization process.  Each participant will be familiarized with U.S. History, English reading and writing skills, and participate in mock interviews to develop the skills needed to achieve Citizenship.

Connecticut State Teacher's Retirement


with Mark Church

Calendar Dec 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Learn more about preparing for retirement with your Connecticut State teacher’s Retirement. Mark Church will explain when you are eligible for your retirement benefits and explain the terms. The course also covers your retirement benefit payout options which is the pension and annuity options as well as your beneficiary options. We discuss what you should be thinking about with your pension and Connecticut’s current fiscal situation.

Creating Income for your Retirement


with Mark Church

Calendar Nov 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Let Mark Church help you focus on retirement income strategies. It simplifies three common withdrawal strategies, so you will have a better understanding of the importance of creating a retirement income strategy, the pros and cons of the different strategies and what might work for you

Discovering Google ChromeBook


with Michael Archambault

Calendar Sep 25, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Interested in knowing how a Google Chromebook might be a better fit than a PC or MAC?  Join Mike Archambaut in discovering the wonderful world of Google app's and how you can explore this new and vibrant application.  Mike will show you the capabilities and operations possible when using a Chromebook. Navigate a Google world as you get a feel for endless possiblities open to you.

Driver Improvement Program (DIP) for the Mature Operator Session 1
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Driver Improvement Program (DIP) for the Mature Operator Session 1


with Adelle Zocher

Calendar Oct 12, 2019 at 10 am

This interactive course for drivers over 60 is designed to extend the mature operator's driving career and reduce the participant's risk of a crash. Your instructor is Adelle Zocher who will guide you through a four-hour session that addresses current laws and safe driving recommendations. A certificate of completion is given at the end of this 4-hour course that may give drivers a discount on their auto insurance premiums.

Donations can be made to The East Haven Food Bank

 To register call 203-937-2595 ext.8363

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