Adult High School

Location:  Volunteers of America-Minnesota Education Center, 924 19th Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55404

Classes are held Monday through Friday, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Participants are: Students age 21 and over who are English Language Learners and/or need a high school diploma

Fees: Free

Contact: Kate Ronald, Director

Phone: 612-375-0700


Volunteers of America of Minnesota Adult High School Diploma program offers learners age 21 years or older the opportunity to acquire English skills and earn a high school diploma.  Classes are offered in multiple levels to meet the needs of individual students.  Students are assessed on a regular basis to determine when they are ready to move to the next level.  The highest level allows students to earn a high school diploma by passing the Minnesota Basic Standards Test (MBST) and creating a portfolio that demonstrates competency in 16 Equipped For the Future (EFF) core academic and work related areas.

Features of our program include:

  • Personalized instruction
  • Technology integration
  • Challenging course work