Welcome to Paramount Adult School

Students choose PAS because of our convenient location, high quality instructors, current and relevant programs, and low cost high quality education.
At PAS you can…

Learn Job Skills

We offer the following career paths to help you reach your occupational goals:


      20-week program – both front and back office
      Affordable – a fraction of others’ cost
      Employable – includes a 4-week externship


  • Accounting / Bookkeeping Clerk
    Computerized Office Clerk
    Microsoft Office Proficient
    IC3 Certification


Learn English

Our Adult ESL program is designed to help students develop communicative competence in listening, speaking, reading, writing and numeracy in a competency-based format.  The curriculum is designed to meet the diverse needs of students, ranging from the English of daily living to the language required for entry into vocational and academic programs. The content and instructional strategies of all courses reflect the California ESL Model Standards for Adult Education Programs.


We offer a variety of classes to help you get a diploma:

High School Diploma Lab

Independent Study

CAHSEE Preparation

High School Equivalency Preparation (GED®, Hi-SET®, & TASC®)


Principal's Message

The Paramount Adult School takes its mission of ensuring that students reach their goals seriously.  We have helpful and informed office personnel, well-trained and dedicated teachers and approachable/hands-on administrators all teaming together help you succeed in:


The PAS staff looks forward to working with you as you seek to accomplish both your short and long term goals.  Our website will provide you with a wealth of information, but we are also available in person at 14507 Paramount Boulevard or by phone at 562-602-8080.

Richard Morgan


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Mission Statement

The mission of the Paramount Adult School is to provide a quality education which ensures that all students reach their goals.



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