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

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


Principal's Message

What's your goal? How are you going to reach it? Helping you answer these questions is exactly why Paramount Adult School exists. We have friendly and informed office personnel, dedicated teachers, and approachable administrators all teaming together to help you succeed in:


As one of four schools in the Tri City Adult Education Regial Consortium, we're able to expand the career pathways you have to choose from, provide seamless transitions for your educational experience in our region, and partner with even more organizations to help you reach your goals. Our website will provide you with a wealth of information, and we are also available in person at 14507 Paramount Boulevard or by phone at 562-602-8080.

Jerry King


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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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