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Going Back to School – A Reason to Excel

For many students, the idea of going back to school marks the beginning of a new school year.

For many students, the idea of going back to school marks the beginning of a new school year - but for our Goodwill Excel Center students, it means so much more.

Meet our Goodwill Excel Center Graduates!

The Goodwill Excel Center (GEC), Goodwill of Greater Washington’s unique, tuition-free adult charter high school, will be graduating its fifth class! We would like to introduce a few of our graduates to you!

Goodwill Excel Center July 19th Graduation May Include Oldest High School Graduate in DC History

The Goodwill Excel Center (GEC), Goodwill of Greater Washington’s unique, tuition-free adult charter high school, will be graduating its fifth class

A Grandma and Grandson Graduation

The Goodwill Excel Center graduated its third and largest class to date:  65 students! Every graduate spent almost two years diligently working toward earning the diploma that had eluded them earlier in life.  Finally, their dedication and commitment paid off! We are also proud to share the story of a grandmother and grandson who earned their diplomas together.

On July 21st 15 Dreams were Earned and Fulfilled!

We would like to take a moment to applaud the 15 adults who comprised the very first graduating class from The Goodwill Excel Center in Washington D.C. On Friday, July 21st, these amazing individuals walked across the stage and accepted their high school diploma, unlocking the door to a brighter future for themselves and paving the way for future Excel Center students to follow in their footsteps.

5 Considerations for Adults Looking to Complete Their High School Education

Going back to school as an adult is no small undertaking. But as each level of education is achieved the opportunities in one's professional life are expanded. A high school education is the essential foundation of countless career paths and for adults who are looking to obtain that level of education we invite you to consider these 5 points.

The Goodwill Excel Center – One Year Later

One year ago this month we began recruitment and enrollment for The Goodwill Excel Center Adult Public Charter High School. It has been a tremendous undertaking and while there have been many ups and downs we couldn't be happier with the path that it has taken over the last year.

Big 2017 Plans in Store at Goodwill of Greater Washington!

2017 promises to be a tremendous year at Goodwill of Greater Washington. Here are just a few things that you can expect to see from us in the new year.

Goodwill Excel Center Adult Public Charter School Enrollment Begins!

On February 26th the Goodwill Excel Center Adult Charter High School officially began enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year. Goodwill Excel Center is Washington, D.C.’s first adult charter high school to award a high school diploma and industry recognized credentials rather than a GED.

Goodwill of Greater Washington to Open DC Adult Charter School

On May 18, 2015 Goodwill of Greater Washington was approved to open a new adult charter high school, Excel Center, for the Washington, DC community.



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