Open Doors Program

Open Doors Program2023-05-18T11:49:03-07:00

We offer personalized academic assistance and flexible learning plans for GED and diploma students in Clark County.

Program Details

What is the Open Doors program?

The Open Doors Re-Engagement Program at ESD 112 provides students an alternative pathway towards earning their GED or High School diploma, along with the opportunity to enhance personal skills in a variety of academic areas.

The Open Doors team works closely with students to ensure academic goals are being met, as well as assisting with career and college readiness skills. Our staff monitors each student’s progress regularly and adjusts lessons accordingly.

We offer:

  • GED preparation through the GED Pathway
  • High school credits using digital curriculum for those participating in the Diploma Pathway program
  • Flexible learning plans that students complete at their own pace
  • Personalized support from knowledgeable staff
  • Career and college readiness
  • Direct referral to free counseling

Who qualifies for Open Doors?

To receive assistance, students must meet all the following criteria:

  • Be at least 16 years of age but under 21 by September 1 of the current school year
  • Be credit deficient
  • Reside within the boundaries of one of the OSPI-approved Open Doors consortium member school districts

Our program is an OSPI approved consortium of:

  • Battle Ground Public Schools
  • Hockinson School District
  • La Center School District
  • Ridgefield School District
  • Washougal School District
  • Woodland Public Schools

The Open Doors Program Location:

Educational Service District Campus
2500 NE 65th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98661

The Open Doors program is located behind the main campus building in the 2200 building.

Pathways

Diploma Pathway

The Diploma Pathway offers students:

  • The option to pursue a District Diploma (explore waivers and alternative pathways)
  • A way to earn 0.5 credits per course using a digital curriculum
  • Opportunities to satisfy district-specific graduation requirements
  • Fulfillment of Graduation Pathway requirements
  • Guidance for completing High School and Beyond Plan Requirements

GED Pathway

The GED Pathway offers students:

  • The option to focus on one subject at a time
  • Individualized curriculum
  • Practice tests
  • Official GED tests at no cost
  • Opportunities to test out of classes
  • Career and College assistance during and after GED studies

Program Contacts

Who to Contact

Open Doors Front Desk

360-952-3415
opendoors@esd112.org

Matt Stephens

Case Manager

Contact

Phone: 360-952-3613

Email: matthew.stephens@esd112.org

Summer Livermore

Case Manager - Open Doors

Contact

Phone: 360-952-3510

Email: summer.livermore@esd112.org

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