The Hayward Center for Education and Careers (Adult School)


Counseling Services

Mission Statement
The mission of The Hayward Center for Education & Career's Counseling Program is to facilitate and support the academic achievement, personal/social well being, and career developmental pathways for every student through the use of data-driven and results-oriented programs.  The Counseling Program is committed to enhancing the individual uniqueness and personal strengths of each student to help them maximize their potential to become responsible, caring, and productive citizens.
*E-mail is the best way to contact  our School Counselor*
Jesenia Contreras, M.A., PPS
Although walk-ins are always welcome,
it is always best to set up an appointment with the Counselor by contacting the front desk at 510-783-4001

Registration Information:


To register for a GED class you MUST first attend one of our Orientations.  Click here to learn more.  


To register for our high school diploma credit program please click here to learn more.