A High School for Adults

The Excel Center is a high-quality, free public school in South Bend, Indiana. For adults looking for a tuition-free school that provides a high school diploma, The Excel Center is an excellent choice. The school also pays tuition costs for students to earn industry-recognized certificates or begin undergraduate degrees at Ivy Tech Community College, Indiana University, IUPUI, and higher-learning institutions.

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Important Dates for July Enrollment

Now Accepting Applications for July The Excel Center is now accepting applications for July enrollment, and there are several important dates & times to be aware of. Deadline to Submit Application & Transcript: Thursday, June 2 by 4 pm Testing Days (you must...

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Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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Student council will sell baked goodies during lunch tomorrow 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less

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1st Source Bank partnering with us to make the future a reality for students at The Excel Center South Bend ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you to 1st Source Bank for making our career and college readiness center a reality. We're pleased to work together to help students prepare for the future The Excel Center South Bend

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Flexible, individual, and balanced.

The school provides a structured learning environment that meets the unique needs of adult students as they work toward a high school diploma. Given students’ range of skill levels and backgrounds, The Excel Center offers flexible coursework and a commitment to individual attention that gives each student a realistic path for his or her educational success and career prospects.

The Excel Center addresses needs outside the classroom, provides free drop-in child care centers, offers free transportation assistance, and gives students the ability to balance school and work schedules. By operating year-round for extended hours, The Excel Center allows students to learn at their own pace and complete their educational requirements throughout the year.