Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

The Mission of Castro Valley Adult & Career Education

Castro Valley Adult and Career Education inspires, prepares, and empowers all individuals to achieve their educational, career, and personal goals.


Schoolwide Learner Outcomes

  1. Students will identify and achieve their personal learning goals.

  2. Students will identify the 21st Century Skills* that are most critical to their goals and demonstrate growth in those skills.

  3. Students will achieve a measureable increase in knowledge and skills.

  4. Students will apply acquired knowledge and skills to their lives outside of class.

*21st Century Skills include critical thinking, communication, collaboration, initiative, and technology

Vision Statement


Our 21st century curriculum is aligned with current standards, is relevant, and gives students the preparation and skills needed for employment, career advancement, continuing education, and personal growth.


Our staff creates an engaging, accepting, and caring environment that sparks the joy of learning.


Our welcoming and well-equipped campus creates a sense of community for our diverse student population.


We are a vibrant community of learners where all staff engage in professional development and learning communities to ensure that best practices and state-of-the-art instructional tools contribute to student achievement.


We are an active community partner and resource, accessible to all community members for personal and professional growth.

For Students

For Staff



Castro Valley Adult and Career Education

Serving the community since 1969

4430 Alma Avenue
Castro Valley, CA 94546
P: 510-886-1000
F: 510-537-8537
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CVUSD is committed to providing equal opportunity for all individuals in education. District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from discrimination, intimidation, harassment and bullying based on race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Violations of this policy should be reported immediately to the site administrator(s) at District Schools. Inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of Student Services, 4400 Alma Avenue, Castro Valley CA 94546, 510-537-3000 x 1257