The Excel Center celebrates 3,000th Graduate

    [fa icon="calendar'] Feb 9, 2018 8:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    Kenyatta Tyler Perseveres at The Excel Center

    [fa icon="calendar'] Feb 2, 2018 8:00:00 PM / by Aisha Herring posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    Surrounding yourself with the right people can bring out qualities in yourself that you didn’t know existed. That’s exactly what happened when Kenyatta Tyler enrolled at The Excel Center® . Even with life’s trials and obstacles, Kenyatta was able to stay on track and remain a leader at the University Heights location with the support of staff.

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    Jennifer Dunn Gets a Second Chance at a Diploma

    [fa icon="calendar'] Jan 6, 2018 7:00:00 AM / by Aisha Herring posted in Success Story, The Excel Center, Education

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    After graduating from high school, you may think you’d never have to return. Jennifer Dunn didn’t believe she would have to either. She graduated from a private school in 1998, but a few years later found out that all of the records were lost when she tried to retrieve her transcripts for college. Her student records were never turned into the state, and she had to start over.

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    From Third-Generation Single Mom to First-Generation College Graduate

    [fa icon="calendar'] Jan 4, 2018 7:00:00 AM / by Jenny Kakasuleff posted in Employment, Success Story, The Excel Center, Education

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    Goodwill-Community Health East Partnership Educates, Employs

    [fa icon="calendar'] Dec 15, 2017 7:00:00 PM / by Jenny Kakasuleff posted in Community Partners, Employment, TalentSource, The Excel Center

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    Goodwill-Community Health East Partnership Educates, Employs

    For several years, Goodwill has hosted tours for community and business leaders interested in
    learning more about our programs and services. In 2015, Community Health Network brought a group to participate, which yielded a mutually beneficial relationship characterized by employment, education and training for individuals interested in a pharmacy technician career.

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    Mother Pursues Diploma to Increase Job Opportunities

    [fa icon="calendar'] Dec 14, 2017 7:45:00 AM / by Aisha Herring posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    Adult Education Helped Heather Aim Higher

    [fa icon="calendar'] Nov 7, 2017 12:00:00 PM / by Aisha Herring posted in Success Story, The Excel Center, Education

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    When Heather Simmons learned about The Excel Center®, a free high school for adults, she’d been out of high school for 18 years, working in the fast food industry. At 35 years old, she  wanted more for herself and her family.

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    Supporting family while earning a diploma

    [fa icon="calendar'] Oct 29, 2017 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    Disabilities Aren't Stopping this Excel Center Student

    [fa icon="calendar'] Oct 24, 2017 6:00:00 AM / by Aisha Herring posted in Employment, Disability, The Excel Center, Education

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    The Excel Center—A Look Back at our adult high school

    [fa icon="calendar'] Sep 25, 2017 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    In 2010, Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana recognized that over half-a-million adults in Indiana lacked a high school diploma. Having already opened Indianapolis Metropolitan High School in 2004, a public charter school for traditional-aged students that focuses on college and career pathways, Goodwill was well positioned to meet this challenge.

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