Disability Support Services | visit http://wearedace.org/dss to contact DSS regarding accommodations or assistance.



Academic Courses are offered at Harbor Occupational Center consists of Accelerated College and Career Transition (AC2T), Adult Independent Study (AIS), Individualized Instruction Lab (II Lab), Adult Basic Education (ABE, High School Credit Recovery Program and HiSET Test Preparation Classes


Career Technical

Career & Technical Education Programs provide students with the academic and technical skills, knowledge, and hands on training necessary to succeed in future careers. CTE courses and  programs focus on the technical and academic skills needed to attain high-quality careers.


English as a
Second Language

English as a Second Language (ESL)
No Cost Levels 1 – 6 Develops language proficiency in beginning/intermediate listening, speaking, reading & writing skills; grammar in everyday situations.


Disability Support Services

This program serves an essential role in ensuring reasonable accommodations for students with physical disabilities; visual or hearing impairments; learning, emotional disability or history of substance abuse.


Administrative Team

Victor Gomez – Principal
Alma Alvarez – Assistant Principal of Operations
Alison Bacon – Assistant Principal of Operations
Claudia Perkins – Assistant Principal of Adult Counseling Services
Prishay Wilson – School Administrative Assistant

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Mission Statement

Harbor Occupational Center is committed to creating an equitable education that promotes the achievement of personal, academic, and career goals by offering courses with the highest quality of instruction in Adult Secondary and Basic Education, English as a Second Language, and Career Technical Education to a diverse community of learners, while empowering them to succeed in an ever-changing technological society.

El Centro Ocupacional Harbor está comprometido con la creación de una educación equitativa que promueva el logro de metas personales, académicas y profesionales, ofreciendo cursos con la más alta calidad de instrucción en Educación Secundaria y Básica para Adultos, Inglés como Segundo Idioma y Educación Técnica a una comunidad diversa de estudiantes, y los capacita para tener éxito en una sociedad tecnológica de constante cambio.

Student Learning Outcomes

Communicate and implement interpersonal skills to be successful in the workforce, higher education, and their communities.
Comunicar y poner en práctica las habilidades interpersonales para tener éxito en la fuerza laboral, educación superior y la comunidad.

Apply academic and technical skills to meet and surpass employer expectations and personal goals.
Aplicar las habilidades académicas y técnicas para cumplir y superar las expectativas del empleador y metas personales.

Demonstrate the ability to execute critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Demostrar la capacidad de ejecutar el pensamiento crítico y las habilidades de resolución de problemas.


Harbor Occupational Center offers full-time educational programs operated by the Los Angeles Unified School District • Division of Adult and Career Education. Programs include: English as a Second Language (ESL), Math and English skills remediation, • High School Equivalency Test Preparation (HiSET), high school diploma classes and short-term • Career Technical Education training and job placement assistance.