Open Door Charter

Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

The Monterey County Office of Education Open Door Charter is an independent study program providing students, 18 to 24 years old, an opportunity to re-engage in their education, explore academic and career pathways, develop college and career readiness skills, and earn their high school diploma.

Who is Eligible?

In order to be eligible for Open Door Charter a student must:

  • Have not graduated from high school
  • Have a desire to return to school
  • Be 18-24 years old at the beginning of the school year
  • Be willing to set short & long-term goals towards completing their education requirements
  • Be willing to participate in job readiness skills & on-the-job training
  • Be a resident of Monterey County

Program Highlights

  • Full high school, A-G curriculum
  • Online coursework & independent study projects
  • Program issued Chromebooks
  • Individualized learning plans & flexible schedules
  • Personalized lessons & academic supports
  • Job readiness training & career placement assistance
  • Career technical education & college dual enrollment

How to Enroll

Please contact us at 831.783.5285

Student Handbook

Student Guide 2020-21


Chris Devers

Senior Director
Phone: 831.755.6457

Maricela Cruz

Administrative Assistant III
Phone: 831.784.4224

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