The Excel Center, a free public high school for adults, is currently accepting enrollment applications for the next term at its Gary, Hammond and South Bend locations. All sites are following the COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines as set forth by Governor Eric Holcomb and the Indiana Department of Education. Those interested can apply online at: www.ExcelCenterHS.org . New students are encouraged to contact The Excel Center for more information and assistance completing their application. Visitors are welcome from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm any day the centers are open. The application is free. Applications must be received by Monday, March 8th for classes beginning March 17th. The Excel Center is Goodwill LEADS’ free public high school offering students 18 years and older an opportunity to earn an Indiana Core 40 High School Diploma and college credits or industry certification. Classes are conducted by licensed teachers in eight week sessions; and an individual academic plan is developed for each student. Free child care is available and a life coach is assigned to provide guidance on balancing family, work and other priorities.