October 2017 Late Start Dates:
Edward L. Wenzlaff Education Center is a small alternative site meant to serve the needs of the youth in grades 9-12 in Desert Hot Springs. The center provides the following programs:
The focus of the Edward L. Education Center is leadership and community service. The continuation students choose which leadership team to join in order to contribute to the school community and the community of Desert Hot Springs.×
11625 West Dr.
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 329-3330 phone
(760) 329-6677 fax
MSJHS/EWEC Mission Statement
Our mission is to welcome all students, and accept them at their various levels of academic and social/emocional performance.
It is the mission of our school community to empower students to overcome obstacles, to develop the atributes that lead to resiliency, and to acquire the skills that will allow them to persevere in achieving their goals. MSJHS/EWEC seeks to instill within students a sense of personal responsibility, respect for diversity and the self-discipline that will help them to be better community members, effective employees, and life-long learners.×