Drive-Thru Event!

We at NOCE are very proud of students for completing their educational programs and accomplishing goals.

Student and teacher taking an award photo together.

HONK HONK! Time to decorate your cars for a Drive-Thru Student Success Ceremony! Come celebrate our 2021 program completers by participating in a safe and socially distanced drive-thru ceremony!

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing order, NOCE will host a Drive-Thru Student Success Ceremony this year. Participants will wear masks and remain in their cars at all times. Participants will arrive on campus at scheduled times to ensure social distancing requirements are met. Come in your decorated cars, get NOCE promotional items, and have a festive drive-thru ceremony experience! 

Friday, May 28, 2021 

Varies By Program

1:30  p.m. 

College Prep Math Skills: I, II, and III
: Love & Logic
Parenting: Building Trauma Informed Communities

2 p.m.  

DSS: Transition 

2:30 p.m. 

DSS: Workforce Prep 

3 p.m.  

ESL: Citizenship 

3:30 pm. 

ESL: Academic Success I and II
ESL: Advanced


The NOCE Anaheim Campus (1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA 92801) 


Both 2019-20 and 2020 – 21 NOCE program completers may participate in the 2021 Student Success Event if they have completed the requirements in the following programs:

  • College Prep Math Skills: I, II, and III
  • Parenting: Love & Logic
  • Parenting: Building Trauma Informed Communities
  • ESL: Academic Success I and II
  • DSS: Transition
  • DSS: Workforce Prep
  • ESL: United States Citizenship Program
  • ESL: Advanced


IMPORTANT NOTICE: This is a public ceremony, and North Orange Continuing Education will be taking photos for promotional purposes. Student photos may be used in, but not limited to, the following manner: brochures, class schedules, website, social media, etc. Through your attendance at this event, you may be photographed/filmed. By participating in this event, you understand that NOCE may utilize your image to bring its programs to the public’s attention. If you do not want your photo taken, please inform the photographer or a staff member. 

Students are also encouraged to take graduation photos in their homes, take photos of their decorated cars, and share photos from the drive-thru ceremony with us by tagging our NOCE social media pages and using the #NOCEGrad2021  


Graduates and their guests must remain in their vehicles while on campus. Photos must be taken from within the vehicles. Walk-ups NOT permitted. Masks must be worn at all times when windows are rolled down, or occupants are exposed to the open air. Please adhere to all campus safety protocols, signage, and personnel instructions to ensure a positive experience for all participants. We are looking forward to seeing you on May 28! 

Student Success & Scholarships Awards

  • NOCE Student Success Awards

    The Student Success Award winners are selected through instructor and instructional staff nominations.

    Students are nominated for excelling academically while overcoming significant barriers or obstacles.

    We honor and salute these students for enrolling in an NOCE program or class to enhance their job, college, or life opportunities.

  • English as a Second Language Program: Advanced Level Award

    The ESL Program offers six levels of English-language learning focusing on topics or functions of daily life.

    Students who received this award have mastered the advanced or highest level of ESL Program classes and recommended for advancement to:

    • The High School Diploma Program
    • Career Technical Education Program
    • College
    • Work
  • English as a Second Language Program: Academic Success Awards

    The ESL Academic Success Program is for upper-level ESL Program students whose goal is to transition to a community college or university.

    The program is unique, combining academic coursework with:

    • Counseling
    • Field trips to colleges, and the library
    • Extracurricular activities such as book club and drama.

    Students who have completed the requirements for this program will receive a certificate of completion at this event.

  • United States Citizenship Program Awards

    Students enrolled in NOCE’s U.S. Citizenship Program complete 40 hours of:

    • U.S. Government
    • U.S. History
    • English-language skills

    This course prepares students for the U.S. citizenship exam.

    Students that receive this award have successfully completed the NOCE class and have recently become citizens by passing the U.S. citizenship exam conducted by Immigration and Naturalization Service. 

  • Disability Support Services Transition Awards

    The goal of the DSS Program is to foster educational and career pathways toward personal independence.

    Students that receive this award have completed, to the best of their ability, a series of DSS Program classes.

    DSS awardees can transition into the community, to college, or to the workforce to utilize their attained skills.

  • Braille Transcribing Awards

    Students who complete the Braille Transcribing Program requirements and pass their certification exam receive their certification at this event.

    Once certified, Braille Transcribing Program completers can work as:

    • Literacy Braille Transcribing
    • Mathematics Braille Transcribing
    • Music Braille Transcribing. 
  • NOCE Student Leadership Award

    NOCE is proud to select a group of students who serve as school-wide leaders each year.

    These students attend and participate in specific school-wide committees or workgroups, including:

    • President’s Cabinet, Budget Committee
    • Institutional Effectiveness
    • Community Relations Team
    • Student Equity and Achievement
    • Several District committees.

    Student leaders are also encouraged to participate in school-wide events, surveys, focus groups, and more to provide the student’s voice through feedback and input.

Need More Information on the Scholarship Program

Please visit the NOCE Scholarship Program page for more information on important scholarship deadline dates and application requirements

A photo of students attending the 2019 Student Success and Scholarship event

Interested in the NOCE Student Leadership Program?

Get more information on the application process and deadlines by visiting the Student Leadership page today. Become an NOCE Student Leader!