Wethersfield Adult Education
Now in Full Collaboration with Vernon Regional Adult Based Education
Steven Phelps, Director of Vernon Regional Adult Based Education
(VRABE) which includes Wethersfield Adult Education 860-870-6060 x15
Deborah Stewart-Karsmarski, Facilitator 860-571-8288
Susan Marhefki, Administrative Secretary & Enrichment Coordinator 860-571-8250
HOURS: Mon-Thurs 11:30-3:30 Fri 11:30-3:00 pm
5:30-9:00 Mon, Tues, Wed when classes are in session
The catalog can be viewed and/or printed from this site. Additional copies are available in the Adult Ed office, at the Wethersfield, Rocky Hill and Newington Public libraries, and Wethersfield Town Hall beginning January 12th. Enrichment Registration begins January 21st. Classes are open to residents of all towns. General information and instructions on enrichment programming is on page 7 of the catalog. Registration forms are located on the inside back cover of the catalog.
Our office is located in room 211- near the WHS main entrance
HOURS: 11:30-3:30 Mon thru Thur 11:30-3:00 Fri
ENRICHMENT REGISTRATION BEGINS Jan 21, 2016
PLEASE CHECK THE TAB FARTHER DOWN THE PAGE FOR CLASSES THAT HAVE FILLED OR BEEN CANCELLED.
PRINTED CATALOG CORRECTIONS:
The Monday night Stability Ball Blast class meets from 7:15 - 8:15 pm
Know the Ten Signs of Alzheimer's meets on Monday, April 18th (the catalog listed the 18th as a Tuesday in error).
GED prep, ESL and Citizenship information can be found in the catalog, in the tabs below or at www.vrabe.org
GED classes will begin Tues Jan 19th, ESL classes will begin Wed Jan 20th
PLEASE CLICK ON THE CONSTRUCTION CONE FOR RENOVATION INFORMATION, CLASSROOM LOCATION CHANGES AND DIRECTIONS FOR PARKING AND EASE OF ACCESS.
Click on Key below for Driver's Education Information
NEW SESSION ADDED FOR 2016
Click picture below for classes no longer available
We now accept Mastercard, VISA, and Discover card payments. See details on the registration form on the inside back cover.
Please remember to list an email address on your registration form. You will receive a system-generated receipt once your payment is processed.
For security reasons, we do not store your credit card information once processed. If you register for an additional class you will have to give us your information again.
Please check the tabs below for high school completion, ESL and Citizenship program information and residency requirements.
FREE College Transition Program -- Enroll Now!! Click here for more information on the REACT program which provides academic support in Math and English for students with a high school diploma or a GED and would like to enroll or start taking courses at a community college.
Questions regarding Enrichment/Continuing Ed classes can be directed to 860-571-8250. (See office hours in the tab below)
Share a talent, skill or hobby! Click here to print the Course Proposal Form. Complete and submit today for the upcoming catalog!! We are always looking for new courses to add to our program.
Location: Wethersfield High School, Room 211
411 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
General Information: 860-571-8250
Office Hours: 11:30 am - 3:30 pm Mon - Thurs, 11:30 am - 3:00 pm Fri
Sept - June when day school is in session
Closed Weekends, Holidays and when Wethersfield Public Schools are closed for vacations or inclement weather.
Hours: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Mon, Tues & Wed when Adult Ed classes are in session
The mission of the Vernon Regional Adult based Education program (which includes Wethersfield Adult Education) is to offer dynamic, multicultural services in an atmosphere of respect, apprecition, and acceptance of all. It is the goal of the Region to empower students with the knowledge and tools necessary to succeed both personally and professionally in a technologically advanced society.
The following fourteen towns participate in the FREE adult-based educational programs described in our catalog and at http://www.vrabe.org. Vernon Regional Adult Based Education provides these programs which are funded by participating communities, state and federal grants, and other grant sources.
Ashford, Bolton, Colchester, Coventry, East Windsor, Ellington, Glastonbury, Griswold, Mansfield, South Windsor, Tolland, Vernon, Wethersfield, Willington.
Students not living within our fourteen-town region will be charged tuition for classes offered in the Vernon Regional Adult Based Education Program.
Through Vernon Regional Adult Based Education (VRABE) we are pleased to offer access to Pre-GED, GED test prep, Credit Diploma (CDP) and National External Diploma Program (NEDP) classes.
Orientation is REQUIRED for all high school completion programs. Register for an Orientation online at www.vrabe.org or call 860-870-6060 ext 15.
Spring 2016 semester GED classes at Wethersfield High School will begin Jan 19, 2016 Classes meet Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays evenings.
In-person registration for ESL classes will take place on
Wed Jan 20, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Wethersfield High School. Students must bring a valid, state-issued photo ID and proof of address.
Classes for ESL students meet Monday and Wednesday evenings for 13 weeks per semester.
Citizenship classes will be held at Wethersfield High School based on sufficient enrollment. Students registering for Citizenship must be able to read and converse in English well enough to pass an appraisal test. For additional information and to pre-register, please call (860) 870-6060 ext 15.