Wethersfield Adult Education
Now in Collaboration with VRABE Regional Adult Based Education
Andrew Rockett, Director of VRABE Regional Adult Based Education
which includes Wethersfield Adult Education 860-870-6060
Deborah Stewart-Karsmarski, Mandated Program Facilitator 860-571-8288
Matthew Kozaka, Business Manager Wethersfield Public Schools
Supervisor of Wethersfield Continuing Education 860-571-8117
Susan Marhefki, Administrative Secretary & Enrichment/Continuing Ed Coordinator 860-571-8250
OFFICE HOURS: Mon-Thurs 11:30-3:30 Fri 11:30-3:00 pm
5:30-9:00 pm Mon, Tues & Wed when classes are in session
Reminder: Our office is closed and classes do not meet when Wethersfield Public Schools are on vacation
or closed due to inclement weather
Click here for Adobe link for spring 2018 Course Catalog
The catalog can be viewed and/or printed from this site beginning January 15th. Additional copies are available in the Adult Ed office, at the Wethersfield, Rocky Hill Cromwell and Newington Public libraries, and Wethersfield Town Hall beginning January 15th. Enrichment Registration begins January 24th Enrichment/Continuing Ed Classes are open to adult 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. Also click the icons below.
WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT PILATES AND YOGA CLASSES ARE CANCELED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE SEMESTER. THOSE ENROLLED SHOULD CHECK THEIR EMAIL FOR IMPORTANT REFUND INFORMATION AND A MESSAGE FROM DORIE.
DUE TO THE SNOW DAYS THE FOLLOWING CLASS SCHEDULES HAVE CHANGED:
Italian extended to 5/1
Ballroom and Latin Dance extended to 5/1
Zumba extended to 5/15
Knitting Finishing Works in Progress dates changed to 4/25 - 5/9
- Remember to check the link below for classes that have already filled.
- You MUST REGISTER in order to attend any class. Sorry, but our program does not allow 'drop ins'.
- WETHERSFIELD residency NOT required for Enrichment/Continuing Ed classes and Day Trips.
- GED prep, ESL and Citizenship information can be found in the front of our catalog, in the tabs at the bottom of this page or at www.vrabe.org
- Correction to our printed catalog: The correct date for the NY Foodie Shopping Trip is Saturday, May 12, 2018
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 VRABE 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. VRABE 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 VRABE Regional Adult Based Education Program.
Through VRABE Regional Adult Based Education 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.
SPRING 2018 semester GED classes at Wethersfield High School will begin Jan 8, 2018. Classes meet Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays evenings.
In-person registration for ESL classes will take place on
Jan 8, 2018 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.