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Adult Education

The Berlin Adult and Continuing Education Program has merged with the Wallingford and Cheshire Adult Education Programs. Please click the following link to see the many opportunities available to Berlin residents. A paper copy was also mailed home this summer in the Berlin Citizen.


GENERAL INFORMATION

Admission

All enrichment and non-credit courses are offered to residents and non-residents who are 17 years of age or older. High School students may attend enrichment classes with the permission of the principal.

Class Cancellations

Unless otherwise noted, evening enrichment classes are held on days when Berlin Public Schools are in session. If schools are closed due to inclement weather, or for any other reason, an announcement will be made over the Berlin Public Schools telephone Line (860-828-8594) and on WFSB TV after 2:00 p.m. When schools are closed there are NO adult education classes scheduled.

Confirmations

Unless otherwise noted, evening classes are held on days when Berlin Public Schools are in session. If schools are closed due to inclement weather, or for any other reason, an announcement will be made on NBC- 30 and WFSB after 2:00pm.

Persons with Disabilities

All activities offered by Berlin Adult Education are held in accessible locations. If you are in need of assistance, please contact the office at 860.828.8135.

Refunds

Refunds will only be given if, 1) Adult education cancels a class, or 2) a class is full. We cannot issue refunds if course dates are changed due to inclement weather. A voucher will be issued if a request is made in writing.

Registration

All registrations for enrichment courses must be completed through the Adult Education office (no exceptions). Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Mail-in registrations begin immediately. Payment must be included.

Sexual Harassment

The Berlin Board of Education prohibits sexual harassment or intimidation of its students and employees. Any student or employee who believes he or she has been the subject of discrimination/sexual harassment should contact the Adult Education Director at 860.828.8135.

State of Non-Discrimination

The Berlin Board of Education is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, marital status, military or veteran status, national origin, sex, ancestry, sexual orientation, or past or present physical or mental disability in any of its educational programs, activities or employment practices.

Student Regulations

Smoking or use of tobacco and/or alcoholic beverages is not permitted in any school building or on school grounds at any time.

Placement Listings

GED, ABE and ESL placement testing will be held Tuesday, January 9, 2023 - Thursday, January 12, 2023 - 5:30 - 8:00 PM

 THE FOLLOWING COURSES ARE FREE:

  • GED
  • English as a Second Language
  • Citizenship

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