Adult Education

Vision and Mission
New Britain Adult Education will increase a student’s ability to succeed in post-secondary education by delivering a high quality education with instructional activities based on scientific research, effective use of technology, and assessment to ensure that students are enrolled in a program that meets their goals and objectives. The mission of the New Britain Adult Education program is to assist all students to become literate and gain the knowledge and skills necessary to advance in their career choices through effective, high quality education, while partnering with community agencies.  

Transcript Request Form
Click here to download our transcript request form. Each request for a transcript requires a Signed Release of Information form or equivalent before the transcript can be mailed out along with the $5.00 processing fee. This fee may be paid by cash or money order (payable to New Britain Adult Education).  No checks will be accepted. Please note that a transcript sent directly or hand carried by the student will be unofficial. A minimum of two days can required for processing this request.

2018-2019 Student Registration Information
Students can stop by at any time to fill out an application to any of our programs they would like to enroll.  An appointment will be made in order to have students attend for orientation (High School Completion Programs) and testing (all programs). Registration and testing for Trimester 2 students will start on October 29, 2018 by appointment. 

Orientation and Registration for High School Completion Programs
Registration begins when the student submits the application to the New Britain Adult Education office. Orientation and testing for High School Completion will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays by appointment. Session 1 will begin at 9:30 AM and session 2 will begin at 1:00 PM. Please refer to the Program Registration Requirements section for the documentation needed for enrollment.

Testing by appointments for all programs
All testing will be by appointment for all programs.  Give us a call for an appointment (860) 229-6106. Evening registration will run at New Britain High School by appointments (please give us a call to find out when evening registration will take place.  We ask that you arrive no later than 7:00 PM. Please call to schedule your appointment.

General Accessibility and Accommodation
All activities offered by New Britain Adult Education are held in accessible locations. Accommodations for individuals with disability are available upon request. Please call 860-229-6106.

General Education Development  - (GED) Tests Accommodations
Accommodations on the GED tests are available for qualified individuals with a disability. For more information, contact Joycelyn E. Jackman at 860-229-6106. You may also contact Sabrina Mancini at the Connecticut State Department of Education at 860-807-2102.

Inclement Weather/Cancellation of Classes
All New Britain Adult Education classes are cancelled whenever the New Britain Public Schools are closed because of inclement weather.  Announcements of the class cancellations for evening classes are made on the following T.V. Stations: WFSB (3), WTNH (8), and WVIT (30).

504 and ADA Coordinator
The 504 and ADA Coordinator is our Director of Pupil Services and can be reached at 860-827-2200. 

Programs
We offer numerous programs at the Adult Education Center. For more information on each program, please click the links at the top of the page.