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High School Completion
Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic FUNdamentals
with Shelley Goad, Windham/Raymond Adult Education
Would you like to improve your skills in the 3 R’s? The coursework focuses on Reading (alphabetics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension), Writing (sentence, paragraph and short essays or stories) and Arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, fractions, and percentages). Classes are offered in a small group setting and will proceed at an individualized pace. Students must meet with ABE Coordinator for testing and registration. No classes 2/19, 4/22.
Instructor: Shelley Goad
Wednesdays, 1/8 - 5/27, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
High School Equivalency (HiSET™) Preparation
with Debbie Avalon-King, RSU #3 Adult & Community Education
This will be a 6 week preparatory class to learn about the new high school equivalency test to be administered in Maine. This test takes the place of the GED test. Class begins with orientation and test overview. Continuation of class includes: pre/post assessment in math and reading and preparation for each subject of the HiSET™test. There will be an official practice test given for each subject and based on those scores, the instructor will recommend when individuals are ready to schedule each of their official exams. Tutoring will be available based on class and student need. Students are welcome to attend the next round of classes for specific subjects as needed. This class is also offered in the virtual learning center
HiSET/Accuplacer Prep Class
with Joe Moore, South Portland Adult Education
If you did not earn your high school diploma, the HiSET (High School Equivalency Test) is a test you can take to earn the equivalency of the diploma. The five sections are Math, Writing, Reading, Science and Social Studies. This course helps students prepare to pass the HiSET exam. Students will be given pre-tests to determine if they need to take the HiSET prep class or if they can start the official testing immediately. This class also offers Accuplacer Preparation as part of our College Transitions Program. If you need to boost your Accuplacer score in order to gain admittance to a college such as SMCC, join this free class today.
Math Lab/Accuplacer Math Lab
with Barry Lewis, South Portland Adult Education
Students who take this class will strengthen their Math skills to put themselves in a position to pass the Math portion of the HiSET and/ or the Accuplacer exam (for SMCC) or to get ready for college level Math. Students work independently as well as in a small group. We are proud to say that our success rate for this class is extremely high. Most students who enter the class with some math deficiencies end up earning their high school credential or improving their Accuplacer scores. This class offers Accuplacer Preparation as part of our College Transitions Program. If you need to boost your Accuplacer score in order to gain admittance to a college such as SMCC, join this class today.
Registration - HiSET, Diploma, College Transitions and Adult Basic Education
with Christa Galipeau, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education
This is where your future begins! Whether you are looking to complete your high school education (diploma or HiSET) or want to brush off skills for college, this is the first step. During this scheduled one-on-one meeting, we will walk you through all the registration paperwork, set your personalized schedule and give a clear picture of how our program works and what you can expect. You will also complete our CASAS intake testing to give us an idea of where you are academically and give us a starting point to set you on your path to a new future. Please plan on the process taking at least 2 hours. You may bring a parent, spouse or friend with you.
New student registrations are scheduled on Wednesdays at 6:00pm or Fridays at 9:00am. If these times are not an option for you, please call our office to discuss further options.
Please bring your Social Security Number and any past transcripts you may have.
You will receive a phone call from our office to confirm your registration and to answer any questions you may have. We look forward to working with you!
If you have questions, please call 764-4776.
Adult Learning Center Evening
with Elizabeth Potter, Central Lincoln County Adult Education
FREE help is available for any area adult resident who needs to work on basic math, reading and writing or English language skills. Individualized instruction for all levels or help preparing for the Accuplacer College Placement exam is offered.
MODERN SQUARE DANCING
with Mike Dusoe, Franklin County Adult Education
Square dance classes are for people new to square dancing and for the experienced. If you are counting “steps” you’ll accumulate plenty! It’s much more fun than it was in Phys. Ed. all those years ago. Partners are not required but are encouraged. Come as a stranger, leave as a friend. Bring a friend or two.
Fee: $45 per person
Pay at first class
make check out to “Frienship Sqaures”
More information call Larry & Marilyn Waugh at 778-6450