Adult Education


2017 Fall Adult Education Program Book    


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If you did not receive a copy of the Adult Education Brochure in the mail, please contact us at 203-250-2450 and one will be mailed to you.

Cheshire Adult Education will be happy to assist you as you work to increase your skills, obtain a high school diploma, perfect your English or become a citizen. For more information on these FREE Mandated Courses (American Citizenship, Adult Basic Education, GED-General Education Development, English as a Second Language) click on the Mandated Link.

We also offer a variety of enrichment programs including money management, investment options, business options, personal development, parenting, health care, exercise, personal safety, arts & crafts and many other subjects.

Our courses are offered at the Adult Education Office, Cheshire High School, Chapman School and several other satellite locations during the Fall Semester and the Winter/Spring Semester each year.

R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense System)
Continuing this semester, in cooperation with the Cheshire Police Department, we are offering the R.A.D. class A program run through the Cheshire Police Department, the Rape Aggression Defense System is a program of realistic self defense tactics and techniques for women. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive, women only course that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and risk avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands on defense training.  For more information, contact the Cheshire Police Department.

Adult Education Staff

   Kelly Lenz, Director, Adult Education

   Kyla Brantley, Adult Education Secretary

The mission of the Cheshire Public Schools Adult Education Program is to serve the needs of Cheshire's adult learners through its state mandated program utilizing best teaching practices, and also by providing varied enrichment and interest-based learning opportunities.