Explore the Possibilities!


We’re located at Scarborough High School and are part of Scarborough Public Schools.

Scarborough Adult Learning Center is one of Maine’s 80+ local adult education programs. From Fort Kent to Kittery and everywhere in between, our programs offer hundreds of classes including those in adult academics, ELL, vocational skills training, fun personal enrichment workshops, and safety….we can also help you finish your high school credential, attend college, and more. 

During these challenging times, we remain committed to serving you!  We’re still offering online HiSET Academy and HiSET testing by appointment. We have developed digital versions of CNA, Medical Assistant, and other health career certifications. And we’re collaborating with our fellow Cumberland County adult ed programs to offer adult college transitioning opportunities. 

To explore our offerings, click the green “Search courses” button above. Additional offerings from adult ed programs throughout Maine can be viewed at www.maineadulted

Try Something New This Year

Make this the year you get your high school, HiSET or college degree…join a cooking class, upgrade your skills to change jobs…join a mindfulness art or craft class, become certified as a CNA or CRMA…attend an ELL class if you’re joining us from another nation…reinvigorate a long lost skill or passion, or get inspired to explore something totally new!

Whatever new skill or life change you’re dreaming of, there’s a good chance your local Maine adult education program can help you get there! Check out a few upcoming classes below:

  • Apr
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    Barre Bootcamp

    This low impact workout produces a big burn! Barre combines elements of strength training, Pilates/Yoga, and dance. Small movements and many repetitions tone muscles that you didn’t even know you had! Join instructor Jenna Chase to look and feel your best. 

  • Apr
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    Cardio, Core & More

    Come sweat with us as you boost your strength and endurance in this total body workout! Using hand weights or household objects will challenge different muscle groups and bring out those feel-good endorphins!

  • Apr
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    Sunrise Circuit

    Start the morning with some movement! This circuit-style class is great for all fitness levels, and works your entire body. All exercises have a modification and progression for tailored results. Get your heart pumping, increase your strength, and work on your core during this 45 minute class. Session 2: April 30-May 28, 6:15-7 AM

  • May
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    Preserving Spring Rhubarb

    Rhubarb is one of the first edible signs of spring in Maine, and its versatility is underappreciated! Come lean the many uses of rhubarb in preserving, and make chutney: a unique, flavor-filled condiment. Join University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Kate McCarty, for this zesty class. We will learn how to safely preserve rhubarb using the […]

  • May
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    Mindful Pastel Painting

    This class will introduce students to the basic principles of pastel painting, including the mixing of colors on various textured surfaces, layering, and blending. Composition and value will be explored through still life and landscape photographs. Mindfulness exercises will accentuate the creative process and allow the inner artist to unfold naturally without judgment or fear. […]

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