Learn Where You Live!


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:

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    Intermediate to Advanced ELL

    Intermediate to Advanced ELL Students will need access to email in order to view and prepare for lessons. Google Classroom is utilized to assign reading and other activities. As this is an intermediate/advanced class, lessons are built around a brief news article or other passage regarding current events. Discussion prompts are designed to guide the […]

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    Beginner ELL

    (Zoom & Google Classroom) Are you interested in improving your English skills? Learning English can help you communicate with your child’s school, expand your job prospects, and increase your ability to read and speak English. This class will teach basic communication, life skills, and literacy. Students will need a computer or tablet to access the […]

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    Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

    Students enrolled in this Certificate program complete 180 hours of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experience, which meet all state licensing requirements. Upon successful completion of the course and passage of the State Competency Exam, the student will be eligible to enter the healthcare field as a Certified Nursing Assistant under the direction of a licensed […]

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    Chinese Restaurant Favorites Made Easy – Online

    Your favorite take-out food, made at home! You provide the kitchen, a wok or heavy skillet, a knife or cleaver, and other regular kitchen utensils. Learn about Chinese cooking techniques, ingredients, and seasonings as you go. Segments include: five season whole chicken, carving roast chicken, wonton soup, and stir-fried spicy hoisin pork with steamed rice. […]

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    Mindful Pastel Landscape Drawing

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

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