Adult Education

Adult Education Programming (ages 21 and over)

The high school equivalency program is designed to improve the educational and employment opportunities of adults in the Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES catchment area. A variety of adult programming is offered throughout the area including Malone, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and the Akwesasne Mohawk Reserve. Program options consist of morning, afternoon or evening sessions. In addition, opportunities to participate in distance learning (home study) are available for those students who are unable to attend traditional programming.

Programs offered to students include:

Traditional Classroom Model

  • Adult Basic Education (ABE)
  • Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC)
  • English Language Learning (ELL)
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Customer Service

Distance Learning Model (Home Study)

  • Learn to Read
  • Giving Ready Adults a Study Program (GRASP)

Other Programming

  • Family Literacy
  • Customized Training
  • Job Readiness Training (JRT)
  • Work Experience

For more information or to enroll in one of the programs, contact the Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES Adult Education program at 518-481-5755 or toll free at 877-410-5751 or e-mail jcampbel@mail.fehb.org .