01/23/23 IT IS A SNOW DAY! As a reminder, when WPS is closed for the day due to weather all the Adult Education classes are cancelled. We will attempt to reschedule as appropriate.


Enroll, Learn, Flourish! 

The mission of Winthrop Adult Education is to provide lifelong educational opportunities and services which address the unique needs of individuals and the community by providing learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate effectively as citizens, workers, parents and family members, and be contributing members of the local and global community.

High School Completion

College Success Class

Academic Skills Upgrade

Online Certificates

Community Enrichment


High School Completion

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HiSET™ provides adults with the opportunity to obtain a high school equivalency certification with the same legal standing as a high school diploma. Through a pre-testing, preparation, and testing program. 


College & Career Success

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College and Career Success is a comprehensive academic and advising program that assists participants in acquiring the skills and knowledge to pursue their postsecondary learning and employment goals. 

Community Enrichment

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Based on the interests of local community members, personal Enrichment classes may include arts & crafts, cooking, and community events, personal finance, exercise, and wellness. These courses change every semester. Explore our Course Listings today!