Spring 2018 Continuing Education Classes Are HERE!
Groton-Dunstable Community Education is a self-supporting department of the regional school system. Residents of the area are welcome to enroll in any of the courses listed in this brochure. There is no residency requirement. It is the policy of the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or homelessness in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies as required by Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments, Chapter 622 of the Acts of 1971, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Also, students will not be excluded for reasons of marriage or pregnancy. Requests for information about these laws and/or grievance procedures should be directed to the Office of the Superintendent, Groton-Dunstable Regional School District, (978) 448-5505, ext. 200.
Unless otherwise noted, the Fall term begins on September 10th, 2018. Daytime and evening classes are offered for adults. Classes will not be held on legal holidays or if school is closed due to vacation schedules or inclement weather. “NO SCHOOL” announcements will be carried by the following radio stations, WBZ 1030 and WCAP 980 Lowell, as well as local television stations.
Notification of class locations will be done by email AFTER registration information has been received. Classes will be held in either the Regional High School, 703 Chicopee Row or the Middle School buildings North and South located on Rte 119 in Groton Center or PTYC at 348 Main Street, Groton. Courses might also be scheduled at the Swallow Union School in Dunstable.
GDRSD reserves the right to cancel all courses, workshops, programs, and other events for which there is insufficient enrollment. If necessary, GDRSD may also reschedule programs, change instructors, change course locations, and take other administrative actions as necessary. Refunds are not automatically warranted based on these changes.
A registration form can be found on page 11 of this booklet. Please complete ONE registration form and submit a SEPARATE check for each class. Checks should be made out to GDRSD and mailed to the address below. Register early because class sizes are limited and are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please register at least one week before class is scheduled. Decisions are made about whether or not to hold a class one week in advance of the start date and is based on the amount of participants registered. One or two registrations may make the needed difference to meet minimum enrollment requirements. Confirmation is made via email. If no email is provided, you will not receive confirmation. Please check your email approximately one week prior to the start of class.
Senior Citizens (age 65 or over) may request a 10% reduction in tuition by supplying proper identification.
Refunds will be made in full if a class is cancelled due to low enrollment or if it is oversubscribed.
NO REFUNDS WILL BE MADE FOR ABSENCES OR WITHDRAWAL.
If a class is cancelled due to instructor illness, every effort will be made to contact students
by telephone or e-mail and reschedule the class.by telephone or e-mail and reschedule the class.