Adult Basic Education offers free classes for adults who need to learn English, improve their basic skills, earn a GED, or prepare for college. Classes begin September 3, 2019 and generally follow the Northfield Public Schools calendar.
COVID-19 Updates | » Click here for updates and archived messages to families.
***School resumes via distance learning from March 31 through April 30, 2020.***
See the latest update message sent to families by clicking the link above.
Northfield Public Schools is committed to providing timely and accurate information about the District’s preparation and response to the global COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
Adult Basic Education
Day and evening classes are offered for adults 17 and older who are not enrolled in school. All classes are taught in English. Please email Clarice Grenier Grabau for more information.
Northfield Community Resource Center (NCRC): 1651 Jefferson Parkway, Northfield
Greenvale Park Elementary: 700 Lincoln Pkwy, Northfield
Emmaus Church: 712 Linden St N, Northfield
Registration and Orientation
English language students may register the first week of each month. Adult Basic Education and GED students may register anytime. All new students will complete paperwork and a short assessment which takes approximately 2.5 hours.
This class is for all levels of English language learners. Improve your basic vocabulary, reading, writing and conversation skills. Classes taught in English.
Clases son para todos niveles de inglés. Las clases incluyen vocabulario básico, lectura, escritura y conversaciones en inglés.
- 9:15–11:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Emmaus Church
- 5:30–8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Greenvale Park Elementary
Adult basic Education and GED prep
Improve your basic math, reading, writing, or computer skills, earn your GED, or prepare for college. Classes taught in English.
- 10 a.m.–Noon Tuesdays at the Northfield Community Resource Center (NCRC)
Official GED Testing
GED testing takes place at official testing centers and is scheduled through the GED Testing Service.