Welcome to Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Our mission is to provide our communities with relevant and accessible education and training opportunities.


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The class of 2020!
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Move Ahead with Adult Ed!

Let us help you plan and train for both college and career!


Our college and career access programming

helps our students become college and career ready.


  • College and Career Guidance
  • Explore career pathways that fit your interests and skills
  • Find the right training, or college program
  • Skills Development
  • Assess and develop your academic skills readiness
  • Prepare for training or college level courses
  • Financial Planning
  • Explore grant and scholarship opportunities
  • On-Going Support
  • Guidance and support to help you succeed every step of the way


Call or email us to find out how we can help you move

towards your college or career goals.

207-647-3015 or Rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org

Covid-19 Adult Education Program Update:

Lake Region & Fryeburg Adult Ed staff have been working hard  providing programming for our students to reach their goals in both live and remote formats. Programs  include high school completion, College Transitions, career advising, and a variety of workplace and enrichment opportunities.

If you are interested in pursuing your secondary diploma, or if you want to enter post-secondary education or training, we are your resource for help and support. Please take advantage of our services, as our academic programming is free to enrolled students.

 The MSAD 61 school district is assuring our students that we are following the CDC and DOE guidelines to maintain a safe learning environment for our students and staff. Take a look at our online catalog, browse our website, and give us a call if we can answer any questions.  

Director:  Madelyn Litz  647-5135

High School Completion or College Transition: Rhonda Jacobson 647-3015   

Enrichment and Workplace Training:  Tricia Lafontaine  647-5138



Move Ahead with Adult Ed!

This is the perfect time of the year to ‘clean up’ your to do list! Thinking about the goals you’ve set for yourself and how you can achieve them is often difficult, but it’s what we do! Give us a call to set up an appointment to sort through your interests, abilities and how they tie in to a career pathways that’s a perfect fit. Let us help you…


  • Find a great workplace training program to upgrade your skills

  • Determine your readiness for college and create a plan for enrollment

  • Finish that high school diploma you’ve been meaning to earn

  • Create a resume and learn about the job search process


All these things are what adult ed prides itself on doing – helping folks who reach out to us reach their goals. Whatever those goals may be. So, give us a call, check out our website and catalog, and think about how this fall can prepare you for a great year to come! Contact us at (207) 627-4291 or email Rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org.

Adult Education’s College Transitions Program

 A Free Service!


Our College Transitions Program can help those wishing to attend college for the first time or those who left college and are now ready to return!  So, whether you’re a ‘newbie’ or you want to finish what you started, explore our free services so we can help you get on track to a successful college experience. We have complete, wrap-a-round services for our enrolled students that includes advising, college planning, financial aid, and Accuplacer testing. We also offer the following courses to help you prepare:


  • College Success (satisfies a required college credit)

  • Pre-College Math

  • Pre-College Reading & Writing


Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Ed is here to give you the support and guidance you need.

Call Rhonda Jacobson at 647-3015


email rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org for more information.

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Are You Prepared for College?

Did you know that you can take College Prep classes for FREE?

These free classes  are offered through Cumberland County Adult Education

Click here to find out more! 

Find a class

  • Apr
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    Reupholster a Chair

    Haven’t you always wondered how this was done?? In this class you will learn to properly tear down a chair, align fabric, cut out patterns to match, stitch on a commercial machine, make repairs to the frame, tie springs, add padding and apply the new material in the proper sequence. Students will need to bring […]

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    Beginner Guitar-spring class

    Have you ever wanted to learn the guitar? Our instructor, Jeff Chaplin can teach you the basics as well as about music. He will instruct you on chords and songs including light improvs and melodies. Students will need to bring their acoustic guitar and a notebook to class.

  • Apr
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    Intermediate Guitar-spring class

    Have you got a bit of guitar knowledge, but would like to learn more? Join our instructor, Jeff Chaplin  to learn what to do with that knowledge you have and take your playing to the next level! Students will need to bring their acoustic guitar and a notebook to class.

  • Apr
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    Beyond the Brush Painting Methods

    Do you like to get creative with your painting? Did you know that you can paint with lots of alternatives to a paint brush? Have you tried q-tips or straws to make shapes? Have you tried sponges or plastic bags to make texture? In this fun class we will help you explore your inner adventurist […]

  • May
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    Continuing Spanish-in-person

    For those who already know basic Spanish grammar, pronunciation, everyday vocabulary, and present-tense verbs and want to keep learning and speaking it. Classes are interactive and fun. Along the way you’ll learn about the culture, music, food, history, etc., of Spanish-speaking countries. Content will be tailored to your needs (e.g., for travel, work, new friends/family, […]

  • For more information about any of our programs,

    email adulted@lakeregionschools.org or call 207-627-4291.

    We have moved!

    Our new offices are at The “White House” behind the Vocational Center on the Lake Region High School campus in Naples.

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