Continuing Education

  • In support of efforts towards community containment of the COVID-19 virus, and based on the recommendation of the Dutchess County Department of Behavioral and Community Health, effective Friday, March 13, 2020, we are cancelling/postponing non-academic activities and events through Thursday, April 30, 2020.  

    Therefore, the following classes are on HOLD until May 1:

    1. I Liq Chuan (Tai Chi)
    2. Ballroom classes (Beginnner, Intermediate, & Swing Special)
    3. Walking
    4. Yoga (Beginner, Intermediate, Restorative)
    5. Self Hypnosis
    6. Line Dancing (Beginner and Improver)
    7. Acrylic Painting
    8. Watercolors
    9. Zumba
    10. Philosophy
    11. Guitar
    12. Hula Hoop
    13. Baton Twirling
    14. Advanced Vegetable Gardening
    15. Conversational Spanish
    16. Conversational Italian
    17. International Cuisine
    18. 6 hr Defensive Driving Classes
    19. Plant Based Nutrition
    20. Plant Based Cooking and Baking
    21. Learn It!  Grow It!  East it!
    22. Defensive Driving
    23. American Red Cross CPR/AED
    24. Babysitting
    25. Crochet
    26. Belly Dancing
    27. Photoshop
    28. Notary Public Review
    29. All Classes schedule to begin in April

     The Donna Summer Musical scheduled for March 28, has been put on hold (NO performance).  I am waiting to hear from Proctor’s if/when they will be rescheduling the production.  

    Baseball games and Dear Evan Hansen will be determined at a later date.

    Thank you to all of you who have been participating and are understanding as we ALL face this challenge together.  Please be safe and take care of yourselves and loved ones.

    See you soon.

    Karen Turcio, Coordinator

    Arlington is proud to offer over 300 annual continuing education classes for adults, teens, and children. 

    Learning does not end after high school, college, or even graduate school…it is a lifelong endeavor. Arlington is proud to offer over 300 annual continuing education classes for adults, teens, and children.

    Students may now register online and pay with a credit card: Online brochure and registration

    2020 Winter/Spring Continuing Education Flyer

    All Arlington residents who are 62 years or older can receive a Golden Admiral Card, which entitles Arlington senior citizens to a 10% discount off all Continuing Education courses (unless otherwise noted). Please include a copy of your driver's license when registering. This card also allows the holder to attend a variety of Arlington High School concerts, sporting events, and theatrical performances free of charge or at a reduced fee. 

    Please note the following:

    • Registration is requested one week prior to the start date of classes (unless specified) but registration will be accepted through the first week of class if space is available.
    • Early registration is encouraged to ensure placement and to avoid possible cancellation due to insufficient enrollment. 
    • Confirmations are only sent to those who submit a working email address.
    • You will be notified if there is a change in the class you signed up for. If you are not contacted, simply attend your first class.
    • Those registering online will get an automatic confirmation/receipt.
    • Those who pay by check: your canceled check is your receipt.
    • Refunds will be granted only if class is canceled.
    • Classes canceled due to inclement weather will be posted on the Arlington website. You may also go to These classes will be made up at the end of the course. 
    • High school students are permitted to take any class.
    • Middle school students are permitted to take classes providing they are accompanied by a parent/guardian who is also enrolled in the class.
    • Courses designed for younger students do not require a parent to take the course, but parents must walk children to and from class.
    • All classes (unless specified otherwise) will be held at Arlington High School.
    • Smoking is strictly prohibited on school grounds.
    • Please be aware that some activities may have unusual risks and it may be necessary for participants to sign a waiver.
    • Classes will not be held: 2/14-2/17, 4/4-4/13, and 5/22-5/25.