At Blue Hills Regional Technical School Adult Basic Education (BHR ABE), we empower individuals through Adult Basic Education (ABE), English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and Education/Career Advising services since 1997. Serving Dedham, Norwood, Canton, and neighboring areas, our program serves 181 students, offering innovative, flexible learning options aligned with College and Career Readiness Standards. We prioritize equity, providing wraparound support, diverse teaching approaches, and strong community partnerships to foster student success. Backed by 25 years of proven effectiveness and institutional support from Blue Hills Regional Technical School, we’re dedicated to transforming lives, enhancing skills, and opening pathways to educational and career opportunities.

When is the next registration? 

New student must fill out a contact form here.

After we receive the form, we will contact you to make an appointment.  Our free classes fill quickly. All new students need to take a placement test. Students may be placed on a waiting list due to high demand.


Where is Blue Hills Adult Education?

Location: 322 Sprague St, Dedham, MA 02026

When do classes start?

2023-24 Blue Hills Adult Ed calendar

How much do the classes cost?

All of our classes are offered at no cost through a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

What are the class hours?