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Michael A. Smith, Coordinator of Community Education  masmith@prsd.org

Pentucket Community Education


Our Winter Classes are in Progress!!

New courses and classes will be posted March 1, 2016!


Come Back Check Us Out!!

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD – with Mr. Honer, USATF certified track and field coach and High School History teacher is happy to announce and plan for the 4th year of track and field team for the Middle School!   We will focus on functional strength, and flexibility, as we learn sprinting, hurdling, jumping, throwing and distance events.  We will work to challenge you at whatever ability level you are at.  We will meet Monday, Thursdays and Fridays right after school on the track (right behind the middle school). The benefits of track and field extend to all sports!  The dates are:  Tentative dates April 8, 2016 – May 26, 2016 Monday, Thursday, and Friday 2:30-4:00pm.  Cost $150 Location:  M.S. Track Field.  


 Registration Deadline: April 1, 2016


 Registration Form

“SAT PREP CLASS” for Juniors - Matthew Smith, M.Ed., Guidance Department - SAT Prep sessions will focus on the strengthening of verbal, writing, and problem solving skills, individualized practice based on students’ unique needs, test taking strategies, small group interactive format, practice test sections under timed conditions, low student to teacher ratios. Checks and money orders will be accepted and should be made out to Community Education, Pentucket Regional School District, 22 Main Street, West Newbury, MA  01985 (please do not send in cash with students).  All students will need to be registered prior to the deadline as walk-ins will not be accepted.  Registration will close on Wednesday, February 11, 2016 .  (Registrations received after Feb . 11th will be subject to space availability).  Course Items:  Purchase The Official SAT Study Guide - http://www.directtextbook.com/isbn/9781457304309  Bring a copy of your PSAT results and booklet. Cost: $195.00  Location:  Pentucket Regional High School  RMS 156-159   The dates are:  Thursday March 3, 8* (Tuesday), 17, 31, 2016 and April 7, 14, 28, 2016 and May 5 , 2016   6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   Registration closes February 11, 2016.


Registration Form

“YOGA & MINDFULNESS for KIDS” - Marianne Caruso, M.Ed., CLYT - A 4 week series on learning how to use the “Pause” button!  Movement & Mindfulness is  essential for the development of healthy minds and bodies.   Please join me as we go an adventure to explore and integrate games, kindness, and yoga practices to help raise self-awareness of when to use the “pause” button throughout our busy days.  Stress happens for students of all ages and excessive stress leads to unbalanced emotions and behaviors   Yoga & mindfulness exercises have  been shown to positively influence the brain in creating emotional balance to promote optimal learning.  Classes will be on Tuesday’s at the Donaghue School in Merrimac from 5:30pm-6:30pm (music room).  Max. of 12 students The dates are: Tuesday’s March 1, 8, 13, and 22  Cost $30.00 . www.prsd.commed.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat, small blanket & water.  Ages 6-12 are welcome.   Email Marianne Caruso for more information.  Sunshinewarriorsyogaforkids@gmail.com.   Registration closes February 26, 2016


Registration Form

HOFFMAN AUTO SCHOOL-DRIVER  EDUCATION”  - Hoffman Auto School with Steve Hoffman - Do you have a high school student who is eager to get their driver’s license?   Steve Hoffman, Hoffman Auto School will be conducting classes through Community Education.  Classes will be held at Pentucket Regional High School and the schedule is listed below.  For further information please contact Steve Hoffman – Hoffman Auto School call  978-273-2880  or emailhoffmanautoschool@comcast.netCost $625.00 (sibling discount available).  Registrations are directly through Hoffman Auto School.   School Vacation Weeks:  February 16, 17, 28, 19, 20 2016  and April 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 2016   PRHS Cafeteria


Community Education is constantly looking for dynamic teachers and exciting class offerings. If you are interested, we would like to hear from you! Must be 21 years or older.  Check out the application and e-mail it to masmith@prsd.org or dferrara@prsd.org or mail it directly to:



c/o Superintendent’s Office

22 Main Street, West Newbury, MA  01985. 

Our programs offer something for every age. Whether you're a resident of the Pentucket community or one of the surrounding towns, there is a wide variety of courses and recreational activities to serve your educational and enrichment needs, or to do just for fun! We provide educational, social, cultural and recreational programs and courses to adults and children alike, endeavoring to provide high-quality classes at a reasonable cost. 

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Community Education Calendar

Today: 2/8/16


If you are using the online payment system and registering for the Bagnall, Donaghue, Page, or Sweetsir After School Enrichment Programs, please select the "Community Education" link once you enter the online payment site.