Inclement Weather

Adult Education classes are canceled when New Britain Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather.


Watch the following stations for announcements: WFSB (3), WTNH (8), WTIC (61), WVIT (30), and Facebook (New Britain Adult Education).


School Cancellation or Delay

When the New Britain School District has a delayed opening Adult Education classes will start at the following times:


  • YWCA: classes will begin at 10:00 am (19 Franklin Square, New Britain)

  • Smalley School: classes will begin at 10:00 am (175 West St, New Britain)

  • Trinity-on-Main (Annex Building): classes will begin at 10:00 am (19 Chestnut Street, New Britain)

  • Evening classes at New Britain High School will begin at their usual time (110 Mill Street, New Britain)


Evening Classes at New Britain High School

• If there is a weather-related early dismissal and the school district cancels all after-school activities then the evening classes will be canceled.

• If there is a weather-related early dismissal but the school district does not cancel after-school activities then a decision will be made by the Principal on Assignment in Adult Education in consultation with the Assistant Superintendent if evening classes will be canceled.


Watch the following stations for announcements: WFSB (3), WTNH (8), WTIC (61), WVIT (30), and Facebook (New Britain Adult Education).

Sign Up for Closings and Delay Notifications for New Britain Adult Education

· Go to the WFSB website on the following address:

· Scroll down to Text Alerts and click “Sign Up for Alerts”

Follow the next steps for Step 1: Sign-Up - Test Your Phone

o General Information - Enter your name, time zone, and zip code

o Choose Message Format(s) – Click yes on Text Messages

§ Enter your phone number and the Select the Carrier


o Message Groups: Go to #3, School Closings – Connecticut.

§ Under 3a) Hartford County check off New Britain Adult Ed

§ Scroll down to the end and click continue


Follow the next steps for Step 2: Enter Your Authorization Code

o Activation – Enter the 5-digit authorization code

o Read the Terms and Conditions and click accept