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Needham Community Education offers high quality, reasonably priced classes and programs for the greater Needham community. Each year, NCE responds to your interests with over 500 class offerings. Check out the many oportunities to stretch your mind and stretch your skills, and register today.

SUMMER   more >>
The SUMMER EXPLORATIONS catalog is now available, and registration has begun. Check out the wonderful array of offerings! 
It is recommended that you register early, by fax or in person in the NCE office, as many classes will fill VERY quickly.

Please check out the updated Class Status Listing before registering.

IMPORTANT REGARDING FAXES: We are having occasional fax phone line problems that are beyond our control.  If you encounter a problem sending a fax, please call our offices at (781) 455-0400 x235.

ADULT  more >>
The Winter/Spring 2016 NCE Adult Ed Catalog is here!

We have NEW classes, POPULAR instructors returning, and dozens of FAVORITE classes!
Classes begin soon.  Many have enrollment limits ‚Äď so, avoid disappointment and register early!

Phone: 781-455-0400 x235
FAX: 781-455-0417
NCE Office: 1330 HighlandAve., First Floor

Check the list of filled and canceled before registering.

HIGH  more >>
Click here to learn about NCE's  summer programming for high school students, including the well-received COLLEGE TOURS, and the popular SAT & ACT PREP classes. Registration for the College Tours and SAT Prep classes begins April 1, in person at NCE, by fax or by mail. Registration is on a first-come first-served basis. We hope that your high school student will join us for at least one of these worthwhile offerings!

Contact Mary Grace Summergrad, NCE Program Director, at 781-455-0400 x223 or with questions about the College Tours and SAT/ACT

What is your high school student doing this summer?  Do they hope to complete 30 hours of community service? The NCE SUMMER COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAM sends teams of students and a faculty leader to participate in weeklong volunteer activities in Boston the weeks of 7/18 and 7/25.  Each program is approximately 6-7 hours a day, including travel time. Specific hours will be determined closer to the start date. Registration begins on April 4 (in person at NCE, by fax or by mail) and space is VERY limited. Click here for details and a registration form.

MIDDLE  more >>
Spring is just about here, and you know what that means… A new session of NCE Middle School classes! Check out the NCE MIDDLE Spring Catalog for information on after-school sessions (starting after April break) and to register. Registrations forms are accepted in person at NCE, by fax, or by mail.
Registration begins on Wednesday, March 23rd at 8 a.m. Don’t wait! Get those registration forms in, and be a part of a variety of great classes! Classes for this session include CrossFit, One Nation Strength, Empow 3D Game Design, Nintendo, Chess, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Movies and brand NEW Bubble Soccer!

Registration for Middle School Sports - Girls Softball (Grades 6-8), Ultimate Frisbee (Co-ed Grades 6-8), and Track & Field(Co-ed Grades 6-8) - at the NCE office, by fax, or by mail begins on Tuesday, March 1st and lasts until March 22nd.  There will be an in-person registration onTuesday, March 15th,  from 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. in the Pollard Middle School Lobby.   Please click here for team information and an athletic form.

The 2016 Spring Season will open in the¬†beginning of April and run through the end of May.¬†¬†Practices and games/meets will take place¬†Tuesday¬†‚ÄstThursday¬†with the possibility of occasional¬†Monday¬†or¬†Friday¬†practices games/meets.¬† Practices will be from¬†2:55 to 4:05 P.M.¬†Games/Meets will have a similar start time but may run longer.
Questions? Contact Chris DiCecca, NCE Program Director, at or 781-455-0400 x222.

It's not too late to register for NCE ELEMENTARY spring offerings. Please check the list of available classes.  Details can be found in the catalog.   Register today, in person at NCE, by fax, or by mail.

Registration begins at 8 AM on Monday, April 4 for the NCE INSIDER'S GUIDE to HIGH ROCK program--a fun orientation program, designed for students who are anxious about the transition to 6th grade.  Click here for a program description, details and a registration form. Check the section availability listing before registering.

This program will fill quickly, so register early (but not before 8AM on April 4) in the NCE office, by fax or by mail.  Registrations received prior to 8 AM on 4/4 will be processed at the end of the day on 4/4.  A LIMIT OF 4 NON-FAMILY MEMBER REGISTRATION FORMS PER PERSON will be permitted on the first day of registration.

Information will be comng soon for 2016-2017 in coming Kindergarten Families.

Questions about KASE, days of registration, and the program can be directed to Connie Leonard at 781-559-3384.
Questions about KASE billing can be directed to Jill Ash at 781-455-0400 x235

Offices located at:
Emery Grover Admin. Building
1330 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492
781-455-0400 x235
Fax 781-455-0417

HOURS: 8:00 - 4:00
Jill Ash
NCE Marketing & Registration Manager
781-455-0400 x235
Deb Tormey
NCE Accounting
781-455-0400 x220