Welcome to Our Classrooms--All 50 Years of Them!

Since Fall of 1962, Fox Chapel Area Adult Education (FCAAE), an outreach program of the Fox Chapel Area School District, has provided enrichment classes to the community.  It is a non-profit organization managed by a volunteer Board of Directors with the help of one employee, our Executive Director.  We operate two semesters: Fall (usually mid-September to mid-November) and Winter/Spring (usually mid-February to mid-April).  Classes have varying start dates.

Spring 2016 Brochure Has Been Mailed
Registration Is Open
No Swim Offerings Yet: More Construction Delays

The Spring 2016 class information is listed on our website.
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The Spring 2016 brochure was mailed on Tuesday, February 2nd. Brochures were mailed to all residents of the Fox Chapel Area School District as well as non-residents who have taken one of our classes in the past 12 years. If you do not receive your brochure, please contact us but also contact your local post office and inform the postmaster of the delivery problem. 
If you are not in one of these groups, and would like to be added to our mailing list, please send your mailing information to Susan Goodwin, Executive Director at director@fcaae.org. Also, an email alert is sent when brochures are delivered to the post office. If you wish to receive an email notice, please provide your email address to director@fcaae.org.

Email Updates: Email confirmations and email communications are being used by FCAAE more all the time.  PLEASE check your junk or spam folder to see if FCAAE emails are going directly there.  This issue is happening frequently for AOL, Gmail, and Yahoo users especially.  

Please Note: The High School continues to be under construction. While every effort will be made to adhere to the schedule as published, please be aware that circumstances beyond our control may necessitate the need for some last-minute changes. (Fall 2015 classes experienced no construction-related changes.)

Can I Register The Day Of The Class? Yes, if there is space available. If you contact the Executive Director by phone or email before 1 p.m. the day of the class, and provide your mailing address, home/cell/business phone numbers, and email address, she will pre-register you and you will not need to pay the additional $5 last minute registration fee.  If it is after 1 p.m. the day of the class, please go directly to class with your form/signed release/payment and be sure to add the $5 last minute registration fee to your class fee.  Please give this information to the Executive Director (or instructor if the ED is at another school opening classes). If you don't have a form, there will be extra copies in the room where your class is being held.
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