About Us

Arlington Community Education is a program of the Arlington Public Schools that is completely supported by tuition received from our courses. ACE provides affordable education and enrichment opportunities for children and adults from Arlington and surrounding communities.

Arlington Community Education
Arlington High School
869 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476

Email: communityed@arlington.k12.ma.us
Telephone: 781.316.3568

Tax ID# 046-001-070

Our Location & Hours

ACE is at Arlington High School, 869 Massachusetts Ave., Arlington. Call 781-316-3568 for our current office hours. Classes meet at Arlington High unless noted otherwise. TeenZone classes meet at Ottoson Middle School, Gibbs or AHS. KidZone classes meet at elementary schools. Classes for high school students meet at Arlington High.

Finding Your Evening Class

Enter AHS through the main doors on the Mass. Ave. side of the building. Staff will be available to direct you to your room.


There is parking in the lighted parking area in front of the high school. All spaces are available to students during evening hours. Parking is also available on Mass. Ave., directly in front of the school.


Arlington High School is handicapped accessible. If you need assistance with access to Community Education classes, please call our office at 781-316-3568 at least 24 hours before your class to make arrangements.

Holidays & Weather Closings

If the Arlington Public Schools are closed during the day due to holiday, school vacation or inclement weather, ACE classes that meet in school buildings are cancelled. Off-site class cancellations are made individually. If school is held and weather becomes inclement during the day, cancellations will be posted on our website and emailed to students. Please check our website for information on any changes. If school is held and weather becomes inclement during the day, cancellations will be posted on our homepage.

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