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Education in Brattleboro and Southeastern Vermont

Brattleboro's position as a regional center has created a strong foundation of educational institutions in town and the surrounding area. In Brattleboro itself there are five elementary schools, the Brattleboro Area Middle School and the Brattleboro Union High School, not to mention the Austine School for the Deaf, a boarding and day school for ages 3-21.

There are many choices for private institutions including Hilltop Montessori, The Grammar School in Putney, the Putney School and various parochial schools. In post-secondary education, the area boasts eight colleges and university extensions. They include: Community College of Vermont, Landmark College, Marlboro College and the Marlboro College Graduate School, Southern Vermont College, Union Institute and University, University of Vermont Continuing Education and the School for International Training/World Learning.

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The Austine School for the Deaf, The William Center, The Deaf Autism Program & Early Childhood Center
209 Austine Drive, Brattleboro (802) 258-9500 voice, (802) 254-3921 fax
Located on 175 acres overlooking Brattleboro, Austine's boarding and day school provides academic, social, extracurricular and camp programs for deaf and hard-of-hearing children ages 3-21. For more information contact Vermont Center for the Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing, Inc.
Brattleboro Clayworks    
532 Putney Road (below Friends of the Sun), Brattleboro, VT (802) 254-9174 or Alan at (802) 387-4820
We provide and maintain professional studio space and equipment to our members and renters. Classes and workshops for adults and children ranging from interested beginners to aspiring clay artists. We also have a commitment to community outreach and annually sponsor an Empty Bowls Dinner as a fundraiser for a local food shelter. info@brattleboroclayworks.com or Alans@sover.net
Brattleboro Music Center (BMC)
38 Walnut Street, Brattleboro, VT, (802) 257-4523
One organization, many opportunities for music education, participation, and performance: Chamber Music Series, Music School, Music in the Schools, Concert Choir, Windham Orchestra, Blanche Moyse Chorale, Summer Programs and Northern Roots Traditional Music Festival. For event & program information visit our website
Hilltop Montessori School
120 Summit Circle, Brattleboro, VT 05301 (802) 257-0500 ext 101
A fully accredited independent school serving 125 students, ages 18 months through eighth grade. Students work and play in an environment specifically designed to nurture academic and social skills, habits, and interests for a lifetime of learning ahead. SummerFun Camps for children ages 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, six weeks of theme based camps, open to the public, age 3 through 11. lcampbell@hilltopmontessori.org or visit our website.
Kurn Hattin Homes for Children    
P.O. Box 127, 708 Kurn Hattin Road, Westminster, VT 05158 (802) 722-3336
A Place of Hope in Westminster Vermont, Kurn Hattin Homes for Children is a charitable institution that has proudly served children and families in need for over 115 years.
Landmark College     
1 River Road South, Putney, (802) 387-4767
Landmark College is nationally recognized as the college of choice for students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD. The College has 26 years of experience in developing innovative academic strategies and techniques for students who learn differently.
Marlboro College Graduate School
28 Vernon Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301 (802) 258-9200
Master's degree, certificates and continuing education courses for working adults focused on careers in teaching, technology and business, nonprofit and healthcare management, taught in formats blending face-to-face and online learning.
Marlboro Music School & Festival
Box K, Marlboro, VT 05344, (802) 254-2394 (or 215-569-4690 Sept-June)
Come and celebrate the 60th anniversary of what TIME Magazine calls: "the most exciting chamber music in the U.S." World-class chamber music, weekend concerts from July 16 through August 14. Call Box Office for tickets or order tickets online. Programs announced on website one week ahead.
New England Center For Circus Arts
74 Cotton Mill Hill #300, Brattleboro, (802) 254-9780
Private lessons, summer camps, session classes, workshops, birthday parties, performances. For beginners through professionals, 18 months to 108. NECCA welcomes observers. Set up a lesson for friends or family!
The River Gallery School
32 Main Street Brattleboro, VT 05301 (802) 257-1577
The River Gallery School provides classes, studio space, and a working environment that encourages individual expression, where the visual arts and the creative process are explored and honored. We provide outreach opportunities in the form of student exhibitions, scholarships, community activities and collaborations with individuals and other organizations. Please look for our class schedules on our website.
SIT Graduate Institute SIT Graduate Institute
1 Kipling Road, Brattleboro, VT (802) 257-7751 or 877-257-7751
SIT Graduate Institute offers internationally focused master's degrees in peacebuilding and conflict transformation, international education, sustainable development, and TESOL. Programs are based on a commitment to social justice and intercultural communication. Learn more at our website.

Union Institute & University
28 Vernon St., Brattleboro, VT 05301 (802) 257-9411 or 888-828-8575
Since 1964, UI&U has redefined higher education by placing learners at the center of their own education. The Brattleboro Academic Center offers low-residency degree programs including a Bachelor's in Liberal Studies and a Master of Arts with a concentration in Counseling Psychology. A cohort-based, weekend Doctorate in Psychology (Psy.D.) program is also offered.

World Learning World Learning
1 Kipling Road, Brattleboro, VT (802) 257-7751 or 877-257-7751
World Learning is a nonprofit organization that advances leadership through education, exchange, and development programs in more than 60 countries. The organization was founded as The Experiment in International Living in 1932. Learn more at our website.
 
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