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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704
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Orientation for Adult Education students

All Adult Education students are required to attend an hour orientation to review specific information for the program of choice, review the school and classroom rules and meet others who will be starting at the same time, You must complete the entire orientation in order to start your class on your scheduled start date. Orientation is usually scheduled twice a month on Fridays starting at 9:30 until 10:30 for HSCR and from 10:45-11:45 for HSE (GED) students. Use the west side doors and  please arrive at least 5 minutes before so that paperwork is completed before the session starts. If you need to reschedule this orientation please call 525-3233.


For the 2018-19 school year Lawrence Education Center's registration will be every Tues., Weds., and Thurs., from 8:30-noon. However, there will be times when registration will be canceled so that staff may attend training or assist with field trips. Please call 217-525-3233 for more information.



High School Equivalency Exam Prep/High School Credit Program

High School Equivalency Exam Prep (for the GED) High School Diploma Program (HSCR)

Staff at LEC present at IACEA Conference

News Mar 11 Last week LEC staff attended the IACEA Adult Education State conference. Ms. Libera and Ms....

PRE-CNA Program offered for enrolled students starting March 11

News Feb 27 A Pre-CNA (Personal Care Attendant) program will take place at LEC for enrolled students starting March 11....

Taste of Soul at LEC

News Feb 16 Thank you Capitol City Lodge #1160, Capitol City Temple #818, PT's Barbeques, Mr Gyro, along with the Sarah Prrice...

LEC will have school on Monday, Jan. 14

News Jan 13 Lawrence Education Center will have classes on Monday. Please be careful as you make your way to school.

SMTD bus route changes for LEC start Monday

News Jan 4 On Monday, SMTD will start new routes and open the transfer stations....

Welcome 2019 All day programs at LEC have classes on Thursday, Jan. 3!

News Jan 2 Welcome Back and to 2019! Classes will begin for the new year on Thursday, January 3. All programs start at 9 am. Doors open at 8:30.am.  Night Credit Recovery will start on Tues., Jan. 8th.

Night Credit Recovery will not have classes tonight

News Nov 15 Night Credit Recovery at Lawrence Education Center will not have classes tonight. 

Lawrence Education Center Closed today

News Nov 15 As part of District 186, Lawrence Education Center is closed today due to snow and road conditions. .

Lawrence Education Center adult education registration

News Jul 30 For the 2018-19 school year Lawrence Education Center's registration will be every Tues., Weds., and Thurs., from 8:30-noon. Please use west door. LEC may cancel a day of regisration in order for staff to attend training or supervise field trips.

Lawrence Education Center Graduation Ceremony

News May 29 The ceremony will be held at Springfield High School, and  will start at 7:00 pm. Graduating students should arrive at Springfield High School south door starting at 5:45 to check in and be fitted for their cap and gown. A group picture will be at 6:30. 

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