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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704

Taste of Soul at LEC

Feb 9, 2018 Thanks you staff member Kim Wilson and the Daughters of ELKS Temple, Sarah Price Temple #1267, for providng the Black History Month Taste of Soul food today at Lawrence Education Center. All students and staff enjoyed the food and conversation at lunch time.

LEC will have Night Credit Recovery tonight, Weds. January 17

Jan 17, 2018 Night Credit Recovery at Lawrence is scheduled for tonight. Please make sure that you have transportation. Bundle up it is cold outside but the classrooms are warm. Call 525-3233 for more information.

No Night Credit Recovery at Lawrence for Tuesday Night

Jan 16, 2018 Night Credit Recovery has been canceled for Tuesday night.  

No School for Lawrence Education Center

Jan 15, 2018 Lawrence Education Center will be closed on Tuesday, January 16, due to the combination of predicted temperature and windchill factor. Please follow District 186 website for more information.

No School on Thursday, Jan. 4--registration will be on Friday

Jan 3, 2018 LEC is part of District 186. All programs have  been cancelled for Thursday, Jan. 4.  LEC will have registration on Friday, January 5 for new adult education students. Stay warm.

Hour of Code

Dec 21, 2017 Computer Science Education Week was December 4-10, and the Hour of Code was one way teachers could draw attention to the importance of computer science to prepare our students for college and careers. Mr. Kinder, Ms. Cherrone, and Ms. Reed participated in the Hour of Code.  They learned how to  make computer programming accessible to everyone through fun, quick lessons, which included Drawing with code, Creating webpages, and Creating SQL databases. 

Congratulations to the Education to Careers graduates!

Nov 17, 2017 Students completed the Education to Careers (E2C) Academy today!. Two students, Cordesha and Jonathan had perfect  attendance! Students learned essential skills to gain employment. They earned stackable certificates to place in their employment portfolio. The graduates of this Academy will have the necessary skills to be the best candidate for the job. The next E2C Academy will be in January for students attending LEC. Congratulations!

Springfield Sunrise Rotary Club donates notebooks to LEC students

Nov 14, 2017 True to their mission of giving back to the community, the Springfield Sunrise Rotary Club donated notebooks to Lawrence Education Center students. The students were thrilled to receive school supplies which will enable them to continue on their pursuit of scholastic success!

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