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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 Mondays 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 2019-2020 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. Students must come to LEC to register. Please call 217-525-3233 for more information.

In order for students to start school on the first day, August 19, LEC will register on Tuesday, August 6 from 8:30 to noon. LEC will continue to register students Weds., August 7, and Thurs., August 8 from 8:30-noon.

LEC will register on Tues., August 13 and Weds., August 14 from 8:30-noon.

Registration will continue to be Tues., Weds. and Thurs., from 8:30-noon.

Call 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)

Lawrence Education Center will register new and returning Adult Education Students

News Jul 24 LEC will begin the weekely registration on Tuesday, August 6, from 8:30-noon....

LEC hosts Education Fair

News Apr 11 Students attending Lawrence Education Center attended an Education Fair to assist with next steps after graduation.

LEC students complete Pre-CNA course

News Apr 9 PYTW students at LEC have recently completed a Pre-CNA course that will lead to either a job as a Personal Care Attendent or enrollment in a CNA course offered at Fishes and Loaves Vocational School. Congratulations!  

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.

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