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101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704
High School Equivalency Preparation 2 (Pre-GED)

The High School Equivalency Preparation 2 (Pre-GED)  is a program offered to students with reading and math ability from 5.0- 8.9. This course is offered Monday through Friday either in the morning from 9:00-12:00 or in the afternoon from 12:30-3:30. Students must be 17 before May 1st in order to register. Click here for the Pre-GED course schedule

High School Equivalency Exam Preparation 3 (GED)

High School Equivalency Exam preparation is offered to students with reading and math ability from 9.0 and above. The program provides instruction in the following areas: English, Language Arts,  Mathematics, Writing, Social studies, and Science. Instruction in the subject areas is guided by qualified instructors and students are placed in the appropriate class time based upon their placement test (TABE) scores. Courses are offered from 9:00 a.m. to 12:02 p.m. or 12:32 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Students must turn 17 during the school year in order to register.  Click here for the GED course schedule

Adult Diploma Program (HSCR)

The adult high school credit program is offered to any student, age of 16 and up, who has dropped out of high school and wishes to earn a high school diploma. Courses are based on the curriculum of Springfield Public School District 186. Students must meet the Springfield Public School District 186 criteria, and with the exception of physical education, to graduate from Lawrence Education Center. Students also must pass a minimum of two Lawrence Education Center courses to graduate from Lawrence Education Center. Students who plan to transfer their credit to another school must pay tuition for each course. There is also a $3.00 registration fee for all courses. Please use the west door. Call 525-3233 for more information  Click here for the HSC course schedule