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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704
D2P10, The Annual Disability to Possibility Conference

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Place: Southeast High School
2350 East Ash Street
Springfield, IL

Registration, 8:00 AM
Workshop, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM 
Parent Summit, 12:45 PM-1:45 PM

Please click here to register!

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2018 Horace Mann Educator of the Year Nominations Now Being Accepted

Click here to submit a nomination for Educator of the Year, Administrator of the Year or Rising Star.

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Master Facilities Planning Information

Orientation for students

All Adult Education students are required to attend a two-hour orientation to review program rules, meet others who will be starting at the same time, develop an email, and start your journey to discover your career pathway. You must complete the entire orientation in order to start your classes on your scheduled start date.
Orientation is scheduled twice a month on Fridays starting at 10:00 until noon. 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.


Lawrence Education Center's registration is Tuesdays, Weds, and Thurs., between 8:30-Noon.

High School Equivalency Exam Prep/High School Credit Program

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

Taste of Soul at LEC

News Feb 9 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

News Jan 17 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

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

No School for Lawrence Education Center

News Jan 15 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

News Jan 3 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

News Dec 21 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.

Congratulations to the Education to Careers graduates!

News Nov 17 Students completed the Education to Careers (E2C) Academy today!....

Springfield Sunrise Rotary Club donates notebooks to LEC students

News Nov 14 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!

LEC to register for night classes

News Aug 25 Lawrence will open registration for night classes starting on Sept. 6 from 2:30-6:00pm....

Registration for LEC adult education to begin on August 8

News Aug 18 Registration will begin on August 8, 2017 and continue every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,  from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Please call 525-3233 for further information. You may need a "Permit to Enter" form  from the last school you attended, ca

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