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Adult Education


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              “We’re Not Just GED Anymore”

The Region 5 ESC Adult Education and Literacy- College & Career Preparation program provides educational opportunities to under educated adults in Jefferson, Hardin and Orange Counties.  These services include adult education classes for out of school individuals who are seeking to obtain their High School Equivalency, learn English, and or need support through remediation while in college/training. Our services are FREE of charge and are available to all residents who are at least 18 years of age and no longer enrolled in the public school system (16 & 17 year olds are able to enroll under certain conditions, please call the office for details 409-951-1771). 

We look forward to helping you reach your educational goals!

Click the images below to explore the many partners that work with our Adult Education Program.



TWC  ‚ÄčWorkforce


BPL    LSCO    Lumberton

Lamar  SETXCI  Vidor

Entergy  JAG   Ehrhart


Adult Education Contacts

Brenda Schofield
Program Director

Sherrie Thomas
Community Program Director

Terrya Norsworthy
Program Specialist

Kaylee Barnhart
Data Management & Accountability Specialist
(409) 951-1771