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Missouri Adult Education Programs

 
City Adult Education Director/Location/Address Class Sites

Bonne Terre

Ms. Amy Jones
Director of Adult Education

ajones@ncsd.k12.mo.us 

Unitec Career Center

7163 Raider Road
Bonne Terre, MO 63628
573-358-3011
  • 1012 West Columbia St. (DOC Treatment Center - not open to the public) Farmington, MO 63640
  • 400 North Mine, Potosi, MO 63664
  •  650 Park Dr., (Red Bldg. Next To Career Technology Bldg) Ironton, MO 63650
  • 403 Parkway Dr Park Hills, MO 63601
  • 510 S. Franklin Street Farmington, MO 63640
  • 216 W. Main St., Fredericktown, MO 63645
  • 374 Market St  Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670
  • 1430 Doubet Rd. (Open to supervision center residents and those on supervised probation & parole only) Farmington, MO 63640
  • 1016 West Columbia St (SORTS Treatment Center - not open to the public) Farmington, MO 63640

Camdenton

Ms. Kathy Hueste 
Director of Adult Education

khueste@camdentonschools.org 

Lake Career & Technical Center 

269 Dare Blvd
Camdenton, MO 65050
573-346-9271
  • Lake Career & Technical Center, 269 Dare Blvd., Camdenton, MO 65020

Cape Girardeau

Ms. Pamela Riehn​
Director of Adult Education

riehnp@capetigers.com

Cape Girardeau Public School
301 North Clark
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
573-334-3669

  • CTC, 1080 Silver Springs, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • 19805 Hwy C, Advance, MO 63730
  • 409 N. Clark, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Carthage

Ms. Bonnie Schaeffer​
Director of Adult Education

Schaefferb@carthagetigers.org

Carthage R-IX 

609 River Street
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7095
  • 609 River St., Carthage, MO 64836

Columbia

Mr. Jim Sharrock
Director of Adult Education
JSharrock@cpsk12.org

Columbia Adult Learning Center 

(Only) English as a Second Language (ESL)
4203 South Providence Road
Columbia, MO 65203
573-214-3690

 

  • 4203 S. Providence, Columbia, MO 65203
  • 103 N Providence, Columbia, MO 65203
  • 105 E. Ash St., Columbia, MO 65203

Hillsboro

Ms. Julie Johns
Director of Adult Education

jjohns3@jeffco.edu

Jefferson College

1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050
636-481-3154
  • Jefferson College Arnold Site, Room 301, 1687 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, MO 63010
  • Jefferson County Library Northwest Branch, 5680 State Rd. PP, High Ridge, MO 63049
  • Jefferson College-Hillsboro, Career Tech Building,Rm 174, Hillsboro, MO 63050

Independence 

Ms. Deborah Briggs
Director of Adult & Community Education
deborah_briggs@isdschools.org   

Independence Don Bosco 

201 North Forest
Independence, MO 64050
816-521-5507

  • 10505 Winner Rd., Independence, MO 64052
  • 3301 S. Noland Rd., Independence, MO 64055
  • 3801 Longview Rd.,Lee’s Summit, MO 64081
  • 14700 E. Truman Rd Independence, MO 64050
  • 309 Benton Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64124

Jefferson City

Ms. Stephany Schler 
Director of Adult Education

stephany.schler@jcschools.us

Jefferson City Adult Learning Center

204 East Dunklin Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-659-3122

  • Cremer Therapeutic Correctional Center, Route O, PO Box 70, Fulton, MO 65251
  • Eldon Learning Center 201 East 1st St., Eldon, MO 65026
  • 501 S Oak St., California, MO 65018
  • 913 W Newton St., Versailles, MO 65084
  • 204 East Dunklin St., Jefferson City, MO 65101

Joplin

Ms. Linda Dishman​
Director of Adult Education

lindadishman@joplinschools.org

Joplin AEL Learning Center

123 Main Street 
Joplin, MO 64801
417-625-5263

  • Missouri Job Center, 730 S. Wall, Joplin, MO 64801
  • AEL Learning Center, 123 S. Main, Joplin, MO 64801
  • Webb City Public Library, 101 S. Liberty, Webb City, MO 64870

Kirkwood

Mr. Karl Steenberg​
Director of Adult Education

ksteenberg@stlcc.edu 

St. Louis Community College at Meramec

11333 Big Bend Blvd
Kirkwood, MO 63122-5799
314-984-7777

  • 4115 Meramec Bottom Rd., Oakville, MO 63129
  • 8309 Mackenzie, Affton, MO 63123
  • 824 Union Rd. Affton, MO 63123
  • 4115 Meramec Bottom Rd., Oakville, MO 63129
  • 4900 South Lindbergh, Concord, MO 63125
  • 5600 Oakland Ave., St. Louis City, MO 63110
  • 11333 Big Bend Blvd., Kirkwood, MO 63122

 
Macon

Ms. Lydia McClellan 
Coordinator of Adult Education

lmcclellan@macon.k12.mo.us 

Macon Area Vo-Tech School

702 North Missouri
Macon, MO 63552
660-385-2158

  • 206 E Walnut St., Shelbina, MO 63468
  • 408 Blees Industrial Dr., Macon, MO 63552
  • 211 Locust St., Chillicothe, MO 64601
  • 122 N Pershing Dr., Brookfield, MO 64628

 
Maryville

Ms. Amanda Haile 
Director of Adult Education

ABE@nwmissouri.edu 

Maryville R-II School District

1429 Munn Avenue 
Maryville, MO 64468
660-582-5615

  • MTC, 30227 US HWY 136, Maryville, MO 64468
  • 707 S. Birch St., Albany, MO 64402
  • 614 N. Alanthus St., Stanberry, MO 64489
  • 800 University Dr., Maryville, MO 64468

 
Moberly

Ms. Shannon Moore
Director of Adult Education

Shannonm@macc.edu

Moberly Area Community College

101 College Avenue
Moberly, MO 65270
660-263-4100 ext. 11382

  • 8 N. Broadway, Bowling Green, MO 63334
  • MACC, 601 Business Loop 70 West, Suite 216, Columbia, MO 65203
  • Columbia Job Center, 800 E. Cherry St., Columbia, MO 65201
  • Hannibal Job Center, 203 N. Sixth St., Hannibal, MO 63401
  • MACC, 2105 E. Normal St., Kirksville, MO 63501
  • GAMM INC., 103 S. 3rd St., La Belle, MO 63447
  • MACC, 2900 Doreli Lane, Mexico, MO 65265
  • Department of Corrections, 1101 E. Hwy 54, Vandalia, MO 63382
  • Van-Far High School, 2200 W. Hwy 54, Vandalia, MO 63382
  • MACC, 101 College Ave., Moberly, MO 65270
  • Douglass Community Services Center, 711 Grand Ave., Hannibal, MO 63401
 
Neosho

Ms. Juli DeNisco​
Director of Adult Education

julidenisco@crowder.edu

Crowder College AEL 

601 Laclede
Neosho, MO 64850
417-455-5521

  • Crowder College Cassville Campus 4020 N Main St., Cassville, MO 65625
  • Crowder College McDonald County Campus 194 College Rd., Jane, MO 64856
  • Monett Tyson Upward Academy, Monett, MO 65708
  • Monett ESL 100 S. Maple, Monett, MO 65708
  • The MARC , 822 W. Mt Vernon Blvd., Mt. Vernon, MO 65712
  • Noel Housing Authority 628 B Johnson Dr., Noel, MO 64854
  • Noel First Baptist Church- Family Life Center Gratz St., Noel, MO 64854
  • Seligman Library Adult Education Center Highway 37, Seligman, MO 65745
  • Barry 409 West Locust St.,  Aurora, MO 65605
  • Monett AEL 100 S. Maple, Monett, MO 65708
  • Crowder College, 601 Laclede Ave., Neosho, MO 64850

Nevada

Ms. Shearl Scism 
Director of Adult Education

sscism@nevada.k12.mo.us

Nevada R-V Bowman Building

2015 North West Street
Nevada, MO 64772
417-448-2016

  • 901 S. Grand, El Dorado Spgs. High School, El Dorado Springs, MO 64744
  • 717 East St., Stockton, MO 65785
  • #1 Tiger Dr Stockton, MO 65785
  • 513 W Water St., Greenfield, MO 65661
  • 2015 N West St., Nevada, MO 64772

North Kansas City

Ms. Thaya Fares
Director of Adult Education

Thaya.fares@nkcschools.org

Northland Human Service Center

3100 NE 83rd St Suite 2450 
Kansas City, MO 64119-9998
816-321-5011

  • 3100 NE 83rd St., Ste. 2450, Kansas City, MO 64119
  • 4700 NE Parvin Rd., Kansas City, MO 64117

Parkway of St. Louis

Ms. Mary Grott
Director of Adult Education 
parkwayadulted@parkwayschools.net

Parkway Area AEL

13157 North Olive Spur
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
314-415-4943

  • St. John Church; 15800 Manchester Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011
  • 16695 Wild Horse Creek Rd., Chesterfield, MO 63005
  • Crestview Middle School; 16025 Clayton Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011
  • Rockwood Summit HS;  1780 Hawkins Rd., Fenton, MO 63026
  • Fern Ridge High School, 13157 N. Olive Spur Rd., Creve Coeur, MO 63141
  • Christ Church, 7126 Bruno Ave., Maplewood, MO 63143
  • Christ the King, 11370 Old Halls Ferry Rd., Florissant, MO 63033
  • Faith Baptist Church, 12061 Natural Bridge Rd., Bridgeton, MO 63044
  • Hazelwood Central High School, 15875 New Halls Ferry Rd., Florissant, MO 63031
  • The Center for Youth on the Rise, 12075 Bellefontaine Rd., Spanish Lake, MO 63138
  • Bethany Peace Church, 11952 Bellefontaine Rd., Spanish Lake, MO 63138
  • Hazelwood West High School, 1 Wildcat Lane, Hazelwood, MO 63042
  • Maplewood United Methodist Church, 7409 Flora, Maplewood, MO 63043
  • MERS Goodwill, 2545 S. Hanley Rd., Brentwood, MO 63144
  • Pattonville High School, 2497 Creve Coeur Mill Rd., Maryland Heights, MO 63043
  • Concordance Academy, 1845 Borman Ct., St. Louis, MO 63146
  • Trinity Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 11755 Mehl Ave., Florissant, MO 63033
  • ST Louis County Justice Center, 100 S. Central Ave., Clayton, MO 63105
  • Clayton High School, 1 Mark Twain Circle, Clayton, MO 63105
  • Manchester United Methodist Church, 129 Woods Mill Rd., Manchester, MO 63011

 
Ritenour

Ms. Karen Musemic​
Director of Adult Education

musemick@ritenourschools.org

Ritenour School District

8762 St Charles Rock Road
St Louis, MO 63114
314-493-6412

  • 8762 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Louis, MO 63114
  • St. Louis County Library, 10267 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann, MO 63114
  • Hoech Middle School, 3312 Ashby Rd., St. Ann, MO 63114
  • St. Louis County Library, 10267 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann, MO 63114
 
Sedalia

Ms. Katie Stanley-Dietzman​
Director of Adult Education

kdietzman@sfccmo.edu

State Fair Community College

3201 West 16th Street
Sedalia, MO 65301-2199
660-596-7289

  • 701 Third St., Boonville, MO 65233 (Cooper)
  • 1216 DOC Treatment Center, Boonville, MO 65233
  • 1 North Folger, Carrollton, MO 64735
  • 1701 North 2nd, Clinton, MO 64735
  • 103 E. North Main St., Richmond, MO 64085
  • 805 S. Miami, Marshall, MO 65340
  • 5 Eastwood, Marshall, MO 65340
  • 115 Chestnut, Osceola, MO 64776
  • 3201 West 16th St., Sedalia, MO 65301
  • 1701 West 32nd,  Sedalia, MO 65301
  • Pettis County Jail, 333 South Lamine, Sedalia, MO 65301
  • 1034 B South Maguire St., Warrensburg, MO 64093
  • 130 Lillie Lane, Warsaw, MO 65355
  • 200 Florence, Windsor, MO 65360
 
Springfield

Ms. Ramona George
Director of Adult Education

georger@otc.edu 

Ozarks Technical Community College

1001 East Chestnut Expressway
Springfield, MO 65802
417-447-8861

  • 725 E. Bob Barker Blvd., Springfield, MO 65802
  • 829 West Atlantic St., Springfield, MO 65803
  • 301 N. Main, Springfield 65806
  • 2900 E. Sunshine Springfield, MO 65804
  • 407 W. Broadway St., Bolivar, MO 65613
  • 205 South Pine St., Buffalo, MO 65622
  • 22360 Highway MM, Lebanon, MO 65536
  • 114 E. Commercial, Marshfield, MO 65706
  • 3369 W. Jackson, Nixa, MO 65714
  • 20277 State Highway 413, Reeds Spring, MO 65737
  • 10698 Historic Hwy. 165, Hollister, MO 65672
  • 1000 N. Boonville, Springfield, MO 65802

St. Charles

 

Ms. Amanda Rose
Director of Adult Education

arose@stchas.edu 

Adult Education and Literacy  

St. Charles Community College
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr.
LRC 209​
Cottleville, MO 63376
636-922-8411

  • 1200 Continental Dr., Wentzville, MO 63385
  • 801 First Capitol Dr., St. Charles, MO 63301
  • 200 Academic Way, Troy, MO 63379
  • 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr., Cottleville, MO 63376
  • 9 Cermak Blvd. (ALPLA), St. Peters, MO 63376
  • 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr., Cottleville, MO 63376
  • 725 N. Kingshighway, St. Charles, MO 63301
  • 212 Turner Blvd., St. Peters, MO 63376
  • 559 E. Hwy N., Wentzville, MO 63385
  • 200 Academic Way, Troy, MO 63379
  • 3920 E. Hwy 47, Winfield, MO 63389
  • 342 Vo. Tech Rd ( Temporarily closed) Eolia, MO 63344
  • Northeast Correctional Center, Bowling Green, MO 63334
  • 107 W. Walton, Warrenton, MO 63383

St. Joseph

Ms. Betty Kimberling-Wymore​
Director of Adult Education

betty.wymore@sjsd.k12.mo.us 

St. Joseph Adult Learning Center 

1211 North 18th Street
St. Joseph, MO 64510
816-671-4020

  • Cameron HS 1022 S. Chestnut St., Cameron, MO 64429
  • P & P   3305 Faraon St., St. Joseph, MO 64506
  • Missouri Career Center- 301 S. 7th, St. Joseph, MO 64501
  • Savannah High School - Library Computer Lab, Savannah, MO 64485
  • Citizenship, Annex -Webster Learning Center 1211 N. 18th, St. Joseph, MO 64501
  • HSE, Annex, Webster Learning Center 1211 N. 18th, St. Joseph, MO 64501
  • ELL,Annex, Webster Learning Center 1211 N. 18th, St. Joseph, MO 64501
  • Youth Alliance,5223 Mitchell Ave., St. Joseph, MO 64507

St. Louis City

Ms. Kristine Shannon
Director of Adult Education

Kristine.Shannon@slps.org 

St. Louis Adult Learning Center 

5078 Kensington Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108-1010
314-367-5000

  • Adult Learning Center, 5078 Kensington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108
  • Employment Connection, 2838 Market, St. Louis, MO 63103
  • International Institute, 3401 Arsenal, St. Louis, MO 63118
  • Kingdom House, 1321 South 11th,  St. Louis, MO  63104
  • MERS Goodwill AEL, 1927 Cass,St. Louis, MO 63106
  • Nahed Chapman Prep Family Literacy ESOL, 1520 South Grand, St. Louis, MO 63104
  • ROW, 1914 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103
  • SLATE-Youth Build, 1520 Market Ave., St. Louis, MO 63103
  • SLATE-Career Center, 1520 North Tucker, St. Louis, MO  63103
  • Trinity Annex Building, 2817 Nebraska, St. Louis, MO  63118
  • City Justice Center, 200 South Tucker, St. Louis, MO  63102
  • YMCA Community Literacy, 600 Loughborough, St. Louis, MO  63111
  • Jefferson School, 1301 Hogan, St.  Louis , MO 63106
  • Urban League, 8960 Jennings Station Rd., Jennings, MO 63136
  • Probation & Parole, 8501 Lucas and Hunt,  Jennings, MO  63136
  • St. Louis Youth Build North, 93 North Oaks Plaza.,Normandy, MO  631, MO 63135
  • Oak Hill School, 4300 Morganford, St. Louis, MO 63116
  • Yeatman Middle School, 4265 Athlone, St. Louis, MO 63115
  • St. Louis County Library, 9909 Lewis & Clark Blvd., Riverview Gardens, MO 63136
  • Metropolitan Education and Training Center, 6347 Plymouth Ave., Wellston, MO 63133
  • Normandy United Methodist Church, 8000 Natural Bridge Rd., Normandy , MO 63121

Union

Ms. Alice Whalen 
Director of Adult Education

alice.whalen@eastcentral.edu

East Central College Adult Learning Center

1964 Prairie Dell Road
Union, MO 63084
636-584-6533

  • The Ridge Church of Sullivan, 80 Wildwood Terrace, Sullivan, MO 63080
  • East Central College, 1964 Prairie Dell Rd.,  Union 63084
  • Missouri Job Center, 1108 Washington Square, Washington, MO 63090
  • Tri-County Community Center, 800 W. Union, Pacific, MO 63069
  • First Baptist Church, 450 E. Springfield Rd., St. Clair, MO 63077
  • East Central College, 2303 N. Bishop Ave., Rolla, MO 65401
  • Missouri Job Center, 706 S. Bishop Ave., Rolla, MO 65401
  • Caring Center Triplex Building, 114 W. James Blvd. #1, St. James, MO 65559
  • First Baptist Church, 112 W. Lincoln, Owensville, MO 65066
  • Hermann Community Center, 1902 Jefferson St., Hermann, MO 65041
  • First Presbyterian Church, 701 W. Main St., Cuba, MO 65453
  • East Central College, 1964 Prairie Dell Rd., Union, MO 63084
  • First Baptist Church, 801 N. Cedar St., Rolla MO 65401

University City

Mr. Clay Ware
Director of Adult Education

cware@ucityschools.org 

University City AEL Program

8136 Groby Avenue
University City, MO 63130
314-290-4052

  • McNair Admin. Center, UCAEL, 8136 Groby Rd., University City, MO 63130
  • Women In Charge,1482 82nd St., University City, MO 63132
  • Holy Communion E. Church, 7401 Delmar Blvd., University City, MO 63130

Waynesville

Ms. Tina Woody
Director of Adult Education

twoody@waynesville.k12.mo.us 

Waynesville R-VI School District

1501 State Road F
Waynesville, MO 65583
573-842-2175

  • Truman Education Center, Building 499, Ft. Leonard Wood MO 65473
  • Waynesville Career Center, 400 GW Lane, Waynesville MO 65583

West Plains

Ms. Joan Wright 
Director of Adult Education

joanwright@missouristate.edu

Missouri State University-West Plains

128 Garfield Avenue
West Plains, MO  65775
417-255-7744

  • First United Methodist Church, 422 Hawthorn St., Houston, MO 65483
  • First United Methodist Church, 501 Paul St., Cabool, MO 65689
  • MSU Campus, 401 E. 17th Street, Mountain Grove, MO  65711
  • 201 W. Main, Willow Springs, MO 65793
  • S.W. 4th Ave., Ava, MO 65608
  • East Old Highway 60, Birch Tree, MO 65438
  • 202 N Washington St., Salem, MO 65560
  • 308 Pennsylvania Ave., West Plains, MO 65775