Regional Office of Education

Regional Office of Education (ROE #40 Alternative Education Programs)

The Adult Learning Center
This GED preparation program, operated under the guidelines set forth for the Illinois Community
College Board, is open to residents of Calhoun, Greene, Jersey and Macoupin Counties who are 16
years of age or older and interested in obtaining the General Education Diploma (GED). Some high
school credit classes are offered on a limited basis. Enrollment is open-entry/ open-exit, free of
charge, and features individualized instruction.

Regional Safe Schools Program
This highly-structured alternative education program is for students in grades 6-12 who are at-risk
of school failure. Safe School operates under the guidelines of the Illinois State Board of Education
and State and Federal laws. In addition to individualized academic instruction, students receive
behavior modification and personal responsibility training as a major part of the curricular offering
of the Safe Schools Program. For further information, contact the Regional Office of Education at