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1437 Poland Spring Rd. • MSAD 61 & 72 • Casco, ME 04015
adulted@lakeregionschools.org • 207-627-4291 Toll Free: 1-888-825-4291 • Fax: 207-627-3113
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Make Your College Plans a Reality!

Our College transistions program can help you prepare you for college!

College Success Class:

A blended learning class combining face-to-face classroom sessions with online learning assignments and interaction. This course will focus on the essential skills of a successful college student which will include study skills, time management, decision making strategies, financial literacy, career pathways exploration and academic readiness. This class fuliflls a required college graduation credit at both Central and Southern Maine Community Colleges.

Class runs October 3-Novemebr 14. The 3rd and 14th are live classes on Wednesdays 10-12 in Naples

ACCUPLACER Prep:

Work with an instructor on skills to prepare you to successfully take your ACCUPLACER palcement tests. This is a great opportunity to work on skills, which will prepare you to successfully take the ACCUPLACER placement tests and enter college level classes. Rolling admission at all locations.

College Transistions advising:

Work with an advisor who will support you through the transistion into college. These services include one-on-one support, college and career guidance, financial planning and skills development.

Interested students should call our office @ 627-4291 or email rhonda.jacobson@lakregionschools.org

It always seems impossible until it's done.- Nelson Mandela

 

Posted by AE Admin  on August 16, 2018

SMCC Fall Classes Offered Locally

Southern Maine Community College is gaian offering classes @ Lake Region High School and Vocational Center this Fall.

English Composition                                                                    ENGL 100-Tuesdays 3:30-6:15 PM

College Algebra                                                                            MAT 141-Mon/Wed 3:30-4:45 PM

Intro To Psychology                                                                      PSYC 100 Wednesdays 6-9:45 PM

 

Classes begin: August 27 and end December 15.

Visit the Southern Maine Community College website

smccme.edu

or phone SMCC @ 741-5500

for more information.

 

Posted by AE Admin  on August 2, 2018

Spring 2018 Graduation

Congratulations to the spring 2018 graduating class!

We are so proud of all of our students and all of their hard work! 

 

Posted by AE Admin  on July 10, 2018

Computer Science-Accelerated Training Program with TechHire and University of Maine Augusta

Do you excel at analytical thinking and enjoy working with computers?

Ever wonder if you possess the digital competencies to build a career in IT?

Do you have what it takes to start a career in this field and want to learn those high demand skills?

UMA Accelerated Training provides flexible, online and in-person, 3-semester program throughout the academy year, with a curriculum devised to support the success of a wide range of learners, including novices and career-changers looking for challenging and rewarding employment. For those that currently lack the technical skills, UMA's innovative program is a wonderful resource for Maine people interested in attaining digital skills and quality employment.

Training Pathways

  • Web Design Development and Security
  • Programming
  • Database
  • Data Science

Prerequisites

  • Resident of Maine
  • HS Diploma or equivelent
  • Ages 17-29
  • Unemployed or Underemployed
  • Proof of authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Testing/Assessments required

Outcome

Upon successful completion of the 18-credit laser certificates, students will receive a certificate documenting the student's accomplishments and understanding of pertinent IT skills withing their chosen consideration. These skills/courses have been vetted by Maine employers and are recognized bas key skills in entering the IT workforce.

Grant Funded

At no cost to TechHire enrollees! For more information and to get started contact us @ 627-4291 or email techhire207@gmail.com

Deadline August 3rd -For enrollment in the Fall 2018 semester.

 

Posted by AE Admin  on July 10, 2018

Summer 2018 Session starts July 9!

Our summer programming will start on July 9 in Casco, Naples and Fryeburg

We will be offering the following;

College Success Class: A blended learning class combining face-to-face classroom sessions with online learning assignments and interaction. This course will focus on the essential skills of a successful college student which will include study skills, time management, decision making strategies, financial literacy, career pathways exploration and academic readiness. This class fulfills a required college graduation credit at both Central and Southern Maine Community Colleges. 

Class runs July 18- August 29, 2018. July 18 and August 29 are live classes on Wednesdays 10:00-12:00 in Naples.

 

ACCUPLACER Prep: Work with an instructor on skills to prepare you to successfully take your ACCUPLACER placement tests. This is a great opportunity to work on skills, which will prepare you to successfully take the ACCUPLACER placement tests and enter college level classes.

College Transitions advising: Work with an advisor who will support you through the transistion into college. These services include one-on-one support, college and career guidance, financial planning and skills development.

HiSET/High School Diploma: Work with our instructors towards completing courses to earn your diploma or equivalency.

Interested students should call our office @627-4291

or email rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org

 

Posted by AE Admin  on May 1, 2018

It's never too late to graduate! Now is the time to work towards your Diploma or HiSET!

Take the step you will never regret!

 

Adult High School Diploma

Students work towards completing required credits for graduation.

HiSET-High School Equivelency Test(formerly GED)

Students work on demonstrating proficiency in 5 content areas.

 

Both adult education diploma pathways will prepare you for any work, college or any psot-secondary goals you wish to pursue.

 

Call our office @ 207-627-4291

or

email us

adulted@lakeregionschools.org to see what program would be best for you.

It's Never Too Late To Graduate!

 

Posted by AE Admin  on April 1, 2018

College-Yes, it's possible!

If you have been thinking about going back to school and futhering your education our

Lake Region and Fryeburg Area Adult Education's College Transistions Program

could be perfect for you!

 

Our college preparation program will set you up for success with:

College and Career Guidance

     We can help you explore the right college and career

Academic Skills Development

     Prepare for and take college placement exams

Financial Planning

     Everyone's financial situation is different. We will help you find ways to afford college.

Ongoing Support

     We offer free resources and support to help you succeed every step of the way!

College Admission

     You are college material. We'll help you find your place and get you there.

 

We are very excited to also be offering our College Success Class which is a blended learning class focusing on the essential skills of a successful college student. These skills include study skills, time management, decision making strategies, financial literacy, career pathways exploration and academic readiness. This class fulfills a required college graduation credit at both Central Maine and Southern Maine Community Colleges. Students who pass this course will be awarded 1 credit hour on his/her college transcript!

Call or email us today to find out more about this program!

Call 627-4291 or email rhonda.jacobson@lakeregionschools.org

 

Posted by AE Admin  on October 12, 2017

Spring 2017 CNA Pinning Ceremony

Our Spring 2017 Certified Nursing Assistant class will be having their pinning ceremony on June 15, 2017 @ 7 PM at the Crooked River School. This celebration marks the completion of the coursework and clinical experience required to prepare for their state exam. These students also received additional coursework that qualified them to earn the State of Maine WorkReady credential- an acknowledgement that they have demonstrated high standards of work-readiness skills.

We are so proud of all of the hard work and dedication these ladies! Congratulations to all of our hardworking CNA students! 

 

Posted by AE Admin  on June 6, 2017

Spring 2017 Adult Education Graduation

This is the time of year we all look forward to in the field of education: GRADUATION! We are lucky in the adult education world-we get to do two a year! Our spring graduation will be held on June 15th @ 6:00 PM at the Crooked River School. Our graduates wil receive their diplomas and their friends and families will come to witness the event and help them celebrate and acknowledge their acheivements. We know how hard our students work to complete their education. Adult students are juggling family, work and all of life's responsibilities. They still manage to find the time to work with our staff to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to receive their adult high school disploma or the HiSET high school equivelency diploma. we are so proud of them for their hard work and acheivements!

Congratulations To ALL of our hardworking graduates!

 

 

 

Posted by AE Admin  on June 6, 2017

Essentials of College Planning Workshop

We are partnering with the Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) to offer a workshop taught by Christy Le on Essentials of College Planning:

Wednesday, April 26th

10am - 12pm

Bridgton Town Office, 8 Iredale St., Bridgton, ME

This workshop introduces people to educational opportunities in general and MEOC services in particular. This interactive workshop touches on the four steps in the college process: admissions, financial aid, career and study skills. The admission section reviews college options, the college search process and the application structure. The fundamentals of financial aid, including the filing process and the applications are covered in detail. Career options and counseling are introduced. Effective transitions into college, college readiness and study skills are discussed. The participant receives 101 The Essentials of College Planning Workbook, The Post Secondary Guide to Education in Maine, The Student Guide, and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

For more information and to register, call 207-627-4291 or email our College & Career Advisor.

 

Posted by AE Admin  on April 6, 2017

 
 

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1437 Poland Spring Rd. • MSAD 61 & 72 • Casco, ME 04015
adulted@lakeregionschools.org • 207-627-4291 Toll Free: 1-888-825-4291 • Fax: 207-627-3113