Adult Education and Literacy

Mission and Objectives

  • Assist adults to become literate and obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and self-sufficiency;
  • Assist adults who are parents to obtain the educational skills necessary to become full partners in the educational development of their children; and
  • Assist adults in the completion of a secondary school education.

Classes Offered

Adult Basic Education Classes

Reading, writing, and mathematics for learners functioning at or below the 8th grade equivalency.

HSE Prep Classes

Reading, writing, mathematics, social studies, science and literature for learners functioning at the 9 - 12 grade level.

Transition Programs

Instruction specifically designed to prepare adult learners to enter post-secondary education, higher education, training programs and/or to improve their employability.

Monday - Thursday Sessions are:
session 1 - 8:45 - 10:45 a.m.
session 2 - 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday Night Session:
session 1 - 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Blue Springs Residency is required for admittance to the program.


Contact Information

Hall-McCarter Education Center
5000 NW Valley View Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Phone: (816) 874-3756
Email:Mr. Nielsen

Important Websites

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