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Shelby County Literacy Council

Listing Last Update: April 17, 2019


206 East Walnut
Shelbina, MO 63468

Primary Contact

Kathy Lackey

(660) 651-1765

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills
  • To become a U.S. citizen

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Mission Statement

The Shelby County Literacy Council's objective is to advocate learning as a life-long process. The Council's philosophy is that learning opportunities should be available to every individual striving to reach his/her fullest potential necessary to succeed in daily life, on the job, and in society.

Hours of operation: Monday and Wednesday 8:00am-12:00pm

Cost info: There is no cost for classroom instruction. The cost of taking the HiSET is currently $95. Scholarships are available to pay part of the testing fees. Online instruction is also available to complement classroom instruction. Citizenship classes are also available as well as English as a second language classes.

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