WELCOME!Thank you for taking the opportunity to visit our site. The Anderson Adult Education Center serves Anderson County School Districts Three, Four and Five.
We believe that education is a lifelong process and does not end when you leave school. Please explore our site to determine if we offer the education opportunities in which you are interested.
We look forward to helping you achieve your goals.
We are located in the historic old North Anderson Elementary School building at 2005 North Main Street, Anderson, SC 29621.Attendance EligibilityAttendance at the Anderson Adult Education Center is authorized by the Board of Trustees and Administration of Anderson School District Five. There is no state attendance law for Adult Education; attendance in our program is optional. Our programs are designed for adults over the age of 18. With the approval of the superintendent, students between the age of 17 and 18 may attend our programs.17 Year old StudentsA student, who has reached the age of 17 and has withdrawn from high school, may apply for an underage waiver. Forms are available under the forms tab at the top. The student will complete the top section and the last school attended will complete the bottom sections. Students must return the forms along with the request documentation before completing our registration forms. Any outstanding fees from the prior school must be paid before you register with Anderson Adult Education.18-21 Year old StudentsStudents must complete the forms under the forms tab at the top of the page. The student will complete the 18-21 year old forms and a SC Verification of Withdrawal form. The student will complete the top section and the last school attended will complete the bottom sections. Students must return the forms along with the request documentation before completing our registration forms. Any outstanding fees from the prior school must be paid before you register with Anderson Adult Education.Enrollment RequirementsStudents may not enroll in adult education while under suspension or expulsion from another school. Students under remainder of the year expulsion may not enroll until July of the next school year. Students under permanent expulsion may not enroll for 1 calendar year from the date of expulsion. Active students who are awaiting trial for a criminal offense may not attend classes until their case(s) are resolved. The Director of the Anderson Adult Education Center reserves the right to limit or prohibit the attendance and/or enrollment of any student who is disruptive or potentially dangerous to staff or other students.All students are required to pre-register prior to attending Orientation.All students are required to attend an Orientation session prior to enrollment.Anderson Adult Education does not discriminate in admission or access to its education programs, nor in the treatment of its applicants for employment, nor in any of its programs and activities, nor does it use any other unlawful criteria such as age, race, sex, disability, religion, or national origin in its dealings with employees, students, or the general public.