District 7 Adult Education Receives Best Performance Award
West Tennessee Adult Education had a wonderful year in 2016-17. They recently received the Tennessee Adult Education Best Performance Award for the district having the highest graduation percentage. They serve Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Madison, McNairy, Obion, and Weakley Counties. “We served over 2,100 students and helped 618 students earn high school equivalency diplomas. Many more are still studying and preparing to take the test to earn their diploma. They have hosted and/or attended seven graduations to celebrate with graduates and their families.” “We are so proud of our staff for all their hard work and commitment to serve adults. I’m sure many of them were wondering if all this would really work. This is where I first heard the phrase, “We’re building the…
For the complete story, see the July 26th edition of The Lexington Progress.