The Literacy Council
Serving Macon and Jackson Counties
Dolly parton imagination library
Books are sent monthly to children from birth to their fifth birthday, all free of cost to families.
Middle- and high-school students meet four days a week for assistance with homework, papers, research, and overall comprehension of student curriculum.
High-School equivalency Diploma (Ged)
Courses are offered in collaboration with Southwestern Community College to help students pass their GED test and to better prepare them for the workforce.
English as a Second language (ESL)
Classes are designed for both children and adults from numerous native languaes to teach reading and writing proficiency in the English language.
One-on-one tutoring is available for adults who want to build and/or strengthen their literacy levels.
After School Enrichment
Children from grades K - 5 meet Monday through Thursday throughout the school year for engaging educational activities.
One-on-one tutoring is offered twice a week for K-12 students in any subject.
Free books are handed out to all children in the Highlands Halloween Festival and the Macon County Christmas Parades.
Literacy volunteers work in 5 Macon County Schools to bolster students' reading skills.
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