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Adult Learning Center

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Cummings Foundation

$100K for 100 Grant Award


We are so proud of former NDEC ESL student, Luis, who reports he is doing great at his job and in his life. He returned to NDEC to visit his teacher, Susan. Luis is currently working in the meat department at Market Basket in Reading, MA. Luis hopes to return to class soon as he knows learning English will help him continue to advance in his job.

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Notre Dame Education Center - Lawrence

Notre Dame Education Center-Lawrence is a bridge of hope transforming lives through education for life.

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For those of you new to NDEC-Lawrence - welcome. 
For those who are returning - welcome back.


We, at NDEC, would like to express our sincere gratitude to the friends and family of Mae Burns for their generous donations in her memory. Mae’s daughter, Marcia, is a long time member of the Development Committee at Notre Dame Education Center, who, in many ways, has contributed to the vision and mission here. Our prayers and thoughts are with Marcia and her family at this time.


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The Notre Dame Education Center-Lawrence (NDEC) is a community of learning where  low income adults are empowered to improve and enrich their lives and the lives of their families in an environment that is welcoming, respectful and dignified.  Through access to quality direct services, collaboration and advocacy for positive change, NDEC provides goal-oriented education, skills training, language and literacy development, enrichment opportunities and support services.  NDEC assists and supports adult learners to achieve their next steps and reach their full potential as productive, contributing workers in the community and in society. (Board approved  3-6-2017)

MVRTA Rep Niorka Mendez demonstrates HOW to RIDE the BUS!
Thank you, Niorka!
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When the weather is bad watch Channel 7 news for school closings.

School closings here
El cierre de escuelas aquí

Cuando el tiempo es malo ver canal 7 noticia para el cierre de la escuela