Lamar Career & Technical Center – Lamar, MO
501 Maple, Lamar, MO 64759 Office (417) 682-3384
We believe that learning is a continuous life long process that starts in the home and is nurtured in the public school system, with this district environment providing a positive, safe learning experience.
The Mission of the Lamar R-I School District & Lamar Career & Technical Center is to provide quality education for each student that will impact his or her lives with meaningful purpose and successful direction.
Courses offered at Lamar Career & Technical Center:
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Practical Nursing – This 10 1⁄2 month program consists of theory classes and clinical experiences at area hospitals, long term care facilities and other community agencies. Individuals wishing to apply to the program must have a high school diploma or GED and obtain a satisfactory score on the entrance exam (TEAS). Financial Aid is available to qualified students.
Child Development Associate (CDA) – Students in the program will learn how to nurture the emotional, physical, intellectual, and social development of children.
CNC Training – Students in this class will learn how to use measuring tools, blueprint reading, basic manual machining, and beginning CNC operation of the lathe and milling machine.
Beginning Computers – Designed for beginners, this class will introduce you to the personal computer from start-up to shut down. Familiarize yourself with computer terminology and equipment. Learn applications, management, internet browsing, and navigating email.