Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Smart Serve is only offered every two years * it will not be offered in 2016
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-725-8360
Fax 705-725-8359
Primary Contact Marion Dixon, Co-ordinator, Barrrie Learning Centre - Adult & Continuing Education; Email:
Alternate Contact Anna Massimiliano-Irving, Vice Principal, Adult & Continuing Education
Site Information
Site Location Bayfield Mall north end side entrance
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Learning Centre, Bayfield Mall
320 Bayfield St, Unit 68
Barrie, ON L4M 3C1
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Bayfield St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Education Centre * Ontario Secondary School Certificate (Grade 10) * Ontario Secondary School Diploma (Grade 12) * College and University prerequisites * apprenticeship prerequisites * workplace certificates * driver education * Personal Support Worker * English as a second language * Phoenix program (day school for age 18-20 year olds) * computer courese * assistance with Ministry of Education correspondence courses * e-learning * Leadership courses * EduTravel * summer school * operated by the Simcoe County District School Board 
ADULT UPGRADING PROGRAMS - Classes in Literacy and Essential Skills (LES) to adults 19 years of age or older  
ADULT DAY SCHOOL CREDIT COURSES - Math, English, Computers, Sciences, Law, Geography, Social Sciences and more 
NIGHT SCHOOL - Math, English, Sciences and more 
SUMMER SCHOOL - Designed for students of all ages, Grade 7-11 Remedial program, 7-8 Literacy and Numeracy, full credit courses including Civics and Careers  
CORRESPONDENCE COURSES - Designed for students 18 years and older, begin anytime, Ministry of Education credit courses, complete credits at home, individual assistance by qualified teachers available 
See separate record for Adult High School Diploma Program 
PART-TIME AND GENERAL INTEREST COURSES - English as a Second Language (See separate record) * Driver Education * Learn to Speak Spanish and Greek (offered based on minimum enrollment)
Hours Office September-June Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Office July-August Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Class hours vary, call for information
Dates Year round * Summer courses July and August
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Eligibility Adults * Simcoe County residents * 18yrs old or out of school for 1 year, exceptions may apply * Adult Upgrading Programs 19yrs and up * Phoenix Program 18-20yrs * Correspondence Students 18 yrs or older, not attending a secondary school * students attending a secondary school part-time may register with written approval from their school principal
Application Registration
Languages English
Fees Program - vary depending on course
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Adult Education Centre ; Adult High School Diploma Program ; Adult Learning Centre ; Barrie Learning Centre ; Smart Serve ; Smartserve
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name Simcoe County District School Board
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1992
Funding Regional / Municipal - Simcoe Country District School Board
Elections n/a
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Alcohol Regulation ; Apprenticeship Preparation ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ; Distance Education ; Driver Training ; Language Instruction ; Leadership Development ; Summer School Programs