Educational opportunities at every level abound in and around Litchfield, resulting in a workforce that is effective and motivated at most skilled labor and management levels.
The Litchfield Community School District, private school and the Lincoln Land Community College's Arts & Technology Center combined to provide a continuum of consistent and high quality educational opportunities for area students. These schools also offer customized training programs for business and industry.
In addition, Litchfield area residents have easy access to affordable two-year and four-year colleges and universities within a 30-mile radius. These institutions range from public schools such as University of Illinois – Springfield, Southern Illinois University –Edwardsville and Lincoln Land Community College to smaller private institutions such as Blackburn College. Many students from Litchfield attend these popular schools.
The Litchfield Community School District #12 has been recognized as a SchoolSearch Bright Star District, one of only 81 Illinois School District to be honored out of 869 total districts. The Litchfield Schools also have multiple national Board Certified Teachers.
Students at Litchfield High School can take dual-enrollment and dual credit classes to earn up to 23 college credits before graduation. Visit http://www.litchfieldpanthers.org for more information.
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A GREAT Location For Workforce!
The success of any business relies upon effective people. Litchfield's productive workforce offers a proven work ethic with low absenteeism and high productivity. Well-trained, skilled and entry-level workers are readily available in the area. Mangers and skilled professionals are attracted to the quality lifestyle. In addition, a daily inflow of employees from the region provides and expanded available workforce. Some of our local employers include Fisher Ludlow, International Filter, NAPCO, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Pittsburg Pipe, Schutt Manufacturing, Sierra International, St. Frances Hospital, Wal-Mart and Worksaver.
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