Tri-County Educational Center

Tri-County Educational Center (TCEC) is an innovative high school for alternative students ages 14 - 21 and adult students aged 22+. We offer a free, accredited High School Diploma from Ferndale Public Schools to all students in Wayne, Macomb & Oakland County. Graduate on your terms! Anytime. Anywhere.


Online Courses 

Whether you are looking to Recover Credits or Self-Direct your path to your diploma, our online courses enable learning your way.

  • Earn your diploma faster than anywhere else
  • Online Course Options
  • ​Night School Options
  • Credit Recovery
  • Self-Directed Learning


On-Site Learning

Our Ferndale campus is conveniently located in Detroit's nearest northern suburb. Serving students in Oakland, Wayne and Macomb Counties, TCEC offers an alternative to traditional education, with online, on-site and blended learning options. Offering our students online coursework and on-site teaching and mentoring, TCEC creates an environment where teachers really care and students really learn.


Career Support

TCEC is committed to your success, in high school and beyond.

Career Counselors

Our career counselors will help you get hired FAST!  Get interview prep, job skills, certification & experience while you learn.

  • Direct Pipeline to work through MIWorks
  • Career Counseling
    • Write your resume
    • Learn Interview Skills
    • Discover High Demand Jobs in Growing Industries

Contact our Career Readiness Counselor, Pam Bellaver, for more info »


Career Pathways

Get trained toward a PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE in a high-demand career field.
 

  • manufacturing
  • construction
  • IT
  • healthcare
  • logistics (warehouse)


Free Certified Endorsements: Learn More, Earn More

Get a FREE certified endorsement in one of these growing industries with our new TCEC Workforce program.

  • Disaster Relief& Clean-Up
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Information Technology
  • Construction

TCEC Workforce logo 

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Resources You Need to Succeed

TCEC is not a charter school, or a for-profit business. We are part of Ferndale Public Schools, and we care about helping all the members of our community. 

One-To-One Technology

We offer laptop computers and WiFi cards to every student, to make online learning easy and accessible.

Educational Mentors

Our student counselors can help you through all of lives challenges and help you succeed in achieving your educational goals.

On-Site Career Support Services

Explore career opportunities, Practice resume building, get interview tips and more right here.

 


Core Curriculum

High School Completion

This is a chance for anyone to complete their high school diploma. We have traditional and on-line courses during the day, afternoon and evening. It is never too late to get your diploma and move on to the dreams you have set for your life.

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Caring teachers will help you to improve your reading, writing, and math skills and provide computer support. Raise your confidence, learn new skills, and be proud of what you can accomplish.

English As A Second Language (ESL)

We offer ESL courses at Jewish Vocational Services in the evening from 5:30pm - 9:30pm  

                29699 Southfield Rd, Southfield. North of 12 Mile Rd.

 

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Name
Building
Position
Phone
Bauer, Erika
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4301
Danek, Doug
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4302
Grand, Linda
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4304
Kinnunen, Tricia
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4305
Lovins, Christine
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4306
Lovins, Joseph
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4307
Mroczkowski, Matt
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4310
Roy, Christina
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4309
Wilbert, Benjamin
Tri-County Educational Center
Teacher
248-586-8900 x4311

DIRECTOR'S CORNER

Administration Staff

Karl Khoury
Principal
248-586-8612
Dima Walters
Assistant Principal
248-586-8904
Madeline Michalik
Secretary
Avery Gaden
Data & Program Analyst

Counselors

Heather Malnofski
Counselor
248-586-8902
Michelle Mirkes
Counselor
248-586-8899

Calendar & News

First Day of School

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

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