ROE 51 Office Changes

We are practicing social distancing to reduce the spread of coronavirus.  Beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020, ROE 51 will be closed to the public and will suspend the following services:


The Sangamon-Menard Regional Office of Education's Pearson VUE Testing Center is closed beginning March 18, 2020 until April 16, 2020. This includes GED testing, teacher.administrator licensure testing, and Constitution testing.  


All fingerprint background checks will be suspended from March 18, 2020 through March 31, 2020.


Our staff will continue to answer questions via email or phone.  


If you need to request a GED transcript or certificate, please call 217-753-6620 or email 


If you have questions regarding teacher licensure (including substitute and paraprofessionals), please call 217-752-6620 or email


For general questions or inquiries, please call 217-753-6629 or visit our website at .


Please continue to check our Facebook page and website as we will be posting informational updates as they become available.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank you.