Welcome to the Regional Office of Education #13

The Regional Office of Education #13 serves educators, students and the families of Clinton, Jefferson, Marion and Washington Counties. Our four-county region is home to 45 public school districts and thirteen private schools. The Regional Office of Education provides regulatory services as outlined in the Illinois School Code. Services include, but aren't limited to:

  • inspect and approve the recognition of public schools annually;
  • provide alternative education for at-risk students;
  • provide professional growth opportunities;
  • enforce truancy laws;
  • ensure proper licensure of teachers and administrators;
  • issue GED transcripts and diplomas