What makes Ardmore a great community? Our people!

Ardmore is a family-oriented community of friendly people with a can-do spirit and the motivation to dream big.

The Ardmore Literacy Initiative is committed to providing access and referrals to educational programs for individuals of all ages so they can unlock their potential and fulfill their dreams.

The Ardmore Literacy Initiative can help by offering programs that help individuals of all ages to:

  • Learn to read;
  • Prepare for their GED certificate; or
  • Learn the English language.

Let us help you on the path to a better future for you and your family.

Did you know?

  • By the year 2018, 39 percent of job openings in the U.S. labor market will require more education than a high school diploma?
  • Currently more than 406,800 adults in Oklahoma don’t have a high school credential?
  • 14 percent of adults in Carter County lack basic prose literacy skills–meaning they struggle to read and write above a third grade level?


Statistics from U.S. Census Bureau 2013; The Springboard Project 2009; National Assessment of Adult Literacy 2003