8th Graders and Parents - Check out Colorado Early Colleges!

Check out Colorado Early Colleges – charter high schools where students can earn college degrees for free! 

About Colorado Early Colleges Charter High Schools

Colorado Early Colleges (CEC) is a network of public, charter schools where students earn a 2-year college degree or industry certificate for free in high school. We have two high school campuses in Douglas County: Castle Rock, and Douglas County North (Formerly known as CEC Parker and CEC Inverness). At CEC, we offer accessible, flexible, and individualized education. All of our schools have small class sizes, robust student supports, and highly qualified teaching staff.  

2024-2025 Enrollment Opens November 1st 

Enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year will open on November 1, for more information and to apply visit coloradoearlycolleges.org/enroll. This page has basic information about our programs and campuses, as well as the link to submit an enrollment application. 

School Tours

If you would like to join us for a school tour this fall, sign up using the links below. These opportunities are a great chance to get to meet with our leadership team and see a little bit more of our school. 

·CEC Castle Rock 

·CEC Douglas County North (Formerly known as CEC Parker and CEC Inverness)