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Why CEC?


CHAMPION Your Future!


Choose CEC Fort Collins...Here's Why



Where FREE College Credit is the Norm for

Our High School Students


At CECFC, in addition to earning a high school diploma, this year 80% of our graduates will earn AA, AS, AAS degrees, and/or certifications all for FREE through opportunities with Front Range, Aims, Red Rocks, and Colorado Mountain Community Colleges.  If students enroll as freshman over 90% of those graduates earn a degree.


Where One to One Academic and Career Advising

Can Fuel Your Future

 Every 9th - 12th grade student receives individualized academic and career advising every semester, every year they attend CECFC.  Our academic advisors specialize in specific career paths and get to know students as individuals not a letter of the alphabet!  




 Where Being Just the Right Size Can

Enhance Your Future


CECFC is the ideal size to give every student the individual attention and the opportunities they need to succeed in school, in college, and in their chosen career.  The high school has 500 on-campus and 300 off-campus students. The middle school serves 300 students. CEC offers small class sizes and a comprehensive college prep program for 6th - 12th graders and the ability to take college courses while in high school.  Our faculty and staff are student focused.  And CEC further enhances your student's success by offering FREE tutoring to every middle/high school student.  



Where Amazing Benefits and Opportunities Can

CHAMPION Your Future
  • We bring the college experience to our campus.
  • Students have the opportunity to take college classes on campus, off-campus or both. 
  • CEC provides part-time opportunities for home school and private school students.
  • CEC's farm-to-table scratch kitchen offers healthy breakfast and lunch choices including a salad bar, and occasional gluten free and vegetarian choices. 
  • iNNOlab/Maker Space and Robotics programs

 Dig Deeper Into All CECFC Has to Offer

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Endorsed Diploma; Post-Secondary and Workforce Readiness Guarantee; CareerWise Opportunites; Global Learning Network School; Award winning state of the art classrooms and facilities  including: art room with kiln and pottery studio, science labs, gym and weight room, and choir, band, and orchestra programs with dedicated practice rooms.