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All 2018-19 graduates must complete the following:

 

1.  CEC Graduation Application Click HERE 

DUE DATES

December Grads - October 30

May Grads - January 15

 

 2. The $35 Graduation Fee

Payable by cash, check, or charge at the CECFC High School Bookstore, directly at the Westminster satellite office or mail checks payable to CECFC, 4424 Innovation Drive, Fort Collins, CO  80525.

DUE DATES

December Grads - October 30

May Grads - January 15

Waived for students on Free Lunch

$15 for students on Reduced Lunch

 

 3. CEC Post High School Survey - Click HERE

DUE DATES

December Grads - November 30

May Grads - April 15

Graduation Ceremony

 

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Embassy Suites Loveland*

4705 Clydesdale Parkway

Loveland, CO  80538

 

Mandatory Rehearsal (Graduates Only Please)

Times to be determined

 

Ceremony

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

All guests are welcome - tickets are NOT required

 

Reception Immediately Following

 

*Embassy Suites have reserved rooms for out of town guests. Contact hotel directly for more information 970-593-6200

WEBSITE

 

 

Cap and gown orders will arrive in late April. CEC will send out an email when cap and gowns arrive and are ready to pick up.
 
 
Graduates are encouraged to write their names inside their caps. They are also welcome to decorate the top of their caps following CEC dress code standards:
words, symbols, or pictures which include any references to sex, drugs, tobacco, alcohol, weapons, obscenities, profanities, as well as anything vulgar, lewd, legally libelous, distracting, and/or dangerous are prohibited.
 

IMPORTANT SENIOR DATES & DEADLINES

September 20 – ALL GRADS

Initial Graduation Meeting @ CECFC High School

September 27 – ALL DISTANCE GRADS

Initial Graduation Meeting @ Westminster Satellite Office

October 30 – DECEMBER GRADS ONLY

Graduation Application

October 30 – DECEMBER GRADS ONLY

$35 Graduation Fee*

November 8 – ALL GRADS

Deadline for Jostens Group Order (Cap, Gown, & Tassel Unit and/or graduation supplies) 

November 30 - DECEMBER GRADS ONLY

CEC Post High School Survey

December 11 – DECEMBER GRADS ONLY

All CECFC Fees and Books Due

January 15 - MAY GRADS ONLY

Graduation Application

January 15 – MAY GRADS ONLY

$35 Graduation Processing Fee*

January 31 – ALL GRADS

Senior Picture Deadline – Upload Here

February 9 – ALL GRADS

Deadline for Ordering Yearbook at $55

March 28 – ALL GRADS

Detailed Graduation Meeting @ CECFC High School

April 4 – ALL DISTANCE GRADS

Detailed Graduation Meeting @ Westminster Satellite Office

April 15 – MAY GRADS ONLY

CEC Post High School Survey

May 11 – MAY GRADS ONLY

All CECFC Fees and Books Due

May @ TBD – ALL GRADS

Graduation Rehearsal

May 19 @ 2 pm – ALL GRADS

Graduation Ceremony

June 18 – ALL GRADS

Diplomas are available for pickup at CECFC

 

DECEMBER GRADS ONLY

 

* Graduation Fee

MAY GRADS ONLY

 

·         Waived for students on Free Lunch

ALL GRADS

 

·         $15 for students on Reduced Lunch

 
 
 

Graduation Requirements

The Colorado Early Colleges Board of Directors has established the following graduation requirements for all students pursing graduation. All of the following criteria must be met in order for a student to graduate:

  1. A student must earn credits in the following areas:

Early College

Graduation Requirements

University and Associate Pathway

Career and Technical Education Pathway

English

4

4

Mathematics

4

3

Natural Science

3

2

Social Science

  3*

  2*

World Languages

2

0

College & Career Readiness

1

1

Academic Electives

3

8

Post-Secondary Credential

Associate Degree

OR >= 60 college credits

CTE Certificate

 

 

*Social Science credit includes the satisfactory completion of a civics/government course that encompasses information on both the United States and State of Colorado (C.R.S 22-1-104).

  1. Students are required to participate in and successfully complete the requirements and goals of the Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP) process.
  2. All Colorado Early Colleges graduates must demonstrate college or career readiness based on at least one measure in English and one measure in math listed in the Menu of College and Career-Ready Demonstrations established by the Colorado Department of Education.
Full-time students transferring from other educational programs must meet Colorado Early Colleges’ graduation requirements. Part-time students are not eligible to graduate from Colorado Early Colleges.
 

Diploma Distinctions

With Honors

With High Honors

*Cum Laude

(with praise)

*Magna Cum Laude

(with great praise)

*Summa Cum Laude

(with highest praise)

Postsecondary and Workforce Readiness Endorsement

(PWR Endorsed Diploma)

30+

College Credits

OR

a certificate

60+

College Credits

3.50 Cumulative unweighted GPA

AND

30+ College Credits

3.65 Cumulative unweighted GPA

AND

30+ College Credits

3.80 Cumulative unweighted GPA

AND

30+ College Credits

Includes but is not limited to:

·      College ready in math, English, and three additional college disciplines

·      Completed internship,  volunteering, and work or CEC activity

 

Refer to school for complete requirements

*Diploma Distinction designation is based off Fall GPA Calculations of student's graduating year
 
 
Requirements to qualify as the Valedictorian and Salutatorian are as follows:
a.       Must graduate Summa Cum Laude with High Honors based on weighted GPA*
b.      Must have earned at least an associate degree or 60 college credits toward a bachelor’s degree
c.       Must walk in the graduation ceremony
d.      Valedictorian must give a speech during the graduation ceremony
e.       Must earn an Endorsed Diploma
f.        Must be classified as graduating by December 1 of graduating school year

 

 

For Additional Graduation Information Contact:

 

Laura Boulton / Director of Admissions/Graduation Coordinator

 
 

Colorado Early Colleges Fort Collins

Phone: 970.377.0044 ext.111  Fax: 970.377.1144

laura.boulton@coloradoearlycolleges.org

4424 Innovation Drive  Fort Collins, CO 80525

Letter to Graduates & Parents/Guardians
 
 
 
 
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