Hannah Reese, CEC Aurora’s Head of School, joined Our Community Broadcast Network to talk all about CEC’s program and how students in Aurora and the state of Colorado take advantage of the opportunities available.
Welcome to CEC Aurora High School!
CEC Aurora High School (CECA) is a Tuition-Free Public Charter School welcoming ALL students in the Douglas County area — offering both Full-Time enrollment and Part-Time enrollment for homeschool and non-public school students.
As a smaller, nurturing campus, CECA provides a personal and supportive atmosphere where students are able to explore and pursue their own unique educational and career pathways. We assess every student who enrolls to meet them where they are academically, no matter the level — and provide them with the opportunity to begin working on college-level courses as soon as they are college ready.
Our campus culture is caring, inclusive, and focused on creating confident, lifelong learners!
- Smaller Class Sizes with Passionate, Enthusiastic and Highly-Qualified Teachers
- STEM and Liberal Arts Focused Curriculum
- Exceptional Pathways Towards FREE College Degrees & Career Credentials
- Services Provided for Students with IEP, 504, ALP, and ELL plans
- Engaging Electives in Robotics, Engineering, Small Engines, Health Science, Ceramics, Painting, Drawing, Career Explorations and more…
- FREE Tutoring for ALL Students
- Healthy Breakfast and Lunches available each day from our Farm-to-School Kitchen!
- FREE Bus Transportation (Locations Based On Student Needs)
- Part-Time On-Campus & Online Enrollment Options for Homeschoolers
CEC recognizes the responsibility we have been entrusted with to deliver a positive and lifelong impact on our students and their families, both academically and in life — and to deliver it with equity and fairness in the Colorado communities we have the privilege to serve. We have created a belief system to guide us in our endeavors in building strong campus communities that are filled with passion, driven by excellence, and dedicated to diversity, equity and inclusion.
News from Our Schools
CEC’s Governing Board meeting is Friday, November 18, 2022 at 3:30 p.m. and will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams. ...
CEC, the largest concurrent enrollment provider in the state, has been recognized for our excellent Concurrent Enrollment Program!
Colorado Early Colleges Inverness and the CEC Network were recently recognized by 9News in Denver in their “Cool School” series for the amazing programs we offer to not only our Inverness campus students, but students throughout our network of campuses and statewide through our online program.
Meet CEC Inverness College Direct Senior, Zack VanConett, an EMT/Firefighter who is pursuing an associate degree in paramedicine!
The application for the Daniels Scholarship Program will open on September 15 with a deadline of October 15. Scholarship...
This month, Anna Watson, a Colorado Early Colleges Inverness senior, will be earning both her high school diploma and her bachelor's degree in applied mathematics from Metropolitan State University of Denver, making her one of the University’s youngest graduates ever.
William Navarrete Moreno is making a big name for himself, not only in Colorado Springs, but also across the state. From graduating a year early, to holding a 4.8 GPA, he will be the first generation in his family to go to college and has been accepted into the Medical School Program at the University of Colorado.
We are excited to share that 2021 CECA alumnus, Malik Jones, has helped Team U.S.A. Paralympic Sled Hockey team win gold in the 2022 Paralympic Winter Beijing Games. Take a moment to learn more about Malik.
We are excited to share that CEC Castle Rock is the recipient of a Colorado Charter School Program expansion grant! This competitive grant award of $900,000 over 2 years will be used for academic programming, technology, furniture and equipment, and staff professional development.
RSVP for One of Our Informational Meetings
Want to learn more to make sure CECA is right for your family? Attend one of our informational meeting, either in-person or virtually. Our leadership team gives a presentation on our programs, staff, culture and we’re there to answer any questions you may have. Choose a date below and RSVP today!
Food & Transportation Services
CEC Food Services is committed to providing delicious and balanced meals through our Farm-to-School meal program. We believe that by providing nutritious and appetizing meals for students using fresh, locally-sourced foods is how we can best support their academic success.
CEC Transportation Services believes that ensuring proper access to learning starts with our students traveling to and from school safely. We are extremely proud to be a charter school network that operates 16 buses with multiple routes and stops along the Front Range in support of our campus locations, and provide our students and their families with this option.