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At CEC you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn career skills and gain industry certifications
  • Participate in challenging academic programs
  • Take high school and college courses simultaneously
  • Earn college credit at no cost
  • Gain real world experience

    CEC graduates are prepared to:

      • Successfully transition to post-secondary education
      • Take on entry-level jobs in their area of career specialization
      • Enter college and/or career with confidence
      • Make good decisions, problem solve and accept responsibility
      • Meet the demands of our rapidly changing world

      At CEC you will do something real!

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      Click the button below to go to our online application. Deadline for 2015-2016 school year is January 30th.

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      Meet Our Staff

      With years of teaching and industry experience our academic and career teachers prepare CEC students for success.

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      Want to make sure CEC is the right fit for you? Arrange a tour to visit our academic classes and career programs.

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      CEC Values & Beliefs

            • Students learn best with a variety of methods, including multiple avenues to “experience” the learning.
            • Students learn best with content connects to future goals
            • Students learn best when their voices are valued in the classroom
            • Students realize success involves striving through mistakes, which are the “portals of discovery.” (James Joyce)
            • Students will receive academic support, leading to independence and interdependence
            • Students learn best when they are in a safe and caring environment
            • Students learn best with consistent, high expectations.

      Latest CEC News & Info

      Congratulations to CEC’s Future Entrepreneurs

      Mr. Alvarez’s Business class at CEC Middle College of Denver is creating a new generation of entrepreneurs, many of whom are getting an early start on learning what it takes to start-up their own small businesses. Recently, there have been two contests for individuals and groups to create business plans to earn financing to get […]

      Congratulations to Devon Soto—Daniels Fund Scholarship Recipient

      Being a Daniel’s Fund Scholar is a coveted honor. To earn the scholarship is to truly have succeeded in one’s high school experience. “The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities.” (Daniels Fund website) This year […]

      The 10th Annual Rich Barton Memorial Car Show

      Car enthusiasts! CEC is proud to announce our 10th annual car show in the memory of Rich Barton. Normally the show is held on a Friday, but has been moved to celebrate the 10th year! The new date is Saturday, May 23, 2015, starting at 9:00a.m. The car show will be open to the community […]