Denver West Concurrent Enrollment

at 951 Elati St, Denver, 80204 United States

All students who take college classes at Denver West High School Campus can receive information here.

Denver West Concurrent Enrollment
951 Elati St
Denver , CO 80204
United States
Contact Phone
P: (720) 423-5310


Concurrent Enrollment: Smoothing The Path To College Across Colorado, more than 6,000 high school students are enrolled in free college courses. At West, enrollment in college courses is steadily increasing, creating more opportunities for our students to be successful in college after graduation. In Colorado, state authorized concurrent enrollment programs allow high school students to take college classes, paid for by the school district, helping them get on track for a successful college career before graduation. Thanks to its location, students at West have a unique opportunity to take courses for several colleges and technical schools. From the University of Colorado, Denver to CEC Middle College, West Cowboys have a variety of concurrent enrollment options. During the Fall semester, seven classes were offered for concurrent enrollment including Ethnic Studies, Chicano Studies, Criminal Justice, Public Speaking, College Algebra and Introduction to Computer Applications. More than 300 students have taken advantage of this free opportunity to earn college credit. Combined, they completed more than 1,000 hours of college credit for free before even graduating from high school. A Colorado state education department report found that 28.6 percent of high school students entering universities and college needed remedial courses. By enrolling in college courses early, West students are setting themselves apart from their peers and will be better equipped to meet the challenges of post-secondary education. To help students complete their work and utilize online tools related to courses, West offers a laptop-lending program. Students enrolled in college courses may check out a laptop for 48 hours. This program has been very successful with a large number of students checking out computers and is looking into ways to make more available for students. If your child is enrolled in college courses, please remind them that attendance is critical to their grade and overall success. At the college level, students are expected to manage their own time and schedules. By learning these skills now, your child will have a much easier time when entering college full time. Continue lack of attendance can impact grades significantly. Next semester we look forward to enrolling even more students in college level courses, as well as provide more options for tutoring to keep everyone on track. If you would like more information on concurrent enrollment, contact Yolanda Garduno at 720-423-5310.

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Colorado Academy
Denver , CO United States

Colorado Academy is an independent nonsectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students from Pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade. The school's campus is located in Lakewood, Colorado and serves approximately 945 students.Colorado Academy follows a trimester calendar with grades issued at the conclusion of each term. Classes in all divisions follow a six-day rotating schedule. Each class meets a minimum of four out of every six days. Classes meet for 70 minutes. Students (Upper School) take five academic classes each trimester.HistoryColorado Academy was established in 1906 as the Hill School for Boys in the Capitol Hill neighborhood in Denver, Colorado, and by 1923 was called the Colorado Military School. Military training was incorporated into the curriculum. The school outgrew its space during World War II and in 1947, moved from its location near the University of Denver to its present location in Lakewood, just outside of the Denver city limits. In 1955, the school began shifting its focus away from military training. Under the leadership of F. Charles Froelicher, Colorado Academy emerged as a college preparatory school for boys. The school became coeducational in 1971.CampusThe school's present campus was purchased in 1947. Then known as the Kirk estate, it had been the country home of Jesse Welborn, president of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company. The campus has buildings for each division, including a state-of-the-art Upper School that opened in January 2013, that features an innovation laboratory, expanded science labs and classrooms. The campus includes two libraries: a Lower School Library and the Raether Library, Newton Athletic Center, Froelicher Theatre, Schotters Music Building, Welborn House, Smith Center, Stevens Arts Center and the Campus Center/Bookstore. The CA campus also has a number of athletic fields, such as Stuie's Courts (8) (Tennis), Wright Field, Simms Field, Firman Field, Slater Field (turf) and a baseball field that was renovated in 2014.

Swansea Elementary
4650 Columbine St Denver , CO 80216 United States

Swansea is a high growth & high performing elementary school in northeast Denver, serving grades ECE-5th.

Colorado School of Acting - Denver
1571 Race Street, Suite B Denver , CO 80206 United States

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West Legacy and WGA will have open registration on the following dates. 8/6 3-7pm 8/7 3-7pm 8/8 3-8pm 8/9 10-4pm Offices will also be open from 8-3:30 each day for walk-in registration.

Published on 2014-08-05 04:55:49 GMT

Pack the House is this Friday Boys and Girls Basketball vs. Lincoln Lancers. Boys play at 5:30 Girls play at 7:00 Wear your school colors and represent!!!

Published on 2014-02-13 03:16:05 GMT

Attention West Legacy there is NO late start on Friday you must also do your college check in it is MANDATORY. Good news YOU CAN WEAR RED FRIDAY!!!

Published on 2014-02-12 03:35:15 GMT

West High School Campus this is a friendly reminder there is NO SCHOOL for all schools so enjoy your 3 day weekend and stay warm.

Published on 2014-02-06 02:33:37 GMT

Friday January 31st is a late start day for West Legacy!!

Published on 2014-01-31 02:31:28 GMT

West Legacy students please see important dates coming up as well as some changes. Mandatory parent teacher conference has been moved to Tuesday 1/21 from 4-7. Please share this info on your pages. 1/21 Teacher/Parent Conferences 1/17 Late Start Friday 1/20 No School 1/31 Late Start Friday 4/23 ACT All Juniors 5/31 Graduation 7:00pm

Published on 2014-01-14 03:15:10 GMT

All West Students taking college classes this semester there is no college check in on Friday January 10th.

Published on 2014-01-10 05:46:01 GMT

Concurrent Enrollment UPDATE FOR FALL 2013 This semester 184 students took a college class either at West HS, CCD, EGOS, Pickens Tech or University Colorado Denver. Students earned 647 college credits the cost and savings for students was $57,747. The BEST news of all was that we had a 89% passing rate. Congratulations to all the West High Students who worked hard and successfully completed their college class.

Published on 2014-01-08 03:11:32 GMT

Merry Christmas to all West campus families and students!🎅🎄😄

Published on 2013-12-25 22:18:05 GMT

Upcoming Dates 11/5 Thanksgiving Canned Food Drive Starts 11/20 Community Thanksgiving dinner 5-7pm Cafeteria 11/22 Late Start Friday 11/25-29 Fall Break 12/13 Late Start Friday 12/18-20 1st Semester Finals

Published on 2013-11-11 20:20:10 GMT

Students if you are interested in taking college classes at Emily Griffith or CCD please see Yolanda Garduno in room 222 to find out your options.

Published on 2013-11-06 03:20:33 GMT

Upcoming Dates 10/30 Halloween Art Show 5:00-6:00 pm 10/30 Trick or Treat Street (gym) 5:00-8:00 pm 11/4 Thanksgiving Canned Food Drive Begins 11/1 Late Start Day 11/1 Senior Panoramic Picture 11:00 am in the gym 11/11 No School Veterans Day 11/12 No Students/Planning/Assessment Day 11/22 Late Start Friday 11/25-29 Fall Break 12/13 Late Start Friday 12/18-20 1st Semester Finals

Published on 2013-10-30 03:33:11 GMT

Senior Panoramic Picture Friday, November 1st at 11:00am. Seniors will report to their 4th hour class and then will be dismissed to the gym by teachers at 11:00am.

Published on 2013-10-30 03:30:58 GMT

Trick or Treat Street and Art Show Wednesday, Oct. 30th Come and join our West Community as we enjoy some fun and candy. · Halloween Art Show 5:00-6:00 pm · Trick or Treat Street (gym) 5:00-8:00 pm

Published on 2013-10-30 03:30:31 GMT

Halloween is next week! Students are allowed to wear costumes, but the following rules will be enforced. 1. No masks, face paint is ok 2. No weapons 3. No gangster costumes 4. Skirts, dresses and shorts must adhere to the body coverage dress code 5. Red is acceptable as long as it is not gang affiliated and is part of a costume, no red on regular street clothes

Published on 2013-10-24 01:44:31 GMT

Next late start Friday Nov. 1st (NOT this Friday) so please be sure to report at 7:30 am tomorrow.

Published on 2013-10-18 02:40:04 GMT

College Fair tomorrow Denver West High gym from 9:30 to 10:30 it is mandatory for all juniors and seniors