Applications accepted for Early College High School

Early College High School, Greeley-Evans School District 6's newest high school opening in the Fall of 2015,  will be enrolling up to 125 ninth grade and 125 tenth grade students for the 2015-2016 school year.

ECHS is a cooperative partnership between District 6 and Aims Community College that provides students the opportunity to obtain a two-year associates degree while simultaneously earning a high school diploma. College credits earned will automatically transfer to any Colorado college or university, and many institutions in other states.

All applicants must submit one (1) recommendation to be completed by a teacher, counselor, school administrator or person who is familiar with the student's work habits. Recommendations can be submitted via electronic form found on the ECHS website at, via email or letter. Please send all recommendations to or deliver them to Paul Francisco, Early College High School Recommendation, Greeley-Evans School District 6, 1025 9th Avenue, Greeley, CO 80631. Make sure the student's first and last name is included in the recommendation so it can be matched with the appropriate application.

This year, applicants must be in the eighth grade or freshmen in high school. All applications are due by Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. If the number of applications exceed the number of seats available, a lottery will be held at ECHS to determine enrollment. Students will be informed if they are to register for classes at ECHS or if they have been placed on a wait list. All applications delivered after Feb. 15 will be accepted and student’s names will be added to the wait list in the order they are received.

There will be an informational meeting from 5-6 p.m. Jan. 14 at the Early College High School, 5590 West 11th Street in Greeley.

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