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Mission Statement

Each student, regardless of background or skill level, will have the opportunity to pursue a growth mindset that will allow them to achieve mastery and to demonstrate they can succeed in school, in college, and in their chosen career.
No exceptions. No excuses.



Colorado Early Colleges Aurora (CECA) is a tuition-free, open enrollment, public, charter high school that provides its students an opportunity to take college classes and earn a degree. Colorado Early Colleges Aurora (CECA) provides students in 9th-12th grades the opportunity to start working on college-level courses as soon as they are college ready.  CECA students can earn a combination of high school and college credits as they pursue a high school diploma and an Associate degree or higher-- all at no cost to families. Transportation to and from our CECA campus is provided. CECA pays for tuition, fees, and textbooks.