Fred N. Thomas Career Education Center Early College


Builiding Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM, Main Office: 720-423-6600

IMPORTANT DATES: Last day of School, June 03 | Freshman Academy, August 8-12 | Walk-In Registration, August 12

Questions about enrollment? Please contact Registrar, Diana Perez at Diana_Perez@dpsk12.org or 720-423-6636

Recent News

Online Registration for 2022-23

Current DPS families – save time by updating your student’s information online! By completing this process using your Parent Portal account, you can avoid paper forms and save time at the school during the fall return. All SchoolChoice applicants mustContinue Reading

April 13-14 SAT/PSAT Testing Schedule

SAT and PSAT Testing are happening next week! All Students will follow a different schedule due to testing on Wednesday, 4/13 and Thursday, 4/14. In addition, some students will be asked to come in for student support. Those students willContinue Reading

Important update about 2-hour weather delay on February 17

DPS will have a 2 hours late start on February 17. Classes at CEC will start at 9:30am.  11th grade students with morning classes at CCD, you will start the day at CEC instead of CCD.  Students with CCD classes, pleaseContinue Reading

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Career and College Success

With an emphasis on real-world, relevant courses and hands-on work experiences, the DPS CareerConnect program helps students build essential skills that will lead to success in career and college. DPS CareerConnect programs in STEM, business and the arts are available in neighborhoods across Denver. The programs are free and available to all DPS students.  Many of these programs are found here at CEC Early College!

How to Enroll

At CEC Early College, we pride ourselves on guiding students in real-world, college and career experiences.


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