4 Steps to Get Back On Track in High School

Do you feel off track? It’s not too late, nor is it impossible to achieve your graduation goals. Eastlake High School (Eastlake) is a fee-free, tuition-free public school for grades 9-12 that custom builds flexible academic pathways for each at-promise student. We’re different on purpose. Here are simple steps to redirect your focus and get back on track to a bright future.

A smiling Eastlake staff member presents a graduating student with her diploma at Eastlake High School in Colorado Springs.

Fine-tune Your Focus

Feeling lost? No worries. We’ll guide you over a customized bridge to your dream job in the future. Eastlake faculty and staff help you identify your skills, strengths and goals to engineer an academic route that aligns with your interests and fits your learning style. You just have to keep chugging along your graduation track.

Schedule Class Around Your Life

Get a little derailed at a different school? Not all schools are the same. Eastlake is a nontraditional school where flexibility is our jam. Take AM or PM classes, online or in-person, to fit school around your life, not the other way around. You can graduate early, or take the time you need to earn your diploma while overcoming obstacles.

Enjoy the Ride

High school does not have to be grueling. Choose a few electives and join cool clubs that motivate you to keep coming back to school and connect with others of similar interests. Perhaps you’ll want to learn how to cook without a stove or join the e-Sports team! High school is a unique and interesting personal adventure at Eastlake.

Lean On Our Team to Clear Obstacles

Trust our caring faculty and staff with limitless compassion for guiding students toward a bright future. We remove as many obstacles as we can on your path, including our Food Pantry, Community Closet, and transportation. You take the wheel.

Eastlake answered a call for a different kind of education, and we’re not about to let you fall through the cracks. Give yourself the chance you deserve. Truly, it’s not too late. Enroll at Eastlake today!


About Eastlake High School

Eastlake High School is an alternative, tuition-free public high school launched in 2004 as an answer to the growing number of students seeking options on the path to a diploma. Our highly qualified staff meets students where they are, with flexible scheduling and custom-built academic programs. Community, personalized learning and unwavering support are the heart of our mission. Located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, we enroll 9th-12th grade students year-round. Join us – We’re different on purpose