6 Things to Know About Eastlake’s Limitless Options

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At Eastlake High School, everyone has options on the path to graduation. We get to know you from the start and help you find the best fit. When you enroll at our tuition-free high school, you’ll start out on our vocational track, earning credits toward graduation, with the flexibility to switch tracks if your goals change. Here are a few of the options you can choose from for your high school experience: 

1. Become a Certified Nursing Assistant Before Graduation

Eastlake partners with a local Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program that can help you obtain a CNA license alongside your diploma. Preparation and coursework are entirely free. Your career and earnings potential will be off and running right after graduation. 

2. Career & Technical Education

We work with Pikes Peak Community College to give you access to practical knowledge and skills that support your future career. Take foundational courses with us and prepare for a career in a variety of fields through Career Start. Career options are wide and varied to find something that interests everyone from veterinary technician to diesel mechanics and many more.

3. Dual Enrollment Option

Interested in earning a college degree? Our small high school offers dual enrollment with Pikes Peak Community College providing the opportunity for students to earn college credit that also counts toward high school credit.  We can help you customize a plan to make your dreams a reality.

4. Graduate & Join the Military

If the military is your calling after graduation, we work closely with recruiters to ensure you earn the correct courses and credits to meet enrollment requirements.

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5. Credit Recovery

Were you told at your high school that you need a few more credits to get to your graduation goal? We can help you find the right courses and the time to fit them into your schedule.

6. Accelerated Learning  

Whether you want to graduate early and get on with college or career, or want to take your time and space out classes so you can work and go to school, at Eastlake you can graduate when you’re ready. You set the pacing and we’ll help you make a plan to graduate when you want, not just when the school year ends. 

Your options are limitless – and at Eastlake they are all 100% tuition-free and fee-free. Join us and we’ll make a plan for your future together. We’re enrolling 9th-12th grade for the 2024-25 school year. 

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.