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University of Colorado's Pre-Collegiate Development Program

Shaw Heights Middle School has a partnership with the University of Colorado's Pre-Collegiate Development Program. The program is designed to adequately prepare first generation college bound students in 7th and 8th grade to enroll in a college preparatory curriculum and successfully complete their secondary career. The program offers students the opportunity to participate in Saturday Academies consisting of topics such as: study skills,note-taking, test preparation, communication skills, leadership, career exploration, cultural enrichment and high school transition preparation. The program will also provide programming around academic subjects such as science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. 


Interested students should complete an application and turn it in to Ms. Mathis by 11/2. Interviews will take place soon after and students will receive a pass with their interview times.