Early College High School Week


More than 80,000 high school students nationwide can earn free college credentials at early college high schools, and that number keeps on growing. We invite you to join Early College High School Week, the national celebration of early college achievements. Over 280 early colleges across 32 states will give recognition to their impressive results and promote the expansion of opportunity to postsecondary credentials and rewarding careers.

April 22-28, 2018

Join us by following Early College High School Week on Facebook and Twitter, and get involved in the conversation by using #earlycollegeweek!

For general inquiries, interviews with early college experts, or to connect with participating schools in your area, contact Eugenie Inniss, einniss@jff.org, 857.268.4180.


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Goals of Early College High School Week

  • Build local support for the early college movement through local and national media visibility.
  • Promote partners' roles in building a national network that achieves results for students.
  • Elevate the successes of early colleges in the eyes of local and national funders.
  • Promote the expansion of early college across schools and districts to local and national stakeholders and decision makers.

Resources for Early College High Schools

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