Statewide Online School to Hold In-Person Graduation Ceremony
WESTMINSTER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Colorado
Preparatory Academy (CPA), an accredited, full-time online public
school, will hold an in-person graduation ceremony to celebrate the
Class of 2017 on Friday, June 2, at 11 a.m. at the Kenneth King Academic
and Performing Arts Center in Denver.
Thirty-nine high school seniors will graduate from CPA, which serves
students statewide in kindergarten through 12th grade. The school
specializes in programs designed specifically for advanced learners.
College-minded students can choose from a broad range of courses in
order to gain a competitive edge for the future and discover their path
after high school.
CPA also gives students the opportunity to earn college credit while
still in high school and offers a post-secondary preparedness program
that ensures students attending the school are prepared for college.
“This graduating class is a motivated and passionate group,” said Nicole
Tiley, head of school at Colorado Preparatory Academy. “We are so
excited to celebrate with them today and can’t wait to see what their
Anigha Collins is CPA’s Class of 2017 valedictorian, and Cailey Nagel is
the salutatorian. Dr. Becky Takeda Tinker, president of Colorado State
University-Global Campus, will deliver remarks to the graduating class,
and CPA teachers and staff will be in attendance to recognize the
The Class of 2017 has been offered $28,000 in college scholarships. The
graduates report that they have been accepted to colleges and
universities across the region, including University of Colorado,
University of Northern Colorado, University of Colorado-Colorado
Springs, Metro State University, Rocky Mountain College of Art and
Design, Community College of Denver, Laramie County Community College,
Pikes Peak Community College, Community College of Aurora, Front Range
Community College and Arapahoe Community College.
Media are welcome to attend this event. Details are as follows:
Colorado Preparatory Academy Graduation Ceremony
June 2, 2017 – 11 a.m.
Kenneth King Academic and Performing Arts
855 Lawrence Way
Denver, CO 80204
About Colorado Preparatory Academy
Authorized by the Colorado Board of Cooperative Education Services (CD
BOCES), Colorado Preparatory Academy (CPA) is an accredited, full-time
online public school that serves Colorado students statewide in
kindergarten through 12th grade. As part of the Colorado public school
system, CPA is tuition-free, giving parents and families the choice to
access the curriculum provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation’s
leading provider of K-12 proprietary curriculum and online education
programs. For more information about CPA, visit http://cpa.k12.com.
About K12 Inc.
K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) is driving innovation and advancing the quality of
education by delivering state-of-the-art, digital learning platforms and
technology to students and school districts across the globe. K12’s
curriculum serves over 2,000 schools and school districts and has
delivered more than four million courses over the past decade. K12 is a
company consisting of thousands of online school educators providing
instruction, academic services, and learning solutions to public schools
and districts, traditional classrooms, blended school programs, and
directly to families. The K12 program is offered through K12 partner
public schools in 33 states and the District of Columbia, and through
private schools serving students in all 50 states and more than 100
countries. More information can be found at K12.com.
Jessica Schuler, 571-405-2211