“PreCollegiate has allowed me to hold myself to the highest standards of performance while being cognizant of my education. The program stimulates student’s determinations to continue to pursue a higher education while challenging them academically.” ~ Kimberly Vega Terrazas
“[PreCollegiate] encouraged me to apply to places that were far away, helped me prepare for the ACT and supported me in taking advanced classes throughout high school. … Overall, PreCollegiate granted me the support and opportunities a first generation student needs.” ~ Rubi Ariza
-Have you had a mentor that greatly influenced you? -Would you like to make a direct impact on student lives? -Would you like to share your passion of higher education with students? -Would you be willing to commit 2 hours a month to a group of motivated First-Generation college students?
Interested in becoming a Mentor for Roaring Fork PreCollegiate? Contact us and let us know! ... See MoreSee Less
We are so excited to welcome Katie Bailey to our team! Katie Bailey is our new Post-Secondary Program Coordinator. Katie graduated from Roaring Fork High School, completed her undergraduate work at CU Boulder, and received her Master’s Degree in Education from Seattle University. Katie previously worked on the Front Range with Mapleton Public Schools where she developed and implemented post-secondary transition programs with diverse learning communities. Her passion is helping first-generation students create viable post-secondary plans and navigating barriers in order to realize their educational and professional dreams. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, snowboarding, hiking, and biking with her husband and two sons. We are so fortune to have her on board! ... See MoreSee Less
Happy First Day of School! We are so happy to have you all back! We want to start the year off by congratulating our class of 2019. Most of them are walking into their first day of senior year knowing that they have been admitted to the University of Colorado at Boulder! We thank CU and their admissions office for giving our students the opportunity of applying early and having their admissions decisions before their senior year even began. ... See MoreSee Less