Preparing Graduates for the Future
High school in Littleton Public Schools is the pinnacle of a public school experience. In LPS, we have opportunities for students to pursue their passions while preparing for life after high school, and we have something for everyone. Whether you are looking for a traditional high school experience, International Baccalaureate, free college credit through advanced placement or concurrent enrollment courses, early high school for eighth graders, athletics, performing arts, or pursuing a career pathway, YOU BELONG HERE.
Students can attend one of three comprehensive high schools in Littleton Public Schools: Arapahoe High School, Heritage High School, or Littleton High School. All three offer the district’s rigorous curriculum, and each maintains a unique personality where students feel a sense of belonging. Arapahoe, Heritage, and Littleton are known throughout Colorado and across the nation for outstanding commitment to excellence, professional staff, and high student achievement.
Every LPS high school student also has access to innovative programming at the state-of-the-art EPIC Campus. EPIC stands for Explorative Pathways for Innovative Careers, and the classes students can take at EPIC Campus are unique to LPS. Students work with industry partners and can leave high school with certifications, college credit, and/or guaranteed internship opportunities thanks to the course offerings at EPIC Campus. LPS transportation is provided from the home high school to the EPIC Campus, making attendance at EPIC feasible for any student who wants to work classes at EPIC into their schedule.
Arapahoe is a comprehensive college-prep high school where excellence and tradition meet innovation. We are honored to call ourselves Warriors as we proudly represent the Northern Arapaho people through our unique and authentic relationship. Our highly-educated teaching faculty is committed to preparing 100% of our Warriors for meaningful post-secondary opportunities. The individual pathway of each student is met through quarter, semester, and year-long courses that maximize opportunities to explore multiple electives. In addition to many Honors and 22 Advanced Placement courses, we proudly offer 69 different Concurrent Enrollment classes. At Arapahoe, you can truly come for your diploma and start on your degree!
Heritage High School is a comprehensive high school that specializes in systems to support healthy, happy students who are able to thrive in an outstanding academic environment. HHS focuses heavily on creating a welcoming culture and sense of belonging for all of our students. We believe when students are connected to their school community they are able to reach their fullest potential academically, athletically, socially, emotionally, and cultivate their leadership skills. We provide the very best experiences necessary for post-secondary success.
What makes a school special and unique? Littleton High School is a perfect sized comprehensive high school of 1100 students, where your student is not just a number. At LHS, we foster an inclusive, safe learning environment, where our students connect through community and world class educational programming. What sets us apart is our dedication to the whole child. As an International Baccalaureate school, we develop students who learn through inquiry, thoughtfully communicate their ideas, are open-minded and learn to live balanced lives. We offer everything you would expect and a truly individualized experience. Your child will be seen, be cared for and be part of our tight knit family. Want to learn more? Take a closer look at our programming and schedule a visit!
The EPIC Campus gives all LPS high school students, along with students from Englewood Public Schools and Sheridan Public Schools, the opportunity to explore their interests and passions in our seven pathways. Students attend EPIC courses as part of their home school schedule with transportation provided for LPS students. EPIC Campus provides engaging, hands-on experiences tied directly to industry and post-secondary education standards. Students have the opportunity to earn concurrent enrollment credit through our partnerships with community colleges and universities as well as industry certifications, including Certified Nursing Assistant, OSHA, and Comptia A+. Content credit, which satisfies graduation requirements, can be earned in every pathway. EPIC students are encouraged to participate in a work-based learning program before graduation to get a true sense of the work in that career pathway. Learn more about this exciting, real-world campus!