Next Program

Welcome Back Next


  • A collaborative partnership with with Arapahoe Community College, Englewood Schools, Jefferson County Schools, Zero Dropouts Next Program and LPS
  • Next is designed to re-engage over-aged (17-20 year olds), under-credited students who have either left high school or on the verge of dropping out to pursue a GED while concurrently pursuing a career path
  • An individual learning plan will support students in preparing to pass the GED (85% pass rate) as well as connect students to Concurrent Enrollment opportunities at Arapahoe Community College and Career and Technology pathways 
  • Students can begin pursuing certificate programs in music, information technology, multimedia and graphic design, health or education fields 
  • Students attend either a morning (8:00-12:30) or afternoon (12:30-5:00) session Monday-Thursday
  • Next will start August 3rd, the last day of school will be June 24
  • Next is located on the campus of Arapahoe Community College in Littleton


Program Director
Rachel Ramirez

Want to Know More?

Nathan Frasier, Coordinator of Blended Learning Programs: 303-347-5090 or nfrasier[at][dot]us 

Assistant Director: Charlene Brock: 720-357-5595 or c.brock[at]zerodropouts[dot]com

It's going to be a great school year!