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Attention 8th graders: High School Info!

Just a reminder-Attached is the letter with information about your choices for High School next year!

Here are some brief overviews of different programs that each High School offers:


"Legacy 2000 applications are happening from November 30th through December 3rd. There will be two sessions each night, one starting at 4:30 and one starting at 5:50. Students need to log into a zoom session that will be linked on the Legacy 2000 website. Please see the website ( for more detailed information, including a link to a 2-hour parent Q&A panel with current and alumni L2k Students. If you have any additional questions, please contact Jason Cianfrance at

Mountain Range High School of BusinessTM  is now accepting  8th grade applications! 

The Mountain Range High School of BusinessTM program is an accelerated college program that prepares students to be leaders and competitors in our global society. Students take comprehensive college business core courses. Students learn fundamental business, finance, marketing, personal finance, management, project management, and leadership concepts through project-based instruction. Students learn concepts through classroom projects that involve exciting, real-world problems.

Global Future Leaders

Students accepted into the High School of Business also work to become fluent in Chinese, French, German, or Spanish and they receive priority enrollment College Preparatory and Advanced Placement courses.  

High School of Business Internship

Prior to graduation, students explore their passions and future career interests through a variety of real world simulations, job shadows, and an internship. 

Free Transferable College Credits

The Mountain Range High School of Business program offers tremendous college savings through the Concurrent College Program. This means students receive high school and college credit for their High School of Business courses. This offers tremendous cost savings and can decrease the amount of time students spend in college. Program students have the opportunity to earn 21 transcripted college credits while they are still enrolled in high school. 

Mountain Range High School of Business™ Application Process

8th grade students must apply and be accepted into the Mountain Range High School of Business™.The Mountain Range High School of Business™ program application dates are:

Program Virtual Tour Sign Up Link:

  • Tuesday, December 1st - 8:00am-8:30am

  • Tuesday, December 1st - 9:00am-9:30am

  • Thursday, December 3rd - 8:00am-8:30am

  • Thursday, December 3rd - 9:00am-9:30am

Dec. 4: High School of Business Online Applications Due.

Jan. 24:  All candidates will be notified of their acceptance into The Mountain Range High School of Business™ program.

Note: After Feb. 22, Mountain Range High School of Business™ may begin accepting students from our wait list if space is available. 



Information and the application can be be found at

For those interested, the deadline for applications is December 4th. If you have questions or need further information, you can contact Stacey Neumann.

Stacey Neumann

(720) 972-4429

Northglenn High School


Thornton High School 



Thornton High School offers the Middle Years Program for all 9th and 10th graders with options for honors classes in Language Arts, Science, Social Studies and Math. Students are able to take the FULL IB Diploma Program (all 6 subjects at the DP level) or can take individual DP courses and pair them with options through Future Forward. For more information please contact Kelsey Barnes IB MYP Coordinator at (720)580-1321 or  


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File IB Program overview F20 En.docx643.98 KB11/20/2020
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PDF icon _HS Night Letter 2020.pdf439.3 KB11/02/2020