Roaring Fork PreCollegiate is a college access and preparation program for highly motivated students in Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs who would be the first generation of their family to go to college.
We recruit qualified students as early as the 7th grade and follow them through their first year of college.

Who We Are

How Our Program Works

7th

Grade

Early College Exploration

8th

Grade

High School Preparation

9th

Grade

Goal Setting and Self Exploration

10th

Grade

School and Community Involvement

11th

Grade

College and Career Exploration

12th

Grade

Applications, Future Options, and Planning

Beyond

Transition ing to the Next Step

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Rubi Ariza
Giovanny Anaya

Our Scholars

Words From Our Students

PreCollegiate made a big impact navigating me towards college. When I was accepted into the program in seventh grade, I knew I wanted to go to college, but wasn’t aware of anything else. PreCollegiate guided […]

- Rubi Ariza

Bill is not only my mentor, but my best friend. I can always count on him for advice and support…he has encouraged me to set goals for myself…now I know I want to become someone […]

- Giovanny Anaya

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

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Community Mentors

Our mentors are volunteers throughout our community that wish to aid students looking to aim for higher education. Mentors help Staff work to set a college-going expectation by identifying resources, sharing experiences, and providing insight and support.

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Join the Program

If you or your child are a student attending a Roaring Fork School District Middle or High School, the Roaring Fork PreCollegiate student program may be right for you! We aid students who would be first-generation college graduates in growing their educational pathways to help them reach for higher education.

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Roaring Fork PreCollegiate operates as a not-for-profit organization looking to help students access higher education opportunities with our programing. We focus on helping our community prosper. If you would like to help us on our mission, we have a donation option available and we are thankful for any contributions, monetary or otherwise.

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