DENVER (CBS4)– Denver Public Schools is taking an extra step to help prepare students for life after high school.
On Friday, DPS opened a new Future Center at High Tech Early College.READ MORE: Federal Judge Sides With Douglas County Schools On Face Mask Requirements Lawsuit
At the center, students can get help applying for college, learn about financial aid and learn about certificate and vocational programs.READ MORE: Gov. Jared Polis Praises FDA Panel Recommendation Of Pfizer COVID Vaccine For Children
The Future Center is already making a difference in one student’s life.
“Now that we have this big place where I can go and talk to people who are educated on the matter, that’s their job, it’s going to be a lot easier for me to get resources,” said high school senior Tru Chapman.MORE NEWS: Spooky Sight In Southern Colorado As Tarantulas Continue Migration
There are now 14 future centers serving 21 high schools in DPS.