.ABOUT EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL
The school opened in August 2014, and currently has a freshman cohort of 50 students. Classes are located in the Instructional Technology Center on the campus of Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell at 23 W. Mathis Street.
School bus transportation and meals are provided. Transportation is provided through RISD school buses or public transportation. Free and reduced priced meals are available.
ECHS is open to all RISD students who exhibit a sincere interest in academics and are willing to work hard to meet the demanding expectations of the program. Students must also be prepared to integrate into a university setting/adult environment and must be either a freshman or sophomore student.
ADMISSION TO ECHS
An application packet must be completed to be accepted into the Early College program. Complete the online application here.
Completed application packet includes:
- Documentation (Home School)
- Student Essay
- Parent Questionnaire
- 3 Teacher Recommendations
A Student/Parent Interview, Contract for Success, and Summer Orientation must also be completed.