The City of Waterbury, Waterbury Public Schools and Post University are pleased to announce the second year for applications to the Early College High School (ECHS) in the 2021-2022 academic year. The ECHS is a unique partnership designed to eliminate barriers between high school and higher education in order to create a more seamless path for students towards college and a career.
The Early College High School at Crosby High School will offer students the opportunity to earn an Associate Degree in Accounting, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Legal Studies, Management or Marketing, while simultaneously earning a high school diploma. Waterbury students will attend college classes taught by a Post-credentialed Waterbury Public Schools instructor at Crosby, complete online coursework at Crosby and/or attend college classes at Post University, at no cost.
The high school will be designed for rising Freshmen, who are Waterbury residents. This cohort is for the 2021-2022 academic year and will be comprised of 25 to 35 students.