CCSD In the News
CCHS students to compete in U.S. Drone Soccer Championship
The undefeated Sky Blazers drone soccer team is a favorite in the U.S. Drone Soccer Championship, being held on April 16 at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Ithaca, New York.
Cherry Creek Innovation Campus to offer Uniquely Abled Academy
Young adults with Level 1 autism will have the opportunity to learn valuable job skills and industry certifications in the high-demand field of advanced manufacturing by taking part in the Uniquely Abled Academy at the Cherry Creek Innovation Campus this summer.
Students learn more than just robotics at RoboCon
The Falcon Creek Middle School gym was filled with cheers and excitement during the third annual Cherry Creek Schools’ RoboCon on March 11. During the all-day event, 26 schools were represented with 115 teams competing.
Destination Imagination regional tournament builds confidence, teamwork
Twenty-two teams from a dozen schools participated in the Cherry Creek School District’s annual Destination Imagination regional tournament, held on March 11 at Grandview High School. Each team selected a challenge and worked together to develop a solution, then presented their challenge to the judges. This year, every challenge had a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) element and a technical piece to it.
CCIC students showcase their skills in SkillsUSA Competition
For the first time, students in aviation, automotive, and construction pathways at the Cherry Creek Innovation Campus (CCIC) showcased their skills as part of a SkillsUSA Competition. The students had to work on their own and were judged by industry leading professionals.
CCIC Pathway Focus
The CCIC offers seven in demand and growing career Pathways. Curriculum for each Pathway is rooted in real-world skills, with a focus on putting learners in an industry based culture and climate.
Courses in each Pathway are designed to be successive by building upon the professional skills and knowledge gained in prerequisite courses.
The Pathways are:
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Business Services
- Health & Wellness
- Hospitality & Tourism
- Infrastructure Engineering
- IT & STEAM
CTE Future Educator courses also meet at the CCIC.
Our hospitality and Culinary management students made an appearance at the CO &CO show on 5.12.22:
Visit CherryCreekSchools.org/CCIC to learn more.