Cottonwood Classical Preparatory SchoolTuition Free, 6 - 12 Public School

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Cottonwood Classical is excited to present the first-ever student-led and student-produced musical, Into The Woods, with shows taking place this weekend on Friday and Saturday at St. Pius X!  Contact the school for more information!
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CCPS has aligned our 6-12 curriculum to prepare students for success in pursuing the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The IB Diploma is a 2 year program (11th and 12th) that is recognized around the world as the most advanced secondary diploma available.  Our 6-12 curriculum  is delivered using the Paideia instructional approach to education.  Paideia emphasizes student centered instruction and the integration of Socratic Seminars in an effort to maintain students at the center of the learning process. Please explore the links below to find out more about our curriculum and pedagogical approach. 
Instructional Program
International Baccalaureate
Common Core Standards 
New Mexico State Standards
Additional Resources:
Next Generation Science Standards:
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages :