Executive Director

Ribbon Cutting and Construction of the new Stargate Campus

Stargate Way 2012



About Me - Mr. C
Mr. Cochran is a proud product of the Adams 12 school district. He attended Leroy Drive Elementary, Northglenn Middle School, and Thornton High School. Mr. Cochran followed his love of athletics and played both Baseball and Football at Nebraska Wesleyan University. He began teaching Physical Education at Stargate in December of 2005. Mr. Cochran completed his MA Ed. in the winter of 2006 from the University of Phoenix and began his career in administration as Assistant Principal in March of 2007. In July 2012 Josh took over as Principal of the K-8 school.  His role changed to Executive Director in 2015 and he has served the Stargate community in that capacity ever since.

To those who know him, “Mr. C” has been an educator at Stargate for12 years. Mr. C is very passionate about Gifted Education and providing opportunities to educate the 'whole child'.

"I believe that many of life lessons are learned through doing, sometimes experience is the best teacher."

Josh is married to a Nebraska native and has 2 children. A 7 year old son Cooper who is an amateur daredevil and daughter Tatum who is 4.


What I Love about Stargate
The Amazing Kids, The Dedicated Staff, and The Committed Parents!!! Stargate is a partnership between students, parents, and staff focused on furthering the education of Gifted Learners. We are a diverse community of unique and caring individuals who are in the constant pursuit of innovation and challenge.

How to Contact Me
Administration Offices-Secondary Building
Phone - 303-450-3936 ext. 2101
Other important information:
Mr. C is an aspiring marathoner (some day)
The Cochran Family
Subpages (1): C Notes