Department Information

Douglas County School District Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Mission Statement

The Douglas County Preschool Program is an inclusive program for both typically developing students and students identified with special needs.  Each classroom serves approximately 15 students with a teacher to student ratio of approximately 1:6.

The mission of the Early Childhood Preschool Program is to provide an educational foundation for young children and to develop relationships among families, staff and community for individual student achievement.

  • We value the uniqueness of each child.
  • We value the learning potential of each child.
  • We value a knowledgeable and prepared staff who promotes learning and development in young children.
  • We value the role of parents in the education of their children.
  • We value being a part of the public education system.

Preschool Information

Are you or someone you know interested in having your child begin their Douglas County world class education in preschool?

Visit the Preschool Department's website for general preschool information, or call 720-433-0025

Preschool Tuition

Preschool Tuition

$270 for 2 days per week

$340 for 4 days per week 

DCSD Preschool offers sessions Monday -Thursday. 

Families can choose from either morning or afternoon sessions.  

Sessions are 2 hours and 45 minutes. 

Call to check current fees