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Part-time Preschool

Preschool at the Duncan YMCA in Arvada

Our unique Preschool program is designed to prepare kids to be ready for school. We are committed to helping your family learn, grow and thrive. Our program:

  • September through May, based on the Jefferson County Public Schools schedule
  • 1 to 3:30 pm
  • Ages 3 to 5 years (Must be potty trained)
  • Robust curriculum combining Handwriting Without Tears, Core Knowledge for Literacy, VLM, and Food and Sense for movement and healthy living
  • Low staff-to-student ratios
  • Kindergarten-readiness for either public school or public charter school
Cost: 
$72 per month for 1 day per week
$144 per month for 2 days per week
$200 per month for three days per week

Part-time Preschool Program

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Program is offered for 3 through 5 years old. Families can choose to enroll 1 day, 2 days or 3 days per week. The program is licensed and will have a ratio of 1:8. Hours and schedules are 1:00-3:30, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday and will be closed on major holidays. Classes will resume on Jan. 7. 2015. Our curriculum integrates the CORE knowledge principles, and Creative Curriculum. We will also use Food Friends curriculume to promote healthy.