A Level 5 Colorado Shines Quality Rating Preschool

At the Golden Community Preschool, we strive to offer a creative place where children can learn through play. We feel that play is an important element that provides the foundation for children’s development of skills and concepts. At the Golden Community Preschool, we continually stimulate children through an enriched environment with activities that promote experimentation at every developmental level. Our staff works collaboratively to provide a rich, safe, nurturing, and enjoyable learning place for our community and families.

Preschool Washing Machine

Full Day and Half-day Preschool

Half-day preschoolers must be 3 years old by Oct. 1, 2021 in order to register.

Full-day preschoolers must be 4 years old by Oct. 1, 2021.

Students must be potty-trained or the parent must remain in the building. Our program starts the day after Labor Day and ends the second Friday in May each year. If you are interested in availability for the current season, call (303) 384-8196.

Call (303) 384-8196 or email Julie Adkins at for more information.

Preschool Registration

Preschool children play with bubbles

Please visit our Preschool Registration page on Webtrac.

Current Students and Siblings – registration opens January 1 – January 31 (for siblings, call the director, Julie Adkins at 303-384-8196).

New students Lottery– registration opens in February. The lottery will spin first week of March and you will receive a receipt in your email to indicate your enrollment.

We welcome all to our community! If you are interested in our program and in availability, please call Julie Adkins at 303-384-8196.


Tuition is broken down into 9 equal monthly payments for convenience. Full pay is available, but no discount is offered. A full month deposit, applied to September, the $50 registration fee, and the $75 materials fee are due at registration time. Payment is due on the 15th of the previous month for each upcoming month to avoid late charges. (i.e. October payment is due Sept. 15.)

Preschool Program Schedule & Monthly Fees
Tuesday, Thursday Monday, Wednesday, Friday Monday-Friday
*A non-refundable registration fee of $50 is required upon enrollment, plus a $75 materials fee
Ages 3-5
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$195/month Resident
$205/month Non-resident
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$280/month Resident
$290/month Non-resident
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
$470/month Resident
$490/month Non-resident
Full day
Ages 4-5
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$335/month Resident
$345/month Non-resident
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$490/month Resident
$500/month Non-resident
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$820/month Resident
$840/month Non-resident


Must be received in writing 30 days in advance to avoid additional monthly charges.  Registration fee will be retained for any cancellations or withdrawals.

Non-School Days

Most Jeffco Public Schools holidays and breaks will be observed, including spring break and snow days.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa
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