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Laredo Child Development Center
1420 Laredo St.
Aurora, CO 80011 [map]
303-326-1215 fax
Cynthia Andrews
Admin TOSA
Jessica Smith
Shandra Tucciarone

Child Find Coordinator
Erin Turner
Elideth Ortiz, Secretary
ext. 28431
15751 E. 1st Ave.
Fax: 303-326-1285
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Welcome to the Laredo Child Development Center

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APS Vision: Every student shapes a successful future. 

Mission Statement: The mission of the Aurora Public Schools Early Childhood Education Department is:

To provide the foundational opportunities that ensure all early childhood learners will engage in and benefit from their experiences to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to reach high levels of learning for future success. 

APS 2020 Mission: “In partnership with our community, we accelerate learning for all students to develop the knowledge, skills and character necessary to shape successful futures. The opportunities for early learning provide a strong foundation that will help to ensure academic success.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(no school on Wednesdays)

Preschool student attendance days for 2012-2013 will be: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (Preschool students will not attend school on Wednesday). If your child is going to be absent or arriving late, please call our office at 303-363-0484.

Preschool Hours: 

  • 9:30 am - 12:15 pm  morning sessions
  • 1:15 pm - 4:00 pm  afternoon sessions

Child Find Testing: Call 303-326-3631 ext. 28431 for additional information or concerns regarding your child's development.

Colorado Preschool Program: classrooms are in session Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. There is No school on Wednesdays. Classroom teachers are using Teaching Strategies GOLD (TS GOLD) Objectives for Development and Learning assessment system.  TS GOLD is an observational assessment tool designed to assess how children develop and learn. For additional information regarding our curriculum, please visit the ECE website at http://ece.aurorak12.org/curriculum/

September Homework Calendar

What does homework look like in preschool? 

  • Developmentally appropriate (apropiada para el desarrollo)
  • Homework calendars will be on the school website and will be sent home once a month (el calendario de tarea estara en el sitio web de la escuela y se mandara a casa una vez por mes)
  • Laredo CDC will continue its partnership with Aurora Public Library and the Backpack Reading Program will return this fall. (este otoño, vamos a continuar con el programa de mochilas con la Bibilioteca Publica de Aurora)
  • Our school will also continue with the Reading Caterpillar (vamos a continuar con el programa de lectura en la escuela de la Oruga)

    (click here to view/oprima para ver)
    Calendar Homework 
    ReadingChart Programa de Lectura Familiar

Reading Program                                         Backpack Prog

LCDC Back to School Night

Welcome Laredo CDC Families and students!

Our first day of class is Monday, August 15, 2016.  We are excited for the start of a fabulous school year! We have great events and learning opportunities planned for our families and our students. 

Our Back to School Night is right around the corner. Click here for the English/Spanish Flier. 2016 LCDC Back to School


Laredo Child Development Center

  • August 23 – LCDC Back to School Night
  • Parent Coffee/Parent Day Dates:
    September    22nd & 23rd

December       8th & 9th

  • October 3rd/4th - Fall Picture Day
  • October 25 - Family Learning Night #1
  • Parent/Teacher Conferences: (by appointment)

       - November   9th & 16th

  • December 5-9 – Scholastic Book Fair

Please be sure to stay informed through the Laredo Child Development Center (LCDC) monthly newsletter, classroom newsletters, school messenger calls and our web site http://cdc.aurorak12.org/

Back to School Kick Off!

Join us this Saturday, August 6th at Aurora Town Center:

2016-17 BTSK Flyer1

2016-17 BTSK Flyer_SPAN1

Online Registration Tool/Address Changes

Please click on link for registration information:

Online Registration Tool Flier - ENG & SPAN


Please click on the address change for more information:

Online Address Change Tool Flier - SPAN

Online Address Change Tool Flier - ENG

Welcome to Preschool

Welcome to Laredo CDC Preschool!

We are very excited to work with you in making this a great experience for you and your preschool child. Our classrooms follow a curriculum for learning new skills in a fun and educational way http://ece.aurorak12.org/curriculum/.  Here are a few procedures that will help the school year run smoothly:

Front Office:

  • Emergency Form: (please keep this up-to-date throughout the year).
    • Only adults over 18 yrs. old
    • Must show picture I.D.
    • Only persons listed on form will be able to pick up and drop off
  • Health Physical Forms:
    • Must be turned in 30 days after student enrolls
  • Absence
    • Must call in your child at (303) 363-0484 
  • Health
    • Let us know about any health concerns (asthma, seizures, allergies, etc.)
  • Questions:
    • Contact the front office at (303)363-0484


  • Outside classroom door
  • Only persons on the emergency form (must be 18 and over)
  • More than 10 minutes late, come through the front office
  • Must sign-in student
  • *Please keep students safe, close the gate behind you


  • Outside classroom door
  • Only persons listed on the emergency form (must be 18 and over)
  • Must show picture I.D.
  • Must sing-out student
  • If going to be late, call the front office at 303-363-0484
  • *Please keep students safe, close the gate behind you

 Parking Lot:

  • Park in designated areas
  • DO NOT leave children unattended in your vehicle (not even for a minute)
  • DO NOT park in the bus zone
  • Handicap spaces must have handicap plate or on mirror. NO EXCEPTIONS


  • NO cell phones in use while at school
  • NO pets (dogs, cats, ferrets, etc.)


  • The playground is only to be used by LCDC students
  • Please make sure when you are entering or exiting that the gate latches behind you 

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