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

Child Find Coordinator
Jennifer Farrow
Derline Gaucin, Secretary
ext. 28431
15751 E. 1st Ave.
Fax: 303-326-1285

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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. 


Preschool student attendance days for 2020-2021 school year: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Preschool students will not attend school on Fridays. If your child is going to be absent or arriving late, please call our office at 303-363-0484.

Preschool Hours: (staggered start times)

Cohort A: drop-off/pick-up (please bring a picture ID)

  • 9:25 am - 12:10 pm  morning session
  • 1:10 pm - 3:55 pm  afternoon session

Cohort B: drop-off/pick-up (please bring a picture ID)

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

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, Wednesday and Thursday. There is No school on Fridays. 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 https://sites.google.com/aurorak12.org/instructional-resources/grade-level-core-content/preschool

Parent Coffee (Virtual Presentation)

Laredo CDC Families,

We hope you can join in on our Virtual Parent Coffee in 2021! Our topic is about our APS School-Based Health Centers and mental health support services provided by Aurora Mental Health. We will also check-in and answer any questions you may have. 

Thank you! 

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Google meet: meet.google.com/imy-gmmw-pje
Join by phone ‪(US) +1 505-738-2515 PIN: ‪269 828 903#


Enrichment Classes at Laredo CDC

Laredo CDC is offering weekly virtual enrichment sessions in your child's teacher SeeSaw page. 

These classes are a fun way to keep your child learning through music, art, cooking, science and so much more!


Cooking Matters Class for Parents

Laredo CDC Families interested in attending our Virtual Cooking Class with Cooking Matters, must register no later than 12/11/20. You can email our family liaison at nohernandezvallee@aurorak12.org or register here: https://strength.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUvce2grTstHdZlnp6F6wuJfz3oK2k048G8

This class will be offered in English and Spanish on December 15, 2020. 



December Parent Coffee

Laredo CDC Families,

Join us for our winter Virtual Parent Coffee. Our topic will be about activities that families can do over winter break and technology support with using the SORA library app. We will also check-in and answer any questions you may have. 

Thank you! 

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Google meet: meet.google.com/imy-gmmw-pje
Join by phone (US) +1 505-738-2515 PIN: 269 828 903#

Scholastic Book Fair

Laredo CDC's Virtual Book Fair starts after Thanksgiving Break, Monday, November 30th and ends on Sunday, December 13th. We hope that our book fair will bring some fun and joy to both our students and staff. This is a great time to continue reading at home, books make great gifts or add books to expand your home library during these times. 

We are working hard to keep kids reading and help raise funds for our school with our Scholastic Online-Only Book Fair from Monday, November 30th to Sunday, December 13th.


The Fair will connect your kids to notable books and inspiring characters — helping them become lifelong readers. And you’ll love the new option to shop for Book Fair exclusives — directly from the interactive booklist.

Plus, enjoy these special online shopping features:

  • Access to over 6,000 products
  • All orders ship direct to home
  • FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25*
  • All purchases support our school and earn 25% in rewards

Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and to get started with on-line shopping:

Thank you for continuing to support our school.

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