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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

Fall Pumpkin Contest for Students

Join us by participating in a fun pumpkin decorating contest for Laredo CDC preschool students. Have your child decorate or carve a pumpkin at home and submit a photo to our school.

DATE DUE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2020 LINK: COPY LINK AND UPLOAD YOUR CHILD’S PHOTO HERE https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeB6rplFwH3QCgA5S8omA6SlNvVi3V_7XMJiLUB1on9P8Ajcw/viewform



Princess and Superhero Day – October 1

Laredo CDC Students and Staff have a fun day planned during the October Count Window!

On October 1, 2020 - students and staff can come to school dressed as their favorite Princess or Superhero.

October 1 is a very important Attendance Day in Aurora Public Schools. We encourage all students to attend school every day, especially during the October Count Window (September 24 to October 8).

On October 8 - students and staff wear their classroom color which is assigned by each teacher. 

Show your school spirit and participate in these fun-filled school events!

October Count Letter 2020

Virtual Back to School Night

Laredo CDC Families,

We will be offering two virtual Back to School “Night” opportunities for families and students. 


  •   Wednesday, September 23 from 3:30 - 4:00


  •   Thursday, September 24 from 10:15 - 10:45


During this time, you will be meeting with your child’s teacher and learning about procedures for returning to in-person learning OR receiving details regarding continued on-line (remote) learning.  


Please look for an email from your teacher with the link to our Back to School Night.  We look forward to continuing to share as educational partners with you.  


Q & A Parent Group

Laredo CDC Families,

Join us for our weekly Q & A Parent Group! We want to give preschool parents and families an opportunity to connect, check-in and help answer any questions you may have. 

Thank you!

Virtual Q & A Parent Group - Laredo Child Development Center 

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Google meet: meet.google.com/ccf-atci-dxg

Join by phone

‪(US) +1 352-509-5484‬ PIN: ‪690 490 113‬#

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