Early Childhood

2020-2021 Dates

Last day of preschool: May 20

Free Meals for Preschoolers


Developmental Screenings
  • Children ages 0 to 5 who reside within the district boundaries qualify for Preschool screenings
  • The purpose of these is to provide developmental information to families as well as for determining eligibility for the Colorado Preschool Program
  • Screenings identify preschoolers that may need further testing to determine if they require special education services that help our young children become emotionally-skilled and ready for kindergarten.
  • Screenings include a check of vision/hearing, and an assessment of developmental, speech and language skills

Screening Dates for the 2020-2021 School Year:        

 Monthly Screenings Available
Please Email: ec.info@weldre4.org
or call 970-686-8010 to begin the process


Cost and Availability

Tuition Based Preschool for is $2,925 per school year divided into 9 equal payments of $325 due monthly (Subject to change per yearly board approval).

  • Tuition based spaces are filled by a lottery system.  If you are interested in entering your student in our lottery process for our Tuition Based Program, please complete the form below:

Tuition Based Intent To Enroll Form
We have completed out tuition lottery process and currently have a wait list. Please submit an Intent to Enroll form to have your child placed on the wait list for the 2021-2022 school year.

  • Children who qualify for special education services are eligible for preschool at no cost.
  • Families who do not initially receive a spot will be placed on a waitlist and will be offered a slot as openings become available.
  • Placement in the home boundary school is not guaranteed.

*Children who are school-aged 5 or age 5 by August 15 are not eligible for preschool special education services.

 Hours and Locations

2020-2021 Sites and Hours:

 8:05am - 10:50am (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
11:55am - 2:40pm (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)