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Academy District 20 Preschool

Academy District 20 Preschool

**ONLY District Twenty residents have the opportunity to have their children, ages 3-5, attend preschool in one of our district preschools**

    • Highly qualified, licensed early childhood/special educators
    • 1:5 teacher/student ratio
    • Integrated classes meeting all children's needs
    • Provide opportunities to explore, extend and experiment
    • Teacher guided experiences
    • Activities representing language, motor, cognitive and social emotional development
    • Age appropriate skills which facilitate individual learning styles
    • Big books, read alouds, circle time, art, block centers and science centers, dramatic play

First day of Preschool is Monday, August 19, 2019! 


Parent Handbook

Kindergarten Information



In the event that Academy District 20 has a two-hour delay, there will be no morning preschool classes.  Afternoon classes will be held at their normal times. 

Child Find 

District Twenty is responsible for assessing and identifying children who may have educational disabilities. District Twenty has professionals who are trained to evaluate children in a variety of areas, including cognitive functioning, physical development, hearing and vision, speech and language, as well as social and emotional development. 


Child Find is the process for assessing and identifying childen who may have educational disabilities ages birth to 5 years. Parents who suspect their child may be developing differently than same age peers or have delays in learning may contact our Child Find Coordinator, Kelly Cluxton at 719-234-1755.

If your child is selected to attend our preschool, you will need the following information to register:
    • Registered County Birth Certificate
    • Immunization records
    • Verification of residency
**Transportation is not offered**

​2019-2020 Preschool Applications:

Applications will be reviewed and students will be placed where openings are available, any others will be put on a wait list.

Please note:  Preschool applications require a $55 non-refundable fee. 

Download 2019-20 Preschool Application

Please call the Preschool office directly with questions:


Download 2019-20 CPP Application

Completed application for CPP must include an Ages & Stages questionnaire that can be emailed or be picked up at the Briargate Preschool, 1110 Chapel Hills Dr.

Please call the Preschool office directly with questions:


Preschool Health Form

Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

If your child has an Individualized Education Plan or you have concerns about your child's development, please call our preschool office at 719-234-1750.