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Parents and registered preschoolers are encouraged to attend an open house at their child’s preschool center. Teachers will explain philosophies and answer questions.

Please bring your completed Creekside Cubs Preschool Packet to the open house:

Campbell Cottage #5, 10425 W. 64th Pl. – Monday, August 15
Tiny Tots – 6-7 pm
Kinder Kids – 7:15-8:15 pm

Lake Arbor, 7451 W. 83rd Way – Thursday, August 18
Tiny Tots – 6-7 pm
Kinder Kids – 7:15-8:15 pm

Tiny Tots

Ages 3-4. Each day, your child discovers what the world has to offer: companions, songs, games, fun and learning. To enroll, children must have reached their third birthday by October 1 of the current year.

Kinder Kids Plus

Ages 4-5. Your child’s play and socialization provides important building blocks for the future: social skills, independence, confidence, academics and more. To enroll, children must have reached their fourth birthday by October 1 of the current year. Must be signed up for a 2 day session in order to sign up for Friday.


Lake Arbor Center and Outdoor Pool
7451 W. 83rd Way
Cathy Schlein, Director

Campbell Cottages
10425 W. 64th Pl.
Michele Horn, Director

For information on preschool programs, please contact the Apex Simms Street Center at 303-467-7120

Directors, Certifications and Licensing

The directors are trained in the field of early childhood education, have been with Apex PRD for several years, and are director certified. All Apex PRD Recreational Preschools are licensed by the Colorado Department of Human Services and are members of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Preschool Year


If space is available, a child can enroll anytime during the preschool year.

Registration Information

Register early to insure space.

Must register in person at the Apex Simms Street Center, 11706 W. 82nd Ave., Arvada.

We recommend that preschoolers be potty trained.

New student must attach a copy of their birth certificate.

The fee for the class is per month.

Monthly payment options are available. If you choose the option of paying monthly, you must set up an automated credit card deduction that will cover the monthly fee on the first of each month at the time of registration.

In order to sign up for Friday class, child must be enrolled in a 2-day class. This is designated as a 3rd day option for Kinder Kids only.

Registration Fee

One-time non refundable processing fee is due at the time of registration and includes a preschool t-shirt. Res. $35 (non-res. $41).


Apex PRD preschools follow the Jeffco Public Schools holiday schedule (with some exceptions).

Contact Apex Park and Recreation District in Arvada, CO

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