APS Early Beginnings
An Early Learning and Parenting Program
"Our vision is to provide a developmentally appropriate and supportive learning environment for all students at Early Beginnings in order to enable them to become successful in school and life".
Early Beginnings provides quality childcare for young parents in Aurora Public Schools to enable them to continue their education and graduate prepared for college and careers.
Early Learning Programs
Preschool: 3 - 5 years (CO Preschool Program)
Infant/Toddler Childcare Program: 3 weeks - 3 years
(Childcare only offered to APS Students)
Mon. - Fri., 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
Latest News and Announcements
Second-Round Applications for Universal Preschool (UPK) Now Open!
Aurora Public Schools is proud to be a Colorado Universal Preschool (UPK) program provider. This program, which goes into effect in fall 2023, will fund 10-15 hours of voluntary preschool for every child in the state who is 3 or 4 years of age on or before October 1, 2023.
Apply to Become an APS Classroom Monitor!
We would like to share a unique short-term job opportunity to support our students during in-person learning. APS is hiring classroom monitors to assist teachers with educational activities for students for the remainder of the school year.
APS 15th Annual Back to School Kickoff on Aug. 5!
Aurora Public Schools is excited to host our 15th annual Back to School Kickoff to celebrate the beginning of the 2023-24 school year! APS students and families will enjoy free goodies, food, entertainment and more. This is an event you won’t want to miss!
Join us Saturday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Town Center at Aurora.
ARE YOU A PREGNANT OR PARENTING STUDENT?
We want to help you with:
In-School academic support
Re-enrollment in school
Connecting with other useful community resources!
For more information or to submit a referral, visit: youngparents.aurorak12.org
or contact Sophanite Gedion, Young Parent Support Program Coordinator at: