Preschool Enrollment for the 2024-2025 School Year

Enrollment for Universal Preschool (UPK) is open, and we would love to serve your family in 2024-25. You can complete the Colorado UPK Application if your child meets one of the following eligibility requirements:

  • Your child will be 4 years old by Oct 1, 2024.

  • Your child will be 3 years old by Oct 1, 2024 and has an Individual Education Plan (IEP).

Note: Please see the information at the bottom of this page if your child does not meet one of these eligibility requirements.

Steps for Colorado UPK Enrollment:

  1. Complete the Colorado UPK Application at . All new and returning students must complete the application. Program options include:

    • AM Part-Time Multi-Age Class serves both 3 and 4-year-old students in a multiage setting (11 hrs/wk).

    • PM Half-Time PreK Class serves 4-year-old students (15 hrs/wk).

  2. Accept your school match through Colorado UPK.

  3. Enroll in Preschool (online): Once LPSD receives your match from the state, instructions for completing the online enrollment process will be sent to the email address provided in your UPK application.

  4. Additional Preschool Forms Packet (or Additional Preschool Forms Packet in Spanish) will be emailed to you in May. Preschool-specific forms required by licensing must be completed before starting school.

You can find more information about Universal Preschool at the following websites:

Important note for 3-year-old students: If your 3-year-old child does not have an IEP, but meets one of the UPK qualifying factors, you can apply for one of the limited seats available by completing an application: