Child Nursery Centers

Tel: (719)632-1754
Grades: NS - 5 | 700 students
Founded in 1897, Child Nursery Centers is recognized as a leader in early care and education.
CNC has the capacity to serve up to 700 children with high quality, comprehensive programs in 30 sites including licensed centers, homes, and schools.
Our full-day, full- year, and before and after school programs are available to children ages 0-14.
The Child Nursery Centers is a not for profit where more than one third of our children participate in the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program, which provides financial assistance to families living at or below 185% of poverty.
Over 65% of the children we serve are from single parent households, primarily women, who are working or going to school.
Tuition costs are determined using a sliding scale.
Our student population spans the socio-economic spectrum and is ethnically diverse. At Child Nursery Centers we offer an expansive range of services to children and families. Our goals are for children to show a greater motivation for learning, to grow in an atmosphere of trust and acceptance, to experience success in life.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5
Year Founded 1897

Student Body

Total Students 700 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 27%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is based on a sliding fee scale.
Admissions Director Josette Montes

School Notes:

Founded in 1897, Child Nursery Centers is recognized as a leader in early care and education. CNC has the capacity to serve up to 700 children with high quality, comprehensive programs in 30 sites including licensed centers, homes, and schools. Our full-day, full- year, and before and after school programs are available to children ages 0-14.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pikes Peak Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Born To The Golden Mountain Montessori (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Born To The Golden Mountain Montessori (1 miles away)
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  • Colorado Springs
    Grades: NS-K | 20 students
    1 miles
    306 W Brookside Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80905
    (719)632-0875
    1NS-K
    20
  • Colorado Springs
    Grades: PK-KG | 57 students
    1.2 miles
    1110 W Moreno Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80905
    (719)630-3763
    1.2PK-KG
    57
  • Colorado Springs
    Junior Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-3 | 49 students
    1.9 miles
    1311 N Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    (719)632-7681
    1.9K-3
    49
  • Colorado Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    2 miles
    901 N Logan Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719)471-7771
    2PK-8
    252
  • Colorado Springs
    Pikes Peak Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    2 miles
    5590 N Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80918
    (719)473-5745
    29-12
    40

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