Child Nursery Centers

104 E Rio Grande Street,
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903
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 Nonsectarian
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.: 19%

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:

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 Giving Tree Montessori School (1.2 miles away)
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  • Colorado Springs Born To The Golden Mountain Montessori
    Montessori School
    306 W Brookside Street
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80905
    Montessori School
    1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Colorado Springs
    Giving Tree Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1110 W Moreno Ave
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80905
    Montessori School
    1.2  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Colorado Springs
    St. Stephen's Classical Academy
    631 N Tejon Street
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    1.2  mi  |  53  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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    Mesa KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1204 Mesa Rd.
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Colorado Springs
    Junior Academy    
    Special Program Emphasis
    1311 N Nevada Ave
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80903
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.9  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  K-3

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