Oldest Private Preschools in Colorado

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The average private preschool in Colorado was founded around 1981 (2021).
The oldest private preschool in Colorado is St. Mary's Academy, founded in 1864.
The oldest private preschools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Oldest Private Preschools in Colorado (2021)

  • School Founding Date Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    St. Mary's Academy
    St. Mary's Academy Photo - St. Mary's Academy High School excels at preparing young women for leadership in a global society. Our goal is to empower our students through the development of analytical skills, confidence, and generosity to make a difference in the world around them.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1864
    Grades: PK-124545 South University Boulevard
    Englewood, CO 80113
    (303) 762-8300

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    St. Mary's Academy
    St. Mary's Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1864
    Grades: PK-124545 S University Blvd
    Englewood, CO 80113
    (303) 762-8300

  • Rank: #33.
    St. Columba School
    St. Columba School Photo - St. Columba School, where students are known, respected, and cared for by faculty, staff, and peers; where exploring ideas and loving learning are cool; where happiness and challenge walk hand-in-hand; where leadership and extracurricular opportunities abound; and where the presence of the Catholic tradition stamps a profound and lasting influence on the educational experience of our young scholars.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1882
    Grades: PK-81801 E 3rd Ave
    Durango, CO 81301
    (970) 247-5527

  • Rank: #44.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1893
    Grades: PK-8701 W Evans Ave
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 542-1864

  • Rank: #55.
    Child Nursery Centers
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1897
    Grades: NS-5104 E Rio Grande Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    (719) 632-1754

  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    St. John's Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1899
    Grades: PK-8700 S Franklin St
    Denver, CO 80209
    (303) 733-3777

  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Vista Ridge Academy
    Vista Ridge Academy Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1899
    Grades: NS-83100 Ridge View Dr
    Erie, CO 80516
    (303) 828-4944

  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1899
    Grades: PK-81400 Skeel St
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 659-3443

  • Rank: #99.
    Sacred Heart Of Jesus School
    Sacred Heart Of Jesus School Photo - Sacred Heart of Jesus School educating children for nearly 120 years!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1900
    Grades: PK-81317 Mapleton Avenue
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (303) 447-2362

  • Rank: #1010.
    HMS Richards Adventist School
    HMS Richards Adventist School Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1904
    Grades: NS-8342 SW 42nd Street
    Loveland, CO 80537
    (970) 667-2427

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    The Mcclelland School
    The Mcclelland School Photo - The McClelland School has active seating in Kindergarten-2nd grade. We have stability disk in chairs at the student's desks and stability balls in the reading areas. This helps to stimulate blood flow, encourage active learning and develop core muscles.
    Founding Date: 1905
    Grades: PK-8415 E Abriendo Ave.
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 543-5271

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12. Founding Date: 1905
    Grades: PK-8925 Grant Ave
    Louisville, CO 80027
    (303) 666-6220

  • Rank: #1313.
    Colorado Academy
    Colorado Academy Photo - Colorado Academy starts with Pre-Kindergartners and graduates seniors who have become curious, kind, courageous, and adventurous learners and leaders--ready to make an impact in the communities where they choose to land.
    Founding Date: 1906
    Grades: PK-123800 S Pierce St
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303) 914-2513

  • Rank: #1414.
    Mile High Academy
    Mile High Academy Photo - Art Education
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1913
    Grades: PK-121733 Dad Clark Drive
    Littleton, CO 80126
    (303) 744-1069

  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Brighton Adventist Academy
    Brighton Adventist Academy Photo - BAA Sports League: Sports included are soccer, basketball and flag football.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1916
    Grades: PK-10820 S 5th Ave
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 659-1223

  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Denver Christian School
    Denver Christian School Photo - Every day is an open house at Denver Christian School.We look forward to providing a personal tour to share what DCS has to offer your students & family.Please join us this summer, starting June 9 on Sundays 2-4 pm and Wednesdays 6-8 pm, to preview our school and learn more about Denver Christian School.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1916
    Grades: PK-123898 S. Teller St.
    Denver, CO 80235
    (303) 733-2421

  • Rank: #15-1715.- 17.
    Holy Family Catholic School
    Holy Family Catholic School Photo - Holy Family School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1916
    Grades: PK-8786 26 1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81506
    (970) 242-6168

  • Rank: #1818.
    Belleview Christian School
    Belleview Christian School Photo - As a college preparatory school, our standards at Belleview Christian School are high. Specials include Art, Music, PE, Chapel, Spanish, Computer, and Accelerated Reader.
    (Christian)
    Founding Date: 1920
    Grades: NS-123455 W 83rd Ave
    Westminster, CO 80031
    (303) 427-5459

  • Rank: #1919.
    St. Catherine Of Siena Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1921
    Grades: PK-84200 Federal Blvd
    Denver, CO 80211
    (303) 477-8035

  • Rank: #2020.
    Blessed Sacrament Parish School
    Blessed Sacrament Parish School Photo - Annual Race for Education held at City Park
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1922
    Grades: PK-81973 Elm Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 377-8835

  • Rank: #2121. Founding Date: 1924
    Grades: NS-855 Clermont St
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 399-8361

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Fort Collins Christian School & Preschool
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: NS-82040 Nancy Gray Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 893-2925

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    St. Vincent De Paul Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1927
    Grades: PK-81164 S Josephine St
    Denver, CO 80210
    (303) 777-3812

  • Rank: #2424.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Founding Date: 1946
    Grades: PK-83000 35th Ave
    Greeley, CO 80634
    (970) 330-2485

  • Rank: #2525.
    Christ The King Roman Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1949
    Grades: PK-8860 Elm St
    Denver, CO 80220
    (303) 321-2123

  • Rank: #2626.
    St. Anne's Episcopal School
    St. Anne's Episcopal School Photo - Campus
    (Episcopal)
    Founding Date: 1950
    Grades: PK-82701 S York Street
    Denver, CO 80210
    (303) 756-9481

  • Rank: #2727.
    St. John The Evangelist Catholic School
    St. John The Evangelist Catholic School Photo - Saint John the Evangelist Catholic School is located in Northern Colorado and serves the Loveland, Fort Collins and Greeley communities. St. John's is dedicated to providing our students with an excellent private Catholic education. We strive to teach the whole person by maintaining high academic standards as well as guiding the student's spiritual walk of faith.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1955
    Grades: PK-81730 W 12th St
    Loveland, CO 80537
    (970) 635-5830

  • Rank: #2828.
    St. Therese Catholic School
    St. Therese Catholic School Photo - Our Motto
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1956
    Grades: PK-81200 Kenton Street
    Aurora, CO 80010
    (303) 364-7494

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30. Founding Date: 1962
    Grades: PK-1221 Broadmoor Ave
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719) 475-9747

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Nativity Of Our Lord School
    Nativity Of Our Lord School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1962
    Grades: NS-8900 W Midway Blvd
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (303) 466-4177

  • Rank: #3131.
    Iliff Preschool, Kdgn, And School-age Summ
    Iliff Preschool, Kdgn, And School-age Summ Photo - Making friends is what we are all about.
    Daycare / Preschool
    Founding Date: 1963
    Grades: PK-K4140 E Iliff Ave
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 757-3551

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Jarrow Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: PK-63900 Orange Ct
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (303) 443-0511

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Montessori School Of Denver
    Montessori School Of Denver Photo - Montessori School of Denver's Cinco de Mayo Celebration. MSD Students celebrate with song, dance, and a cultural festival.
    Montessori School
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: NS-81460 South Holly Street
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303) 756-9441

  • Rank: #32-3432.- 34.
    Our Lady Of Fatima Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1964
    Grades: PK-810530 W 20th Ave
    Denver, CO 80215
    (303) 233-2500

  • Rank: #3535.
    Notre Dame Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Founding Date: 1966
    Grades: PK-82165 South Zenobia Street
    Denver, CO 80219
    (303) 935-3549

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