Some county buildings are reopening to the public on June 1, while other services remain online. See current safer-at-home order with face coverings.

Resources are available for those impacted by COVID-19. For help, submit questions or call 720-776-0822 weekdays (9 a.m.-5 p.m.).

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News Archive

August 2, 2019

Head Start now enrolling additional children for Lafayette locations

Enroll your 3- and 4-year-olds for the 2019-20 school year

Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County Head Start has openings for new enrollment at their Lafayette locations for the school year beginning Aug. 22. Head Start is a comprehensive and unique child development program for children from families where the adults work low-wage jobs, or receive social assistance such as TANF and SSI; as well as foster children, children experiencing homelessness, and children with disabilities. The program is designed to meet the individual needs of children through a close partnership between staff and parents.

If you or someone you know is looking for a full-day preschool program for 3- and 4-year-olds, please call the enrollment line at 720-564-2206, or email

Current openings are at both Lafayette locations – The Lafayette Community School (1135 Cimarron Drive) and at the newly opened Dagny School at the YMCA of Northern Colorado (2800 Dagny Way).

Boulder County Head Start provides a full-day preschool and serves a diverse group of young children and families. This includes a bilingual program for all native Spanish-speaking students to receive instruction in their home language while building their English-language proficiency. Please call if you would like any additional about enrollment or the Head Start program.


Commissioner Matt Jones reads to a Head Start class as part of One Book Colorado