Kindergarten Registration 2024-2025

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kids with books

They’ve learned their ABC’s and 3’s

They know their colors and when to say “please”

They’ll make lots of friends and have lots of fun

LOOK OUT KINDERGARTEN, here they come!

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Call for more information:  303-387-6725


Explorers In Action

Heritage Elementary offers a free full-day kindergarten experience that is second to none!  Our explorers engage in opportunities daily focusing on the whole child and creating a warm, welcoming environment for their first year of elementary school. Your child is about to begin an amazing adventure where they will meet new friends, learn from dedicated educators, and begin building the foundation for a lifelong education. As you get to know our staff you will see that they are passionate about children and learning and bring that spirit to the classroom every day.


A Day In The Life of a Kindergartener

  • Structured, Rigorous, Play-Based Curriculum
  • Differentiation – We meet the student at their level and ensure growth
  • Voice & Choice – Building ownership in their learning
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Authentic Learning Experiences
  • Dedicated Kindergarten Educational Assistant
  • 2 Amazing Stellar Kindergarten Teachers
  • A peek at our schedule:
    • 8:35 Brain Bins, Journaling
    • 8:50 Specials (Art, Music, PE)
    • 9:30 Learning Activities: Reading/Writing 
    • 10:15 Recess
    • 10:30 Learning ActivitiesLiteracy Groups
    • 11:35 Lunch
    • 12:30 Solitude (quiet time)
    • 12:50 Learning Activities: Math
    • 1:35 Recess
    • 1:50 Learning Activities: Social Studies & Science
    • 2:40 Discovery Time
    • 3:15 Clean and Pack Up
    • Thursdays 12:40-1:20 Library
    • Wednesdays 1:10-1:50 Science & Technology



What Sets Us Apart

One of only 3 Douglas County Elementary Schools to win both the 2023 John Irwin Award and the 2023 Colorado’s Governor’s Distinguished School Award.

  • Positive Behavior Support System: 

  • Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible, Be Respectful

  • Full-Time Specials Programming including ART, MUSIC, & PE

  • Extensions including Science & Technology, Financial Literacy,  Sustainability, Social Emotional Learning & Character Building Education

  • Enrichment Opportunities

  • Chess & Lego Club

  • Art Class

  • Tennis Club

  • Spelling Bee

  • Connected Community with family events including Father/Daughter dance, Mother/Son Event, Mornings With Mom, Donuts with Dad, Explorer Kick-Off, School-wide Fund Run

  • Latest Technology with 1:1 devices including iPads & Chromebooks

  • Before and After school program available starting at 6 am through 6 pm 


Kindergarten Registration is open!

Registration Information:

  • If you live within the Heritage feeder boundary area (see map) and need to register your student for the 2024-2025 school year, enrollments are accepted via Online Registration (OLR).  Please visit our District Enrollment page link for instructions, and OLR access.

  • If you do not live within the Heritage feeder and want to apply for Open Enrollment, please read on for more information:

    • If you are NEW to the district, please click here to be directed to the Open Enrollment page and application.

    • If your student currently attends a Douglas County School District school, please log into your EngagEd parent portal account to start the open enrollment process. Remember to log in through the EngagED Parent Portal at You will login using the same username and password that you have created in Infinite Campus/Parent Portal. Reminder: the district's new implementation of DUO requires parents to use the following format: enter your username and in the field marked Email Address (e.g. [email protected]) and your district password in the field marked Password on the login screen. If your username and password do not work, please call the IT Support Center at 303-387-0001 for assistance.

    • Open Enrollment closes at 4 pm on August 1, 2024. You will only be contacted if and when we have an opening for your student(s).