Vanguard Classical School West

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Vanguard Classical School West

801 Yosemite St.
Denver, CO 80230

Phone: 720-351-7298


License #: 1548175

Program Hours
Before School: 6:30 AM to School Start 
After School: School End to 6 PM
Full Days: 6:30 AM to 6 PM
Ages Accepted: 5 to 16
Special Times:
Registration Fee: TBD


School Year 2016-17

B/A Prices: 1st Child 2nd Child
Before School $6.00
After School $16.00
Full Day Prices: 1st Child 2nd Child
Daily In-House $35.00
Daily Field Trip $42.00 $35.70
Special Pricing Notes:

Summer Camp 2016

B/A Prices: 1st Child 2nd Child
Before School $6.00 $5.10
After School $16.00
Full Day Prices: 1st Child 2nd Child
Daily In-House $35.00
Daily Field Trip $42.00 $35.70
Special Pricing Notes:

Subsidies Accepted: CCAP, TANF. For more information on these subsidies, please contact the Human Resources Dept. for the county in which you reside. Click here to learn more.

After completing the online registration, please email or hand-deliver the following to your program Director:

1. Your child’s record of immunization.

2. Medication Administration / Severe Allergy Documentation if applicable (Forms Available on Site)

3. CCAP/TANF Authorization Letters if applicable


Parent Resources:

Frontier Summer Calendar 2016 Frontier Summer Calendar 2016 (77 KB)

Highline SE Summer 2016 Calendar Highline SE Summer 2016 Calendar (87 KB)


Kids’ Adventures, Inc works closely with the Colorado Department of Human Services to continue to provide quality, affordable child care to low income families. For more information about how CCAP/TANIFF can assist you, please contact the Colorado Department of Human Services (or):

Arapahoe County

ACHS- Child Care Assistance
Phone (303)636-1170
Fax (303)636-1426

Denver County

Phone (720)944-KIDS (5437)
Fax (720)944-3330

Program Director: Megan Urias

Megan has been working with kids for over eight years, including babysitting and progressively responsible roles at Kids' Adventures. She is also currently earning her teaching certificate in K-3rd grades. Megan particularly enjoys doing crafts and playing dodgeball, and she most values being a consistent presence for her students each morning and afternoon.

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"The parents are thrilled. The children are thrilled...Kids' Adventures worked closely with our staff to craft a program that would meet the needs of our school and children...[and] our site director is an integral part of our staff."

Beth Morganfield Lawrence Elementary School

"KA provides not only quality care but educational support and social emotional support for each of my daughters."

Garrett Rosa Principal

"I absolutely love Kids’ Adventures. Every time I am there the staff is positive and upbeat. As a working mom, it can sometimes be difficult to drop your kids off before you head to work; but my son is always happy when I drop him off and pick him up, which always just makes the whole process so much more enjoyable. There is always so many interactive things for the kids to do, and I always feel that my child is in professional and capable hands. I would recommend this program to anyone!"

Jennifer Ewing English Department Chair, Palmer Ridge High School

"Kids' Adventures is great! My daughter loves coming to after school care and is disappointed when we pick her up early."

Joy Moore Vanguard Parent

"“We are especially thankful for the summer program schedule that includes field trips, swimming, and sports days. When both parents in the home work this service is invaluable, and keeps our children engaged in their community surroundings. We appreciate the countless hours it must take to coordinate events and services like these for so many children, and absolutely support efforts to continue this process. Likewise, the after school homework program alleviates stressful hours at home working and provides our family with quality time to enjoy each other. In short, we love KA and the impact it has on our children and our family.”"

Kim Ocampo

"Margo and Tess (sisters) love coming to Kids’ Adventures every day because they get to play and see their friends!"

Margo and Tess Aurora Academy

"When you wake up in the morning and you have butterflies in your stomach because of the exciting day ahead you know you love where you work. You have butterflies because you come in each day and have to find the courage to be vulnerable and lean in to the uncomfortable to grow a little more each day."

Nattiel Pierson

"Nina loves coming to Kids’ Adventures because there is always a new activity planned for each day!"

Nina Aurora Academy

"Kids Adventures provides before and after school care that goes well beyond the scope of a traditional childcare setting. They are committed to supporting core values such as wellness, academics and parent engagement."

Sonia Sisneros SOAR Charter School Deputy Director

"Kids’ Adventures offers exciting and educational activities on-and-off campus. Their staff is highly qualified… they have always been very responsive to the needs of my building, staff and students."

William M. Blandon Principal