Dance Classes for Kids by Laurie~

Ages 3-5:  Your child will have fun learning jazz, ballet, tap, and creative movement dances, as well as tumbling, and a muscle of the month!

  • Tuesdays, 4:30 – 5:15 pm
  • $50 for 8 classes

Ages 6-8:  Your child will enjoy the challenge of learning ballet and jazz dances in a creative atmosphere!

  • Wednesdays, 4:30 – 5:30 pm
  • $66 for 8 classes

Sessions cycle, contact Laurie to find out when the next session starts.

Instructor:  Laurie White began dancing at Northland School of Dance in Champlin, MN when she was 4 years old. She continued her training at Gustavus Adolphus College in MN, from which she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Sociology/Anthropology and Dance. She danced professionally in Minneapolis with various companies, including Ballet of the Dolls, Deborah Jinza Thayer/Movement Architecture, DRP Dance, and many more. Laurie can be seen performing locally with Ormao Dance Company. She began teaching dance to children of all ages in 1999. Laurie relocated to Colorado Springs in March, 2013 with her husband and children. She recently obtained her Yoga Teacher Certification.

Where:  The dance studio at Westside Community Center, 1628 W. Bijou St.

How: or 719-510-4942 to register

Schulhaus German School for Children ~ Saturdays 

Saturday German school has begun and you’ll want to join us!   The teachers are professionally trained native speakers who are experts in making German fun.

For fee, and more information;

Call Birgit  at 720-272-0971 or

Westside Community Preschool~

Monday through Friday; 9 am – 12:30 pm

Westside Community Daycare~

Monday through Friday; 7:30 am – 5:30 pm 

Westside Community Preschool is excited to announce the addition of a before and after preschool child care program which accepts CCCAP.

Please contact Jennie Marsh to register. Diakonia


Westside Community Preschool 2017-2018 Diakonia

Summer Early Literacy Program

Summer Fun with The Cat in the Hat!

June 5 – 30 and  July 10 – 28, 2017.

We are open for Full Day Care and Enrichment July 5 – 7.

Half Day: $75/week.  Full day:  $150/week.

All families are encouraged to enroll in our Income Based Tuition Rate program for tuition assistance.

For information: Call 719-385-7920; email
Age requirement: Your child must be at least 3 years old on or before October 1st, 2016.
Toilet training is required.
Classes run from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Breakfast and an afternoon snack are provided to our full time children. Lunch is provided by the parent. We eat an early lunch at approximately 11:00 am.

Preschool and Tuition Fees for 2017-18 School Year

Registration fee:

A non-refundable fee of $75 is due at the time of registration.  CCCAP families pay a one time $70 activity fee.

Cost for 2017-2018 school year:

Half-time tuition is $325 per month. All families are encouraged to enroll in our Income Based Tuition Rate program for tuition assistance.

Full-day tuition is $600 per month. Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) is accepted. For information on the CCCAP program

For more information and to download forms please visit.

Westside Preschool Diakonia


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