“Quality preschool programs lay a foundation of knowledge, social skills and confidence that paves the way for successes throughout their school year and in later life.”
Linda Campbell, Founding Co-chairwoman of the Mayor’s Leadership Team for Early Childhood Education

About Us


Mile High Early Learning is Denver’s oldest and largest provider of subsidized quality early childhood care and education – serving thousands of Denver’s most vulnerable children every year since 1970.

Early Learning Centers

Mile High Early Learning operates seven early learning centers and two drop-in facilities. A Montessori inspired educational approach is used throughout the program. Montessori fosters inner security, a sense of order, curiosity, decision- making ability, a positive attitude toward school, and a sense of responsibility to other members of the class, school and community.

Our People

Mile High Early Learning is governed by a 12-member Board of Directors, receives support and counsel from a 50+ member Community Leadership Board, and employs 140 talented and dedicated staff.


The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal and, where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email

4300 Cherry Creek Drive S., Denver, CO 80246-1530 P 303-692-2000
John W. Hickenlooper, Governor | Larry Wolk, MD, MSPH, Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech disabilities and wish to file either an EEO or program complaint please contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800) 845-6136 (in Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.