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Parent's Night Out!

Drop the kids (ages 6 weeks through 9 years) off with us every second and fourth Friday of the month low cost child care while parents enjoy time to shop, run errands, or have a date!

Parents MUST pre-register with us using our Enrollment Forms or stop in to fill out the paperwork and see the center.

Call Blue Skies at 719-590-1195 to R.S.V.P.



1960 Dominion Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80918


Child Centered Care That You Can Afford

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6 Weeks - 18 Month Programs:Our infant program has been designed to provide your baby with a warm and nurturing environment. Our experienced staff ensures that every baby receives the individualized care they need and deserve. The babies are given ample opportunity and various natural materials to explore the world around them to ensure the meet developmental milestones.


TODDLERS - 3 YEARS In our toddler classrooms energetic and experienced educators encourage the curiosity and energy of toddlers and provide a classroom rich in opportunities for exploration and investigation. As your child appears ready they will be able to take the first steps towards potty training.






Blue Skies Exploration AcademyPreschool 3-4 Years: Our preschool classrooms are designed with a wide variety of materials and equipment for the children to use in their focus on deeper, more meaningful explorations of the world.



Pre-Kindergarten( 4-5 years)
Our Pre-Kindergarten environment facilitates the development of cognitive, language, math, science, and social skills while helping the children solidify their knowledge base for kindergarten readiness. The skills of questioning, hypothesizing, exploring, and problem solving are the main focus of our Pre-Kindergarten program.

At Blue Skies Exploration Academy, Pre-Kindergartners perform unique investigations on gravity, buoyancy, color and light and many other topics. They have ample opportunity to express their creativity in our Art Studio.


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Blue Skies Exploration Academy was formed by Jennifer Barnes and David Williams after years of dreaming about and planning a dynamic early childhood environment that is truly designed to meet the needs of our children and families. By adopting the Reggio Emilia philosophy of early childhood education, Jennifer and David found an effective way to provide high-quality, cutting-edge care and education that is tailored to the needs of children, their families and the local community.


Jennifer and David are the parents of two daughters and are passionate about providing children with the best start in life possible and understand the pressures of parenting first-hand.


Jennifer is a former Special Education Teacher who holds a Master's Degree from the University of Northern Colorado. David taught physics for 15 years and was the Science Olympiad Coach for Cheyenne Mountain High School. He is now the Technology Specialist for the high school and is a soccer coach for his daughter's teams.