Persimmon Early Learning Child Care and Preschool

Affordable, Flexible Boulder Child Care

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Persimmon Early Learning offers high-quality, affordable child care, serving Boulder County children and families for 40 years. We provide a nurturing, creative space for children to learn and grow in newly redesigned and expanded indoor and outdoor learning areas.

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Affordable, Flexible Child Care

Persimmon Early Learning Monthly Contract Tuition Rates May 2021

Persimmon Early Learning Drop In Sliding Scale Rates April 2021

  • We offer low teacher-to-child ratios in all classrooms (Infants 1:3, Toddlers 1:4, Preschool 1:5). 
  • Persimmon Early Learning provides a nutritious meal program with a full-time nutritionist and chef on site, as well as active play, yoga, gardening, and cooking and nutrition lessons.
  • We’re a Level 4 Colorado Shines Rated Early Childhood Program.
  • Persimmon Early Learning provides enrollment opportunities for low-income families through Boulder County CCAP and emergency care options for families with no other immediate child care options.

Please fill out our Interest Form to begin the child care enrollment process today. Due to the volume of inquiries we receive, we cannot respond directly to phone calls or emails. Once we receive your completed form, you will be contacted by one of our team members within one week.

Hours of operation:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Please note:  Sliding scale rates apply to drop-in care only, which is currently being scheduled on a weekly basis as space permits. For more information about drop-in care and other short-term options, please contact Celina Hernandez at: (303) 449-1951 or

Fill Out An Interest Form Today!

Now Hiring Teachers!

Due to our recent expansion, we are hiring experienced Early Childhood Education Teachers. Visit our Employment Opportunities page for more information.

"We absolutely love the entire team, and the exceptional care for our child. I'm also so happy with the nutritious food served, and all of the facility enhancements."
Persimmon Early Learning Parent
"100% satisfied. The staff is exceptionally professional, skilled, and compassionate."
Persimmon Early Learning Parent