Tuition/Drop-in Information


5 Days a Week: $875

4 Days a Week: $700

3 Days a Week: $525

2 Days a Week: $350

1-Day a Week:  $175

We are happy to invite children to Bright Start Learning Center on a drop-in basis, whether you and your family are visiting Leadville and want to do some adult time or you are a local resident who is need of child care on occasion.


Drop-In Care: $50/day for children who are not regularly enrolled.  See FAQ for more information and the following link




Monthly tuition is due the first of each month. Scheduled days may not be traded for unscheduled days; if an extra day is needed your bill will reflect the extra day charge at your child's tuition rate of $40/day.


We are pleased to accept funds from the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program! For more information about CCCAP, please click here.


To learn more about our school, please start by reading our family handbook:

Bright Start Learning Center Handbook

In order to begin the enrollment process we ask that you complete and return the following forms:

Enrollment Agreement

General Health Appraisal

Certificate of Immunization

Additional forms you may need:

CCCAP Policies (if needed)

Parent Letter on Immunization

Immunization Chart

Medical Exemption (if needed)

Non-Medical Exemption (if needed)

You may either return the paperwork directly to Bright Start or send as an attachment via email to  

Once we receive your enrollment paperwork we will be in touch about space availability, schedule a time to meet and discuss an enrollment date.

There is a one-time $30 enrollment fee for all new students.


We are pleased to accept CCCAP funds!