Qualifying for

Colorado Preschool Program (CPP) Funding


* It takes ONE (1) or more qualifying factors for a PK student to receive CPP funding (students turning 4-years-old by July 1).

* It takes THREE (3) or more qualifying factors in order for a

3-year-old student to receive CPP funding.

It is very important that you identify any concerns

you may have when completing application forms!


Qualifying Factors:

  • Qualifies financially (Determined by Family Economic Survey)

  • In need of language development (speech issues? hard to understand?)

  • Poor social skills of child (extreme shyness, hyperactivity, ability to get along with others, temper, attention span, etc...)

  • Child has health or developmental concerns (communication, motor     skills, problem solving, social skills, ability to learn, balance, etc..)

  • Frequent relocation by family (have moved from home to home)

  • Family lives with grandparents or others

  • Parent unmarried & teen when child was born

  • Parent w/o GED or HS diploma

  • Neglected/dependent child under DHS

  • Drug or alcohol abuse in child's family

  • Child exposed to abuse

Qualifying for

Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

* Early Childhood Special Education Services are offered through BOCES at our site.


* If you are concerned with your child's speech & language abilities, behaviors, or development, please contact CHILD FIND and set up an appointment for your child to be evaluated.  


* Having your child qualified prior to the beginning of the school year will mean that therapy and interventions can begin immediately.  


San Luis Valley BOCES

2261 Enterprise Drive

Alamosa, CO  81101

Phone: (719) 589-5851