Before and After School Enterprise (BASE)

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BASE Mission


Promoting the safety, well-being, and development of every child while partnering with schools and community to be the best choice for families.

Alicia Elmore, Director of BASE
720-433-1100 
Contact Us
We encourage families to begin by contacting the BASE programs directly.



About Before and After School Enterprise (B.A.S.E.)

Douglas County students ages five through thirteen years are eligible to access our on-site school-age child care programs.

Children who participate in our programs acquire the knowledge and abilities to make educated choices concerning their social, emotional, and physical health while learning principles of respect, integrity, honesty, and responsibility.

Benefits of our B.A.S.E. programs:

  • All staff are Douglas County School District employees
  • On-site convenience for families
  • Strong school partnership
  • District oversight and support
  • Licensed through State of Colorado Division of Child Care
  • Several sites recognized as accredited through Council on Accreditation

Many of our sites provide the following services:

  • Before and After School Programs

  • Kindergarten Enrichment

  • School Breaks (and professional development days)

Contact Us-
We encourage families to begin by contacting the BASE programs directly

BASE Department Team:  
Alicia Elmore, Director of BASE
 
Denise Nichols, Area Manager
720-955-4380

Amy Olivas, Area Manager
amy.olivas@dcsdk12.org
303-353-0524

Michele Stewart, Pre-K Area Manager
michele.stewart@dcsdk12.org
720-474-1837
 
Valerie Oss, Business Manager
303-253-2358
 
Shannon Casey, BASE Bookkeeper
 
Kate Redford, BASE Bookkeeper
 
Lars Stjernquist, BASE Technical Support