A Catholic preschool and junior kindergarten opened its doors in Highlands Ranch in September 2013 on the campus of Pax Christi Catholic Church. As a ministry of Pax Christi, St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Preschool offers a faith-based, rigorous academic education complemented by Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, state-of-the-art technologies and environmental education to serve preschoolers and junior kindergarteners ages 3 to 5.
Affordable tuition, morning and afternoon sessions, and options of two, three, and five-day-a-week sessions are offered at St. Katharine Drexel making it a leading school in the area. After school care is available.
Saint Katherine Drexel Catholic Preschool and Kindergarten will assist the family, parish and community in forming resilient servant-leaders in the Catholic tradition. Through a strong Religious-Classical-Environmental Education students will become spiritually, intellectually and morally prepared as stewards who engage the world in service to God and the common good.
Saint Katharine Drexel Catholic Preschool was selected two years consecutively for the 2015 and 2016 Best of Littleton Award in the Catholic Schools category by the Littleton Award Program. The Littleton Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Littleton area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implement programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
SKD received a level 2 certification through the new Colorado Shines program and will continue the normal progression to reach level 4.
Saint Katharine Drexel Preschool is adding Catechesis of the Good Shepherd. The staff is in the process of becoming level 1 certified.
St Katharine Drexel parent letter from the superintendent of schools