The Village for Early Childhood Education

Welcome Back Village

Early Childhood Education Staff

  • Lead Qualified Teaching staff
  • Paraprofessional Educators supporting each classroom 
  • Education Manager/Instructional Coach
  • Family Partnerships
  • School Psychologist and School Counselor 
  • Special Education Providers onsite
  • Health Assistant onsite - supervised by District Nurse Consultant


  • Dedicated and caring staff members
  • Our teachers individualize learning experiences for active learning each day
  • Currently have ratings through: CLASS or ECERS, and Colorado Shines 
  • Young children learn best by doing! Creative Curriculum and Dinosaur School are play based curriculums that are used to meet the social emotional and early academic needs of our preschoolers
  • Teaching Strategies GOLD assessment system is used to measure your child’s learning and development and guide planning to meet each child’s needs
  • Distance learning opportunities available when necessary (COVID -19), additional summer online resources available through the websites
  • Inclusive, diverse, developmentally appropriate classroom setting 
  • Well equipped classrooms and playgrounds designed just for preschoolers to provide a fully inclusive experience
  • Low staff to student ratio of 1:8, with no more than 16 children per classroom during the school day
  • Before- and after-school care options available

Registration/Enrollment - Serving 3-5 year olds

  • Must be 3 or 4 years old by October 1st 
  • Students who will be 5 years old by October 1st go to Kindergarten
  • Developmental student screenings are included our registration process so we can meet the unique learning needs of your child
  • Child Find - Free screenings for newborns and children up to 5 years of age who show delays in development that could interfere with their education and learning
  • We make preschool affordable by offering tuition assistance for families who qualify. Funding options include Head Start, Colorado Preschool Program, Early Childhood Special Education, Colorado Child Care Assistance Program and tuition-based options

Family Events

  • Family/Teacher Conferences in October and March
  • Kindergarten Transition support for students and families
  • Family engagement resources and supports available with opportunities for family involvement and volunteering
  • Special family events at both sites, some examples include: Family Nights, Getting Ready for Kindergarten, STEAM Night, PBIS/Dinosaur School Night, Music Performance/Art Show, Coffee and Conversations, Field Day, and Family Matters/Incredible Years Parenting classes, Head Start evening events

It's going to be a great school year!


711 East Euclid Avenue
Centennial, CO 80121



1907 West Powers Avenue
Littleton, CO 80120


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Early Childhood Education Principal
at North and Highland
Brandylyn Pentecost

Early Childhood Education Director at North
Angie Burnell

Early Childhood Education Director at Highland
Tracey Hansen