Welcome to Preschool 

Our Teachers 

Cartoon Kids.png

If family members have questions about UPK please call our Preschool Information Line at: 
720.433.0025 or go to the preschool website [email protected]g.

Lina Kelley- Early Childhood Instructor
Dawn Finney- Early Childhood Special Education Teacher
Susan Gadeken- Speech and Language Pathologist
Shannon Bell - Occupational Therapist
Tammy Dankert- Special Education Assistant
Eric Elmore- ECE Coordinator


DCSD Preschool Information Hours and Information

The Douglas County Preschool Program is an inclusive program for both typically developing students and students identified with special needs.  Each classroom serves approximately 16 students with a teaching staff of 3-4 adults. 

The mission of the Early Childhood Preschool Program is to provide an educational foundation for young children and to develop relationships among families, staff and community for individual student achievement.

  • We value the uniqueness of each child.
  • We value the learning potential of each child.
  • We value a knowledgeable and prepared staff who promotes learning and development in young children.
  • We value the role of parents in the education of their children.
  • We value being a part of the public education system.

For Preschool Enrollment Info please visit our ECE Site