Woodland Park School District

WPSD Early Childhood Center

Welcome to Woodland Park Early Childhood Center!

We serve children ages 3 to 5 at two locations in the district, Gateway Elementary and Summit Elementary.

Gateway Elementary * 100 Panther Way * Woodland Park, CO 80863

4 Full Day classrooms (8:10 - 3:05), $450/mo

2 Half Day classrooms (8:10-11:10, 12:05 - 3:05) $200/mo, 1 Half Day classroom has a Center-based program for children with significant language delays.

Each classroom has an Early Childhood Teacher and an Early Childhood Assistant with up to 16 students (ratio is 1 adult to 8 students).

Current openings: 3 Half Day PM spots


Summit Elementary * 490 Meadow Park Dr. * Divide, CO 80814

2 Full Day classrooms (7:50-2:45) $450/mo, with a Half Day AM option (7:50 - 10:50) $200/mo

Each classroom has an Early Childhood Teacher and an Early Childhood Assistant with up to 16 students (ratio is 1 adult to 8 students).

Current openings: 2 Full Day or Half Day AM spots

Funding Options:

  • Special Education funding for students on Individualized Education Plans
  • CCCAP funding available through Department of Human Services

Call or email the Director, Katie Icenhower, or call 719-686-2197 to set up a tour.

Our Vision

Planting the seeds to grow our children’s future.

Our Mission

We come together with compassion and grace for children and their families to guide and nurture through play, building confidence, empathy, independence, and respect in a safe and loving environment.

Please click on the link below to view the handbook.

Handbook

Gateway Staff:

Katie Icenhower, Director

Jackie Hood

Laina Carver

Sarah Junko

Ezzi Langenfeld

Amiee McKee

Carol Watts

Mary Jackson

Monika Fraser

Tiffany Reed

Alice Chandler

Emily Janousek

Tonie Libby-Clare

Katie Fries

Kimberly Splinter

Katie Mitchell

Summit Staff:

Lesslie Shaw

Debbie Buckner

Connie Knowles

Aubry Martin