About Us


Come see what makes LLEV Preschool unique!

Lifelong Learning of Estes Valley Preschool (LLEV) is a quality Christian-based preschool program located in Estes Park, Colorado.  Our school is committed to fostering the cognitive, emotional, social, physical, and spiritual development of preschool-age children.

Located in the first level of the Victorian Antlers building (next to the Estes Ark), LLEV serves the Estes Valley and surrounding communities.

The school is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is licensed with the State of Colorado.  LLEV has earned a Qualistar Rating of Four Stars (****) out of Four Stars.


Inspiring a "Love of Learning"

LLEV offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to inspire a love of learning with a wide variety of fun, educational, outdoor, and community-based activities that will help develop a foundation for future academics and life success.  The playground includes our new climbing structure, play equipment, an extra large sandbox, room for running, and areas for garden and nature activities.


Teaching Staff

  • Nancy K. Johnson is Director/Teacher and founder of LLEV.  She has a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education and an Education Specialist Degree in K-12 Administration.  She has more than 40 years of experience teaching children.
  •  Marlys Eshelman is Co-Teacher and a Colorado-certified teacher.
  • Ariel Wagner-Randall is Classroom Aide

We look forward to a safe, nurturing, fun school year of experiences leading to a "Lifelong Love of Learning".

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our school setting!  During the school year (Sept. - May), please come and visit during one of our morning or afternoon classes.  School hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday.  Give us a call to arrange a time. 

During the summer, call the Director for a tour of the facility at (970) 577-9864.

LLEV Preschool Location

541 Lone Pine Dr, Estes Park, Colorado 80517, United States

(970) 577-9864

LLEV Preschool Mailing & Email Address

721 Chickadee Lane

Estes Park, Colorado 80517


Drop us a line!