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, a beautiful porch swing, 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


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