Full day pre-kindergarten program at Coyote Creek Elementary

Welcome to Little Pups Pre-Kindergarten @ Coyote Creek Elementary!

Enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year opens in January. 
A tour of our program is required prior to registering your child for the Little Pups program. 

Please contact Program Supervisor, Sam Nikui, at 303-387-6218 or 
by email at scnikui@dcsdk12.org to schedule a tour.  

Little Pups Full Day Pre-Kindergarten offers a comprehensive academic program, which provides essential readiness skills for kindergarten 
taught by highly qualified early childhood teachersChildren must be at least 3years 9months old to join 
our program. Our school hours are 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Our Philosophy
We believe that the parent-child-teacher connection is integral to success in school. We are here to support you and your child 
and will always be their advocate. Your child's happiness and overall well-being are priorities to us during their time in Little Pups. 
We want them to feel safe and loved within the walls of our room and in our entire school. 

What our program provides?
Our program utilizes the best development opportunities that Douglas County School District has to offer:
* Learning Without Tears
* Everyday Math
* Positive Behavior Management Systems
*Unique Learning Environments
* LEGOS in Learning
*Our children have daily access to school specials in the building including: 
Art, Library, PE, Music, and Karate

We are 100% invested in the Coyote Creek Elementary School community.  
We participate in the fun run, field day, school-wide assemblies and in-class field trips.  

Once you are enrolled in our program, click here for the Parent Login

2014, 2015, and 2016 Winner for Full Time Learning Center!               
Upcoming dates:

Monday, November 11th: Pack a lunch - CCE Closed

November 25th & 26th: Pack a Lunch - CCE Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Wednesday-Friday, November 27th-29th: CLOSED - Happy Thanksgiving! 

Classroom Websites: 

*Enrichment Activities*

Karate with ATA Karate:
Karate will take place every other Monday morning in the Little Pups Classrooms. 
We are very excited to learn about focus, discipline, and moving our bodies! 
Please visit your child's teacher website to see the specific karate schedule for their classroom.  

Reading with a Douglas County Librarian: (During the school year only)
Every week, a volunteer from Douglas County Libraries, comes to read to the classrooms in 2 separate sessions. 
We love having puppet visitors and reading exciting, new stories from the library!

Contact Information:

Program Supervisor:
Sam Nikui (303-387-6218)

Lead Teacher Little Pups A
Ms. Newcomer
A classroom: 303-387-6216

Lead Teacher Little Pups B: 
Mrs. Dallin
B classroom: 303-387-6217

Assistant Teachers:
Ms. Jacinto - jjacinto@dcsdk12.org
Ms. Mettler - rmettler@dcsdk12.org

Please click the following link to:  Meet the Staff

Hours of Operation

We are open Monday through Friday from 6:30AM - 6:00PM 

Half Day AM- 6:30AM - 11:15AM

*We are a year round program (including summer and DCSD Professional Development Days with the exception of being closed for the 2 weeks of winter break). 

* We offer flexible scheduling week-to-week and you do not have to lock into a full months schedule

*You only pay for the days you sign up for

*Your child must attend a minimum of 3 full days per week to hold your spot

*You submit your child's calendar of attendance to us weekly. You have the option to use us for full days, 1/2 days, or any combination you need!

Where are We Located
2861 S. Baneberry Ct. Highlands Ranch, CO 80129

We are located inside of Coyote Creek Elementary School. 
When you come for a tour, please come to the front of the building to sign in as a visitor.