Naturita Early Learning Center

Naturita Early Learning Center consists of a ColtCare Program (infant & toddler) and Preschool Program (3-6 yrs.) which is committed to creating a safe and nurturing environment that facilitates a child's social, emotional, cognitive, and motor development in order for the child to be kindergarten ready.


Kristen Parrino - Colt Care & Preschool Director

Colt Care

Diana Chavez - Infants & Toddlers

Infant Program: Children ages 6 weeks to 18 months

Toddler Program: Children 18 months to 3 years old


Sara Riddle - Preschool

Victoria Pierce - Preschool

Preschool Program: 3-6 years

7:50am for the morning class and 12:30pm for the afternoon class.

Contact us

Naturita Early Learning Center

Naturita Elementary School

141 West Main Street

P.O. Box 400

Naturita, CO 81422

Phone: 970.417.0995

Main Office Phone: 970.865.2204



Hours: Monday-Thursday: 7am-5pm

Tuition: $35.00 per day

Meals & Snacks: Breakfast, lunch, and two snacks are provided at no cost.

Health & Wellness


NES Colt Care License Agreement

On-site Licensing Inspections :

  • Environmental/Health Inspection

  • Fire Safety Inspection

  • CDE Inspection