Staff Members

Julie Carlson - Director

Michelle Cook - Administration Assistant

Jenny Bailey - Lead Teacher

Ashley Durrant -Teaching Assistant

Jessie Karashinski -Lead Teacher

Stefanie Charney - Teaching Assistant

Melissa Tanner - Lead Teacher

Nichole Karo - Teaching Assistant

Jessica Anderson - Lead Teacher

Cheyenne Meise - Teaching Assistant

Sarah Clair - Teaching Assistant


If you have questions about your child's IEP placement, you will need to work with Jeffco, Gilpin or Clear Creek Schools directly. Please contact your Special Education Director. For Clear Creek or Gilpin, you may also call 720-441-8479 for more information.

Vision and Mission Statement

Platte Canyon Early Learning Center will provide each student a safe, individualized, age appropriate, and fun preschool experience.

Platte Canyon Early Learning Center staff will encourage each child's growth in all areas of development including self-esteem, language and literacy, social and emotional development, science and math, the arts, cognitive, and physical growth.