Mountain Sprouts Preschool

Mountain Sprouts Preschool is a preschool for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Mountain Sprouts believes in a holistic early learning experience and focuses on hands-on learning and sensory motor experiences that will eventually lead to further learning and social and intellectual development. They focus on five main disciplines: creative play, community, the natural world, practical work, and the arts. 

Teachers strive to create a supportive and challenging classroom atmosphere to encourage students to participate. The school also draws from the community in the form of visiting instructors in the areas of art, music, drama, yoga, karate, and Spanish. 

Admission requirements and school schedule: 

  • Students must be 3 to 5 years of age
  • Potty-trained
  • Open Monday-Friday
  • Individuals may opt for 2-5 days per week based on availability
  • Schedules include: 8-1:30 (reserved for 3 year olds), 8-3:30 or 8-5pm (open to all enrollees)
  • After school program ages 5-7, 3-5pm daily
  • Follows Telluride Public School schedule for vacations

Application process:

  1. To receive an application, contact or call, (970) 728-8004
  2. Administrator will contact you to conduct an informational interview. Parents have the opportunity to ask questions and to observe the school in action
  3. Once you've decided to pursue enrollment, submit an application with an $35 non-refundable application fee
  4. If there are spots available, you will receive an acceptance letter and an Admissions Packet. Return the Admissions Packet with $300.00 enrollment deposit. Note that permanent enrollment is conditional on your child successfully completing a six-week trial period in the classroom. 

Contact Information:

135 E. Galena Avenue

Telluride, CO 81435

(970) 728-8004