Helpful Resources for Parents and Students


Helping Hands

Exploring Minds Academy is a high quality private learning academy located on NE County Line Road in Erie, Colorado. Our Learning Academy is run by teaching professionals with years of education and real world experience working with children from 6 weeks to 12 years of age. Our Owner, Pamela Piekarski holds degrees in education, has years of successful teaching experience in the public school system, and is a trusted consultant to the early learning industry. The individual classroom environments are filled with materials that are designed to encourage a child's curiosity, joy of discovery, and natural exuberance for life. Our reading program is the Orton Gillingham program, an internationally recognized curriculum, and is taught in most of the St. Vrain schools as well as throughout Colorado. Children enrolling in our preschool in the fall 2014, we guarantee they will be ready for kindergarten in 2016. Please feel free to call to set up a time for a visit!


A Guide for First-Time Parents

The following links may provide useful information for your family. Online resources are plentiful and ever changing; if you have a website that you would like to recommend, please send us an email.

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