El Centro de los Ninos is an accredited child education and development center in Northern New Mexico, offering early childhood education, inclusive special education programs and collaborative family health services.
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t El Centro, we have a professional staff committed to excellence in care and education. Our teachers, administrators and board evaluate program effectiveness and welcome constructive comment on daily activities, workshops and all aspects of our program. All staff participate in a continuous program of In-Service education and studies for professional advancement to remain flexible and aware of the ever changing needs of today’s families and to the findings of current research. Our staff knows how to nurture children at all developmental levels. The teachers use not only an early childhood curriculum, but also their own creativity, caring and energy in partnership with each child’s family to help that child grow into a bright, happy, curious, playful person.

Carla Martinez
Marya C. Roddis
Joy Cooper
Andrea Martinez
Mele Wells
Tina Ulibarri
Lucy Martinez
Juanita Atencio
Kathy Diaz
Patsy Hinds
Program Director & Office Manager
Finance & Development Director
Preschool Teacher/Lead Supervising Teacher
Preschool Teacher
Toddler Teacher
“Floater” Teacher / Aide All Classrooms
Infant Care Provider
Substitute Teacher
School Cook
Susan L. Windeck
Alex Leyba
Teri Lindstrom
Matthew Herrera
Sara Blakemore
Board Chair, Chama
El Vado

El Centro de los Ninos - Where learning is fun!

Children at play outdoors at the ElCentro de los Ninos playground, Volunteers sing and play music with toddlers, The staff assembles for a group photo.
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