Town Council Meeting May 14th, 2024




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Pre-School & Childcare:

Dinosaur has two wonderful options for Pre-School and/or Child care.


Giant Step Pre-School & Child Care
Giant Step Preschool and Child Care Center

Giant Step Pre-school & Child Care is a Licensed & Qualistar Rated, non-profit facility, located in Rangely, CO just 18 miles to the south from Dinosaur, Colorado. They are an exceptional facility open Monday - Thursday 6:30A.M. to 5:30 P.M.For children ages two & up. Flexible hours are offered.

Public transportation is available to and from the facility. Please click on the link above for more information, or call the number below.

246 E. Main
Rangely, CO 81648
Phone: 970-675-2671


COBOCES offers free half day pre-school for children ages 4 and up and younger children specified as needing intervention. COBOCES also offers special education, and Gifted and talented programs. For More information, please click on the link above or give them a call at the number listed below. Rio Blanco Boces: Address: 402 W. Main Street Suite 219, Rangely, CO. 81648 Phone: 970-675-2064

K - 12:

Students from Dinosaur attend the Rio Blanco School District Re-4, located in Rangely CO. There are approximately 535 students that attend schools in the Re-4 district.With 28 outstanding teachers recruited from all over the country, excellent extracurricular programs, bus transportation to and from schools and an ideal 14/1 teacher to pupil ratio, Rio Blanco Re-4 is a great public education opportunity. There are two schools within Rangely Colorado Re-4, please click on the links below for more information.

Parkview Elementary & Early Education

Rangely Jr/Sr High School

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Higher Education:

The CNCC Rangely campus is home to several nationally acclaimed programs including Aviation Maintenance Technology, Aviation Technology, Dental Hygiene and one of seven F.L.E.T.A. accredited academies in the nation that offers academy training approved by the National Park Service and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) as well as other Signature Programs including Paleontology and Outdoor Leadership.

Visit CNCC's website to learn more about quality higher education opportunities near Dinosaur,Colorado!

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