Classrooms 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
303 S. Cooper St., Silver City, NM
Classrooms 6, & 7
405 W. 6th St., Silver City, NM
Classroom 8
622 NM-211, Gila, NM
Classroom 9 & Early Head Start Office
521 East St., Santa Clara, NM

Providing Children and Their Families a Head Start

El Grito Early Learning Center is a non-profit organization consisting of Head Start, Early Head Start (Home-Based) programs, as well as New Mexico Early Pre-K programs administered by El Grito, Incorporated (1969). El Grito is proud to provide quality programs to preschool-aged children along with prenatal, infant, and family support to Grant County for over 50 years.

El Grito provides a number of services and supports diverse families in Grant County’s rural communities of: Silver City, Tyrone, Cliff, Santa Clara, Bayard, and Hurley.

Mission Statement

To advocate and provide a safe, nurturing, educational environment for children and families to learn and grow.

Vision Statement

To provide quality education and comprehensive services.


FREE Preschool with
El Grito Learning Center

Now Accepting applications for All Children Ages 3-5!