Eyestone Elementary School, located in Wellington, Colorado was built in 1973. At the time of construction, Wellington’s 1970 census reported a population of 691 and Eyestone was its sole elementary school.
At the time of its first remodel in 1989, the town’s population had nearly doubled to 1,340 – a trend that continues today.
Located just 10 miles north of Fort Collins and 33 miles south of Cheyenne, Wyoming, families find it a convenient location for commuting as well as a peaceful rural environment.
Eyestone is named in honor of former teacher, Principal, Superintendent and past Mayor of Wellington, Robert E. Eyestone.