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A Joyful and Blessed Christmas

December 18, 2015

Small Steps students and families celebrated Christmas together this week with Christmas Chapel, parties, and a visit from Santa. The students helped tell the Christmas story during Chapel and sang carols for their families. The merriment continued with Christmas parties in the classrooms. Earlier this week, Santa came to Small Steps, and the students got […]

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It’s Beginning to Look A lot Like Christmas at Small Steps

December 9, 2015

Small Steps’ halls are decorated – thanks to our Young Professionals Group – and Small Steps’ meeting rooms and closets are bursting with presents. Thanks to many, many generous donors, all 180 Small Steps students and their 220 siblings will have multiple gifts to open Christmas morning.  Invesco (who has provided gifts to Small Steps […]

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What Are Small Steps Students Learning This Fall?

November 2, 2015

The Purple Flower classroom at the DePelchin campus has been learning about the parts of the body. The students have focused on their hands and how they can and cannot use them. During art centers, the students traced their hands and learned about different surfaces: soft, hard, smooth, bumpy, and rough. In studying the body, […]

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DePelchin Has A New Playground

Thanks to the generosity of First Presbyterian Houston, the DePelchin playground has been transformed with new, creative play spaces. Artificial turf now covers the hill where grass did not grow well.  The shaded corner with rocks and an old basketball goal has become a dry creek bed with a footbridge and crawl-through tunnel. Thank you, […]

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Splash Day with BMO Capital Markets

July 30, 2015

Small Steps students beat the heat this summer with a splash and field day hosted by BMO Capital Markets. The kids had a blast playing pop-corn with a parachute, competing in a relay race, going down the water slide, driving through the car wash, and splashing around in the pool. They finished off the summer […]

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Spiked by the Scoop 7.23.15- Benefiting Small Steps!

July 17, 2015

Join the Small Steps YP Group for an ice-cream “cook-off”! Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Click here to purchase your tickets now! 

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