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Happy Easter From Small Steps

April 17, 2014

Small Steps students have been celebrating Easter for the past two weeks, learning about Jesus’ death and resurrection and hunting Easter eggs.  The students at Small Steps’ DePelchin campus had a Flowering of the Cross celebration.  After hearing the Easter story, each student placed a flower on the wooden cross.  Small Steps students have also [...]

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Cultural Studies at Small Steps

April 10, 2014

One of the pre-k and kindergarten classes at Small Steps has been studying different cultures.  The students started with the U.S. and Italy, are now learning about Mexico, and will study China next.  They are learning about the different traditions, cultures, clothing, and foods from each country.  During their study of the U.S., the students [...]

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Down on the Farm

April 9, 2014

Small Steps’ two- and three-year-old classes visited Old McDonald’s Farm last week.  These students have been learning about the farm in their classrooms – talking about the animals that live on the farm, the foods grown on a farm, and the role of a farmer.  They have read books, made art projects, and sung songs [...]

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Small Steps Young Professionals Gather to Raise Money for Student Meals

April 8, 2014

More than 50 young professionals came out for the Small Steps YP Happy Hour on March 27 at Howl at the Moon to help raise money for Small Steps’ nutrition program.  Thank you to everyone who joined us that night, and congratulations to YP Members Valerie Vuong and Nikole Amaya who won tickets to the [...]

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Thank you JPMorgan Chase for Sending our Students and Families to the Ballet

April 7, 2014

JPMorgan Chase recently donated thirty tickets to Small Steps for the Houston Ballet’s performance of Aladdin.  Students, families, and Small Steps teachers enjoyed the Houston Ballet’s dress rehearsal performance.  Thank you to JPMorgan Chase for your continued support of our program and for providing our students and families with this fun learning experience.  

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Small Steps is No. 5 on List of Houston’s Healthiest and Most Efficient Charities

April 3, 2014

The Houston Chronicle has identified Small Steps as the fifth most healthy and efficient charity in Houston.  The list of the ten most healthy and efficient Houston charities was based upon ratings by Charity Navigator.  Charity Navigator evaluates charities’ financial health and their accountability and transparency.   Small Steps is proud of this recognition, which shows [...]

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