Small Steps continued our annual celebration with a new twist this year – we hosted THREE Thanksgiving feasts at our two campuses, one for the DePelchin Campus families and one for each wing at the Jensen Campus. By hosting three feasts, families were able to experience a family-style Thanksgiving within their campus community. The feasts were [...]
For nine consecutive years, Triad Resources has continued to host our Annual Fall Festival. This year, Small Steps’ students and families gathered for the Fall Festival on October 18 at our Jensen Campus. Thanks to the employees at Triad Resources, families enjoyed face painting, a petting zoo, balloon animals, and lunch from Chick-fil-A. Thank you, [...]
Small Steps students enjoyed a visit from two Bernese Mountain dogs named Sadie and Bob. Owners Darcy and Wayne Taylor have trained Sadie and Bob to be part of an animal assistance therapy program called Faithful Paws. All of the animals that participate in the Faithful Paws program are specifically trained to provide comfort to [...]
Members of Troop 55 recently built two new picnic tables and an outdoor storage bench to go on our playgrounds during Henry Clark’s Eagle Scout project. Thanks to their generous gift, our students and teachers now have plenty of places to sit and play outside. Thank you, Troop 55 and Henry Clark!
Over the past few months a multitude of volunteers have visited Small Steps on the weekends. They have spent countless weekend hours helping us better prepare our facilities to serve 180 students. Because of these “weekend warriors,” we now have butterfly gardens for our students to play in, car seats that are clean, new fencing [...]
BreitBurn Energy Company has supported Small Steps by donating wish list items again this school year! They brought bags full of different classroom supplies, from markers and construction paper, to children’s clothing and toothpaste. On behalf of our staff, teachers and students, THANK YOU! Your continued generosity is greatly appreciated!