Congrats, Graduates!

Congratulations to our Pre-K Class!   Today 28 children celebrated their Preschool Graduation at a wonderful ceremony attended by their families.   The children did a touching sign language tribute to their parents.   What a tremendous day!  Thank you parents, caregivers and families for all of your love and support.  Preschoolers, you will do fantastically in kindergarten next year.  We can’t wait to hear about all the great things you will do! Please keep in touch and come back soon

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to our entire Early Steps Learning Center family!  We had a wonderful visit from Santa this week.  As you can imagine, the children were so excited to see our special guest!

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NEW! Montessori Kindergarten

Montessori Leaps & Bounds at Early Steps Learning Center We are thrilled to announce that we are extending our Montessori Program offering to include Kindergarten!  Now children can attend our Montessori program from preschool through kindergarten. Join us at our OPEN HOUSE to learn more! When:   Tuesday, April 16th  at 6:30pm Where:   468 Richmond Road, Richmond Highland Plaza, Richmond Heights, OH 44143 What:   Early Steps Learning Center is expanding our Montessori program to include full-day kindergarten! Come

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Smiles and Treats

Our preschoolers went to visit a local nursing home, The Waterford, prior to our “Harvest Party” to Trick or Treat.  The residents were thrilled to see the children and many even dressed up for the occasion!

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New! Saturday Child Care

Have you heard the news about our new program? Parents, do you need child care on Saturdays while you work, run errands, go to an appointment, or just to have some time for yourself?  Early Steps Learning Center is happy to offer a Saturday ‘Drop In’ Child Care Program. Your child does not have to be enrolled in our Center to participate.  Just call ahead to reserve your child’s spot for a Saturday, for any amount of time from 4-10 hours.  Learn

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Storytime from Mayfield Heights Librarians

We have teamed up with our friends at the Mayfield Heights Library to bring a special “Storytime” program to our Center!  Starting today and continuing on selected Fridays throughout the year, a librarian friend will share Storytime with us from 9:45-10:15am. We are excited to offer our children another opportunity to encourage their love of reading.  A big ‘thank you’ to our local librarians for sharing the time and talents!  

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Meet & Greet Open House

Parents and Families are invited to our Meet & Greet Open House on Thursday, September 20th from 7-8 p.m. This is a great way for parents and caregivers to talk with our staff and see what is going on your children’s classrooms.  Many of the kids are excited to show you all that they have been busy working on with their teachers and classmates.  Come admire your children’s artwork, enjoy cheese and crackers, and spend some time in the classroom

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Tips for helping new Preschoolers

It is such an exciting time for preschoolers to start school for the very first time! We understand that it can also be a big emotional adjustment for kids and parents. We work with all of our families to make the transition as easy and fun as possible. We’ve also prepared a few tips that many of our parents have found helpful. < Preschool Separation Anxiety.pdf If you have any other tips that might be helpful to other parents, please

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Now Enrolling Montessori Preschool

Our Montessori Preschool Program for children ages 3 though 5 is now enrolling at our Richmond Road child care center.  We invite you to contact us or call us at (216)381-4600 to take a tour and learn more about our program!   Important things to know about our Montessori Program: Led by a teacher trained by the American Montessori Society. Designed to help children reach their full potential, at their own pace through self discovery and the use of all

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