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!
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!
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
This Week at Early Steps Learning Center, we are learning about BUGS! Through books, art projects and observing nature, our kids are enjoying Bug Week. Our Infants & Toddlers favorite book about bugs is called Zug the Bug by Colin & Jacqui Hawkins. Our Preschoolers went on a nature walk and found all kinds of…Details
We wanted a special way to mark the end of summer and get excited for the new school year….so we decided to plan a huge carnival-themed BASH! First, the whole Early Steps Learning Center community joined together to raise the money we needed for our bash. Fundraisers included a bake sale and several promotion days…Details
Today is the last day of our Summer Camp program. We had a wonderful summer with our 30 campers! We thought we would take a few minutes to reminisce about our favorite activities and fun from this summer: Pool Time – New to our camp this year was swimming two times a week. Many campers…Details
Our families requested it and we are happy to announce our newest program… Parents, do you need child care on Saturday 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 beginning this…Details
We are having the best time with our Summer Campers AND planning an exciting new child care/school year! On August 1st, Early Steps Learning Center opens enrollment for the Fall for all programs – Infants, Toddlers, Traditional Preschool, Montessori Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, and Before & After School. We are available to answer any questions that you…Details
We started summer with another joyous preschool graduation ceremony today. We couldn’t be more proud of our 13 graduates! We hope you have a wonderful summer and we can’t wait to see your smiling faces again soon!
Our Grand Opening celebration Open House has been changed from May 5 to May 12, 2012. Times are still from 10am-2pm. We hope that you will join us to take a tour and meet our teachers!
A warm welcome to our new children and families! Today is the first day of child care and preschool at our new Early Steps Learning Center on Richmond Road. Thank you to all those that have worked with such love and dedication to make our new Center a reality. Our teachers and staff had a…Details
Count down to the start of our Summer Camp – 56 more days!! Registration is now OPEN for Early Steps Learning Center’s Camp Explore, Learn and Grow 2012! Summer Camp…the perfect blend of gorgeous weather, wacky activities, ongoing learning and a boat load of FUN! Summer camp is not just a few weeks strung together…Details
We proudly invite you to our NEW location at 468 Richmond Road! Join us Saturday, May 5 from 10am-2pm to tour the Center, meet the teachers, and learn why Every Day is a Fun Day at Early Steps Learning Center! For more info or questions please call (216)381-4600. We couldn’t wait that long to show…Details
We are working hard to put the finishing touches on our NEW child care center! Please stop by our OPEN HOUSE! Saturday, March 31, 2012 from 10am-2pm 468 Richmond Road Richmond Highland Plaza Richmond Heights Join us for Milk & Cookies Story Time at the top of each hour followed by a tour of our…Details
We are proud to announce that Early Steps Learning Center is expanding to a second location in Richmond Heights! We are excited about our growth and wanted to personally thank our devoted teaching team and staff, parents and community members for your support over the last 8 years. We have received many testimonies from parents,…Details
During the month of February the children learned about very important Community Helpers. Even more exciting than learning about them was getting to talk to them in person! We would like to thank the Richmond Heights Fire and Police Departments for making special visits to Early Steps Learning Center and for protecting us everyday!…Details
NEW JOB OPENING: Child Care Center Director New facility opening and seeking highly motivated and energetic person to manage quality early childhood center. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Selected candidate will be responsible for the day to day operations of child care facility while maintaining center’s compliance with Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Licensing Rules, Step…Details
The Montessori classroom has been very busy. We’ve returned from Winter Break with new friends, new materials and ready to learn! Children have been progressing through all the materials at a great pace. All are able to easily distinguish materials with different characteristics such as color, size and shape Many are doing beginning spelling in the Language…Details
Early Steps Learning Center was bustling with excitement today for our visit from Santa!! Even though he was very busy preparing for Christmas Eve, he took time to visit with each classroom. Many of our parents came too to catch a glimpse of Santa and snap a picture with their child and Santa. Wishing you…Details
Today we wrapped up our Thanksgiving Food Drive to benefit the Euclid Hunger Center. ESLC families chose a feather off of a turkey display located on the child’s classroom door. Each feather listed a food item that they could donate. Families brought in their non-perishable items between November 14-November 21, 2011. Early Steps Learning Center collected…Details
Our Fall Harvest Celebration was a ton of fun for the children and staff! Most everyone dressed in costume and we have to say that the CUTEST kids are at ESLC! Take a look for yourself, we think you will agree!
Members of the Cleveland Sight Center visited Early Steps Learning Center to conduct vision screenings with all of our Preschool children today. Children were asked to identify pictures that they had been shown beforehand and all received a sticker once they were done! All children were given a “report” of their screening and referred for follow-up care…Details
All of our Preschool programs went on a very important Safety Walk. The purpose of the walk was to teach the children “street safety”. Several days before the walk we discussed street safety with the preschoolers using pictures. Today was the big day – we made a 30 minute round-trip walk to the University Hospitals…Details
Kids and caregivers are invited to our Open House! Tour our Center, observe classrooms in session (on Friday), meet our teachers, and ask questions to our staff! Please share with friends and family that may be looking for an exceptional education and child care program. If you have any questions, please call us at (440)944-ABCD(2223).…Details
Highland Heights Community Center was host to our graduating pre-kindergarten class and their families for a special ceremony. As 19 graduates looked forward to attending the “big school this fall”, many families shed tears of joy and pride as their little one marched across the stage to receive their diploma. The highlight of the event…Details
Our preschoolers were VERY excited to see a NEW playground structure in the ESLC play yard! We recently purchased and installed a Rainbow Play System on our preschool playground. Think back to your favorite childhood moments; chances are you were knee-deep in the land of pretend. The Rainbow Play System not only provides your child…Details
To teach our kids about recycling and get them actively involved, we challenged our classrooms to an “Earth Day Competition”. The kids collect recyclables and brought them into the Center. In total they collected over 5,000 pieces to be donated to the recycling center. All classrooms also made the school’s first Earth Day murals, made…Details
Early Steps Learning Center is proud to announce the opening of its Montessori Program. Our program will be offered for 3-5 year old children at our current location in Richmond Heights. Our program highlights: Our lead Montessori Program Teacher has a degree in traditional education and certified in the Montessori approach. Our Montessori Program is designed…Details
March 2nd marks Dr. Seuss’s birthday and also The National Education Association’s “Read Across America Day”. Across the country, thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers participate by bringing together kids, teens, and books. We celebrated Dr. Seuss and reading at Early Steps Learning Center in each of our classrooms. Our teachers really…Details