Younger Children

Early Steps works with families whose children will be 4 or 5 no later than August 31st of the year that they apply for kindergarten or first grade. Parents of younger children should mark their calendars to contact Early Steps in June of the year that their child turns either 4 or 5. Listed below you will find information about early childhood programs that are auxiliary members of EARLY STEPS. 

When you contact the schools, please make sure to mention that EARLY STEPS referred you.

Early Steps Auxiliary Member Schools

All Souls School
1157 Lexington Avenue, 10075
(212) 861-5232

The Brick Church School
62 East 92nd Street 10128

Chelsea Day School
319 Fifth Avenue, 10016
(212) 675-8541

Children's All Day School
109 East 60th Street 10022

Church of the Epiphany Day School
1393 York Avenue at East 74th Street 10021
212-737-2720 ext. 19

Epiphany Community Nursery School
510 East 74th Street 10021

The Episcopal School
35 East 69th Street 10021

The First Presbyterian Church Nursery School
12 West 12th Street 10011

The International Preschools
Five locations in Manhattan

The Jack and Jill School
209 East 16th Street 10003

Madison Avenue Day Presbyterian Church Day School
921 Madison Avenue 10021

Resurrection Episcopal Day School - REDS
119 East 74th Street 10021

The Washington Market School
55 Hudson Street 10013

134 Duane Street 10013

West Side Montessori School
309 West 92nd Street 10025

Early Childhood Program Support

Child Care, Inc. (CCI)
CCI is a child care resource and referral service. They are recognized as a national leader for their advocacy and policy role, serving as a catalyst for change over the past 25 years. CCI's policy work and advocacy is informed by a vision of early care and education as a comprehensive system, delivered in diverse settings and creating high-quality early learning experiences for all children, starting from birth.