First Steps
900 South Pine Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
864.327.4900

“For children who are at risk, the gap between their performance and the performance of children who are not at risk begins to appear as early as 18 months of age on standardized tests.”

  -Dr. Jack P. Shonkoff

Upcoming Events

Hub City Farmers Market Vouchers

Hub City Farmers Market Vouchers

Hub City Farmers Market is offering access to free food during these trying times as well as learning opportunities for students. 1) If you are experiencing financial difficulties, you are eligible to receive a $10 Market Voucher which can be spent at the Saturday...

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Middle Tyger Community Center Happenings

Middle Tyger Community Center Happenings

Middle Tyger Community Center's 3K students celebrated an early Thanksgiving lunch with their families. In addition to lunch, they received a brief lesson in Family Literacy and how they can incorporate The BASICS into the holiday season to maximize the learning...

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Baby Talk: October 2019

Baby Talk: October 2019

Several years ago while attending a BUILD Initiative Round-table  I had the privilege to spend the morning with Camille Catlett, a national  leader and expert with more than 25 years in the field of early care and education. She was a sharing her expertise and deep...

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Coming Events


July 22, 2015 – First Steps Board meeting
Aug 19, 2015 – First Steps Board meeting
Sept 16, 2015 – First Steps Board meeting