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Privately Owned And Operated
Since 1979!


Full-Time School-Age care while Elementary Schools are closed!
Starting Monday, March 23rd, Stepping Stone School will be providing an incredible opportunity for our School-Age children to continue their TEKS (Texas Essential Knowledge Skills) learning!
This is an exciting opportunity for our students to continue to learn and grow while local ISD’s are not in session. Our teachers are excited to dive in and help the School Age children maintain and develop their knowledge base!

Success Starts at Stepping Stone School!

Stepping Stone School is now enrolling for Summer 2020!

  • For 40 years, Stepping Stone School has developed its own comprehensive Platinum Learning for Life™ curriculum based on the latest research.
  • Your child will receive a welcome gift of a backpack, books, and other items just for touring our campuses 
  • With 20 schools in Austin, Kyle, and the College Station areas, Stepping Stone School provides superior education and care.

Schedule a tour today & see why Central Texas families have been choosing Stepping Stone School since 1979!

Austin’s Best in Childcare for the 21st year

The readers of Austin Family Magazine have voted Stepping Stone School Best in Childcare for 21 years!!

  • Stepping Stone School’s commitment to our community will continue through support for non-profit organizations benefiting children and families.
  • We are truly honored every day to care for the children of our community, and to have earned your trust! Thank you Austin!

Philanthropy Matters At Stepping Stone School!

Our Young Entrepreneurs and Philanthropists program has successfully increased the amount of funds raised each year by our school age children, while also teaching them the valuable lessons of kindness, caring, gratitude and giving to others.

Philanthropy is a core component of the Stepping Stone School curriculum and teaches our students the importance of giving back to their communities.
To date, Stepping Stone School and their school age students have donated over $80,000 to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas and Scottie’s House in College Station.

Stepping Stone School Earns National Recognition! 

The January/February issue of ChildCare Exchange Magazine—the leading national  publication in Early Care and Education has featured Stepping Stone School

Feature Includes: 

  • Cover story. 
  • In-depth article highlighting our curriculum, philosophy and mission. 

We are deeply honored and grateful for this wonderful accolade!

Calendar of Curriculum Themes

April Theme: Our Planet Earth
Focus: Trustworthiness

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Our Incredible Journey: An Interactive Timeline.

Austin's Best Preschool Since 1979 - Stepping Stone School Interactive Timeline

Explore Our History

We invite you to take a glimpse of Stepping Stone School’s history as we celebrate 40 years of providing the highest quality early care and education to the Central Texas area!

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