Programs for Children

Quality care and so much more...for infants to school-aged children!

Back by popular demand...

Little Dipper

Our program for 2 – 2.5 year olds

An enriching program bringing together elements from our day care experience and our 1st Step program, over 15 years of experience in this field. (This is a drop off program to prepare children for Pre-K 3)

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Includes: lesson time (in English, Italian & Sign Language), story time, art, music and movement and so much more!


HURRY – Space is very limited!

Class sizes are small. Great instructor to child ratio!

Why Choose Reach For The STARS! Little Dipper Program for your 2 year old or 1st Step Program for your 3 year old?

  • Small Class Size: Only up to 10 students in a class, the smallest class you will find in this area. That means more individual attention to each child.
  • The Curriculum: We are the only program in this area that offers Italian, Sign Language and State-of-the Art Computers in addition to a full academic set of courses that includes Math Manipulative, Science Demonstrations, Reading & Writing Activities, Music, Art and Gym on a daily basis.
  • State-Of-The-Art-Security: We have four cameras that cover the facility and surrounding area, an alarm system and intercom/door release to insure a safe learning environment.
  • An Excellent Record and Reputation: Every year our four year old students that are tested are able to enter gifted and talented programs in September. Ask around, Reach For The STARS! has a reputation for excellence! Our students come back years later and tell us that their love of learning started at RFTS! Parents attribute their child’s good school habits to an early start at RFTS!
Contact us by telephone.(718) 845-1429