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Our Approach

Step Ahead is an innovative science based program located at First Congregational Church in Braintree and in downtown Quincy. Step Ahead incorporates a comfortable environment that eases the child into an academic situation that includes a strong phonics agenda and an effective math program. Other activities range from daily art and crafts, number games, reading readiness skills, story telling, role playing, poetry, dance, sports, and music. Definitely something for everyone!

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Enrollment Questionaire

Step Ahead Kindergarten enrolls children that are two years nine months and older. If you are interested in registering for Step Ahead Kindergarten & Preschool, please fill out the enrollment questionaire below or you can request an application by contacting Step Ahead directly at 781-356-8318 or visiting our Braintree location. Please note that a one time $100.00 registration fee is payable to Step Ahead
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Flexible Schedule

Step Ahead programs are available five days a week, full or half day, whichever suits your needs. The full day runs from 8:00am to 2:30pm. The half day runs from 8:00am to 11:45pm. We also offer an extended day from 7:30am to 6:00pm. Step Ahead boast a maximum class size of fifteen children with two teachers. With the low ratio of students to teachers
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A day in the life…

Kids don’t have a lot of control in their lives and a structured environment can give them a sense of organization, stability and comfort. That, in turn, should help develop better behavior and some sense of personal control – always a challenge, especially with young kids. Step Ahead Kindergarten and Preschool helps its students transition into a structured academic environment through specialized programs that
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