The School is being run under the aegis of Vishesh Educational Society. The society Was registered under Societies registration Act Under No: 1521 of 1988 dated: 8th April 1988. The Society was alloted land by the Chandigarh Administration on 22-06-1989. The society then build the school at the present location and run it under the name of Dutt Vishesh School from 1993 till Sept. 2007. In 2008 the name was changed to FIRSTSTEPS. Firststeps then started operations under the new name from 13 April 2008.
Firststeps school started with a first batch of only 14 children on 13th April, 2008 and in growing ever since. The School is located in the prestigious educational Sector 26 of the city. Most of the good schools are located in this sector. The present area of the campus is about 0.61 Acres. The campus has a three storied modern building with all facilities and Air-Conditioned Class Rooms. There is a Tree House, Splash Pool, Play Area with rubberised floor, Multimedia room and all other of a modern school facilities.
FirstSteps is well equipped and geared for providing the highest standards of Education to the students the programs offer peace of mind to each parent. The process of making the school, a smart school, has started. Four of the class rooms have been converted to be Smart Classes with entire equipment has been aproved from HCL. Every effort is made to constantly add facilities for the students and the staff Special care is taken for the security and safety of the children. Required number of fire extinguishers and other fire fighting equipment is in place and in operational.
The School in now a Candidate school for International Baccalaureate (IB) / Primary years Program (PYP) pursuing authorisation to be a IB world School, First in Chandigarh Tri-City.
Learning at school is a journey in itself and I feel blessed to be a part of this never ending learning cycle. Nothing can inspire me more than the bright eyes and beautiful smiles of my children at school.
FirstSteps school strives to create an environment of active involvement, innate desire to reason and discover, think and apply to real life situations. The curriculum activities, system and the entire ethos of the institution is designed to make a child discover his/her own self as well as to develop respect for others and the society as whole.
Innovation is the key to knowledge, growth and success. We have developed interesting and intelligent, in house training module for our facilitators. Regular upgradation of methodologies and system is undertaken by involving expert on the subject and field.
We encourage the parents to participate in their child’s learning process, the parent/teacher/school triangle is an integral part of the healthy development of each child. As a constantly growing school we combine the best education practices of the East and the West to transform our students into “Citizens of the World”.
Head of School
At FirstSteps teachers are called facilitators. All staff members are chosen for their warmth, education and experience. Each person is encouraged to reach their full potential; therefore facilitators are involved in continuing education courses. Innovation is the key to knowledge, growth and success. We have developed interesting and intelligent, in house training module for our facilitators. Regular upgradation of methodologies and system is undertaken by involving expert on the subjects and field.