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School Gear Is Here!!!

27 Jan


You’ve been asking for it and now it’s here; Stepping Stones School Gear.  We’re offering many ways to look fashionable and support the school at the same time.  To view the PDF Catalog and Order Form just click on this link: Stepping Stones Apparel Catalog.  Just choose the items you want, fill out the order form and return it with a check made out to the Candle Lighters.  If you have a child in the school you can send the order form and check in the child’s backpack.  If you are an alumnus, parent of a graduate or just a friend of the school please mail the order form to:

Stepping Stones School
19 Harrison Avenue
Roseland, NJ  07068
Attn: Apparel Fundraiser

All orders must be received by Friday, March 2nd, 2012.  Happy Shopping!


I Love My School Sweepstakes

7 Feb

I love my school sweepstakesBox Tops 4 Education is running a sweepstakes for February.  For 28 days they will be awarding 1000 box top points to the winner’s school.  If you would like to enter to win box top points for Stepping Stones, click here.

If you are not registered with Box Tops for Education you can find instructions here.

Stepping Stones Santa Party

14 Dec

Parents and siblings are invited to Stepping Stones Santa Party, this Thursday, December 16th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  There will be music and refreshments and of course, Santa.  If you have not already RSVP’d put a note in your child’s communications book.

Beyond Play Results

12 Dec

Beyond PlayThanks to everyone who participated in our Beyond Play fundraiser.  We had 18 orders that totaled $1789.56.  That means the Candle Lighters receive a credit of $268.43 that the Stepping Stones therapists will use to order therapeutic toys for the students.  Every effort you make has a concrete benefit to our students.  If you still have shopping to do we welcome you to shop through our Amazon site.  We are so grateful for your support!

Do You Have Nutrition Questions?

30 Nov

This month’s North Jersey Parent Support Group is Wednesday, December 1st and welcomes Jill Perlmutter, a certified nutrition counselor.  Jill is a former Stepping Stones mom and is coming to discuss ways to discuss making positive nutritional choices for the whole family.  If you plan on attending, write a note in your child’s communication book or call Donna Ruberto at 973-992-9830.

Stepping Stones Logo

11 Nov

We are trying to come up with a Stepping Stones logo that we can print on T-shirts, bumper sticker, mouse pads, etc.  When we have a few samples we’ll post them here and let people vote on them.  If you are creative and would like to submit a design, send a png, jpeg, or PDF to  We’ll let you know when the designs are available to view.

November 10th at Stepping Stones

8 Nov

There are two great reasons to show up at Stepping Stones School on Wednesday evening.  First, Stepping Stones mom, Monika, will be selling all natural and organic supplements, beauty products, and cleaning supplies with that profits benefiting the Candle Lighters.  The invitation can viewed below.  Also at Stepping Stones, the Candle Lighters will be holding their November meeting in the gym at 7:30.  We will be discussing new officers, February’s Tricky Tray and our spring line-up of events.  The Stepping Stones school is at the Trinity Covenant Church, 343 East Cedar St., Livingston, NJ.

Beyond Play Catalogs Are Out!

3 Nov

Beyond PlayEvery year the Candle Lighters host a fundraiser with Beyond Play, a company that specializes in toys and other products for children with special needs.  Today Beyond Play catalogs were sent home in your child’s backpack with recommendations from your child’s teachers and therapists.  We receive a 15% credit on all purchases made with Beyond Play between Monday, November 8th and Monday, November 29th. The Stepping Stones therapists use that credit to purchase therapeutic toys for the school.

If your child is no longer a student at Stepping Stones and you would still like to participate in our fundraiser just click on any of the Beyond Play links and it will take you to their online catalog.  Just remember to purchase between the dates of November 8th and November 29th and to give them our fundraiser code CAN10.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

30 Oct

Parents, don’t forget that next week there are Parent/Teacher conferences. They are Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, November 1-3. That also means early dismissal for the children at 1:00 pm all three days. You should have received your child’s progress report in your child’s backpack. If you have any questions about the report or your conference you can call the school at 973-992-9830.

Stepping Stone Halloween Parade & Party

28 Oct

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Don’t forget that Friday, October 29th is the Stepping Stones Halloween Parade and Party.  Parents and siblings are welcome.  For specific information click here.