Stepping Stones Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with The Deron School

March 19th, 2018

On Friday, March 16th, students of The Deron School made a special visit to Stepping Stones to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The students participated in arts & crafts activities, games, and packaged festive cookies to send home to their families. They also enjoyed St. Patrick’s Day inspired music and dance!

In preparation for their joint celebration, Stepping Stones students made individual Irish Soda breads. On Friday, Leprechaun Marvin stole their gold and returned with green bagels! The students enjoyed green bagels, green fruit, and cupcakes to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

The Arc of Essex County's Stepping Stones School is a Department of Education approved private school for students with disabilities serving children ages 3-10.  Located in Roseland, NJ, the school is designed to meet the developmental and educational needs of children with cognitive impairments such as Down syndrome and other students with similar educational and developmental needs.  For more information, or to request a tour and assistance with an out-of-district placement, contact Sue Brand, Director of Early Childhood and Education at (973) 535-1181 ext. 1271 or