First Steps Academy

First Steps Academy offers a high quality, full day, year round program for infants through VPK. We are a ministry of Calvary Orlando, located in beautiful Winter Park. Our center is minutes from downtown Orlando with easy access to and from I4. Our daily hours are 6:30AM-6:00PM.

Our highly qualified teachers place a strong emphasis on academic success and spiritual growth, with developmentally appropriate activities in each and every classroom.

Our facilities offer spacious classrooms, three indoor playrooms, an outdoor playground, and regular use of the church gymnasium. We offer on-site security and closed circuit, live feed cameras in every classroom.

First Steps is accredited through the Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS) and is a member of the Florida League of Christian Schools (FLOCS).

We also offer various day camps for elementary aged children during the summer and when public schools are closed for breaks and holidays throughout the school year.

Now enrolling students of all ages. Drop by for a tour of the facilities or contact the First Steps office at 407-647-3400. You can also email our Executive Director Emily Coutras at or visit us at We consider it an honor to be a part of your child’s first steps.