First Steps Learning Centers employ only highly trained and well educated teachers and caregivers.

All educational programs are supervised by degree certified teachers. We follow a carefully planned curriculum and use the services of consultants from the community in health, education, nutrition, and other fields. We encourage parental interest and involvement in all aspects of our program.

First Steps has two centers in Bismarck:

First Steps East

East Location:  Building A & Building B

If interested please sign up on our Waiting List.

Monday – Friday:  6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

1910 E Capitol Ave
Bismarck, ND 58501

Building A:  701-255-0546

Building B:  701-255-0546

Director @ Building A:  Makinzie    Email:  makinzie@firststepsbismarck.com

Director @ Building B:  Shannon    Email:  shannon@firststepsbismarck.com

First Steps East promotes interaction between staff, children and parents throughout the day.  Its directors and staff are top notch and have over 120 years of combined daycare experience.

First Steps East is a peanut/tree nut free facility.


North Location

 If interested, please sign up on our Waiting List.

Monday – Friday:  6:30 am – 8:30 am and 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm during the school year. 

Monday – Friday: 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Non-school days & during the summer.  

2039 N Kavaney Dr
Bismarck ND 58503
Director:  Sage   Email:  sage@firststepsbismarck.com 

First Steps North is designed with the school age in mind. Servicing school age children 5 years old to 12 years old.

Opened in February 2021.

 This facility is staffed by excellent teachers, and they will provide your child with high quality and structured care.

First Steps School Age North is a peanut/tree nut free facility.