Young Learners School
8432 Bissonnet
Houston, Texas 77074

Mission & Vision

The mission of Young Learners is to provide pre-kindergarten services to eligible children while preparing them to enter kindergarten on a comparable level with their peers through a unique collaborative model between school districts, Head Start, the community, and child care centers. The vision of Young Learners is a greater community where all children are provided with premiere early childhood education and services.

About Us

Young Learners School, along with other national and local community leaders, share a common vision for children in Head Start and licensed child care centers: to create quality programs that provide preschool students with the skills necessary to be success in kindergarten. Dr. Spyros Catechis is the Founder and CEO of Leaders in Education, Inc., which operates Young Learners School.


Young Learners School latest partnership with Tiny Treasurers, an early childhood program which is a part of SEARCH. Dr. Spyros Catechis, Founder & CEO of YLS, Thao Costis, CEO of SEARCH and Janelle James, CEO of Schools, YLS

School News

Dr. Spyros Catechis, Young Learners Founder & CEO has been appointed to the Board of Trustees for Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Boston, Massachusetts. As an Adjunct Faculty member of Central Michigan University, he will be teaching an online graduate level course on Gender and Generational Supervision and another course titled Workforce Improvement Strategies in Corporate/Non-Profit Organizations this semester.