Salem Child Development Center

1550 Fairgrounds Rd NE
Salem, OR 97303
Tel: (503)363-9821
Grades: PK-K | 156 students
  • At Salem Child Development Center, our mission is to provide a safe, high quality, educational child care environment for children and their families.
  • To accomplish our nonprofit mission we offer developmentally appropriate curriculum; experienced professional staff; and an inclusive nurturing learning experience where families are welcome.
  • The SCDC philosophy is to provide high quality, safe, consistent environments in which children can discover their own capabilities and creativity.
  • Children are encouraged to develop self-discipline and a respect for others.
  • We provide warmth and nurturing in a growth-facilitating environment rich with opportunities to learn and discover.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 156 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Salem Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes

  • At Salem Child Development Center, our mission is to provide a safe, high quality, educational child care environment for children and their families. To accomplish our nonprofit mission we offer developmentally appropriate curriculum; experienced professional staff; and an inclusive nurturing learning experience where families are welcome. The SCDC philosophy is to provide high quality, safe, consistent environments in which children can discover their own capabilities and creativity. Children are encouraged to develop self-discipline and a respect for others. We provide warmth and nurturing in a growth-facilitating environment rich with opportunities to learn and discover.

Profile last updated: 05/11/2016

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