St Mark Child Development Center

790 Marion St Ne
Salem, OR 97301-0973
Tel: (503)588-0141
Grades: PK - K | 51 students
We are dedicated to providing a high-quality early childhood care and education program for children and families in a loving Christian atmosphere.
The early childhood program at St. Mark Child Development Center focuses on meeting the basic needs of every child to be loved and accepted.
Within a supportive environment, learning experiences are provided to help each child increase individual awareness, recognize capabilities and limitations, and build a healthy self-image and confidence for moving successfully into the next stages of education.
Our goals stress the development of the ¡°whole child¡± spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially, and physically.
We are a Christian school.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 51 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St Mark Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

The early childhood program at St. Mark Child Development Center focuses on meeting the basic needs of every child to be loved and accepted. Within a supportive environment, learning experiences are provided to help each child increase individual awareness, recognize capabilities and limitations, and build a healthy self-image and confidence for moving successfully into the next stages of education. Our goals stress the development of the "whole child" spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially, and physically. We are a Christian school. A feeling of God�s love for families and all people is ongoing in loving, caring relationships with other children and well-trained staff. We endeavor to instill in each child a love of God, a love of self, and a love of others. The school is a non-profit organization operated for preschool age children on a non-discriminatory basis, according equal treatment without regard to race, color, religion, or natural origin.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Salem Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Salem Family Ymca Preschool & Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-7 | 177 students
    0.1 miles
    373 Winter St Ne
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)581-2147
    0.1K-7
    177
  • Salem
    Grades: NS-PK | 53 students
    0.2 miles
    685 Court Street Ne
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)399-2769
    0.2NS-PK
    53
  • Salem
    Grades: PK-KG | 34 students
    0.2 miles
    Po Box 14007
    Salem, OR 97309
    (503)399-5107
    0.2PK-KG
    34
  • Salem
    Grades: 1-6 | 30 students
    0.2 miles
    Po Box 2065
    Salem, OR 97308
    (503)581-9265
    0.21-6
    30
  • Salem
    Grades: PK-5 | 200 students
    0.4 miles
    395 Marion Street NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)375-5764
    0.4PK-5
    200

School Reviews

My child went to St. Mark''s CDC from 2 1/2 until he started kindergarten. The school has a small, community feel and the teachers are well excperienced at nurturing little minds.
- Posted by Parent, 01/31/13

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