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

Finances and Admission

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.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Abiqua Academy (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Salem Academy Christian Schools (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: PK-12 | 730 students
    0.2 miles
    942 Lancaster Drive Ne
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)378-1219
    0.2PK-12
    730
  • 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-5 | 200 students
    0.4 miles
    395 Marion Street NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)375-5764
    0.4PK-5
    200
  • Salem
    St. Johns Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 42 students
    0.5 miles
    1350 Court Street Ne
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)588-0171
    0.5PK-K
    42

School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
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.
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