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.

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Salem Child Development Center ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Oregon for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool
Year Founded
1968
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
222 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Salem Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
Average Class Size
20 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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  • 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.

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