Salem Child Development Center

  • 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 TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1968

Student Body

Total Students156 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeSalem Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / 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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