St. Mark Child Development Center

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

Student Body

Total Students59 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Mark Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio30:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / 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 to St. Mark Child Development Center is Salem Academy Christian Schools (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is St. Joseph School (0.1 miles away)
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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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