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.

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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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