Games
Games in early childhood are the best foundation for success in school. It develops all necessary learning skills
Activities
Our activities will challenge and develop your child’s creativity, imagination, thinking skills, and social skills.
Education
Our center provides many educational activities to keep your kids engaged. They learn when playing.
Technology
Future jobs for today's children are unknown. We help prepare our future leaders with an introduction to Technology!

A Few Words About Our Child Care Center

From Cradle to Crayons provides quality Child Care, Preschool & Day Care to the Salem, Turner, Aumsville, Stayton, Keizer and surrounding areas.

Some of the most care free and best years in life are the time spent as a child…”

You can’t work effectively unless you know your child care center is caring for your little one properly, with caring and love.

Bring your child to From Cradle to Crayons Enhanced Early Learning Center in Salem, Oregon, for infant, toddler, Pre-K and before/after-school day care. Our child care center provides educated teachers, low child-to-staff ratios, and a warm and comforting environment for your child to learn, play, and grow.

    • The foundation of a child’s health and character is established during the early years of life
    • Children need opportunities early in life for normal development of their minds, bodies, and relationships with others
    • There is no second chance at childhood, and the future of this state depends on the healthy physical, mental, and emotional growth and development of today’s children

Salem Child Care, Salem Daycare, Salem Preschool, Before School Care, After School Care, Child Care, Daycare, Preschool

From Cradle to Crayons Enhanced Early Learning Center, Child Care, Preschool, Day Care, exists to provide a safe, developmentally appropriate preschool and day care environment for preschool and school age children. Our focus is to provide a stimulating early care and education experience which promotes each child’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development. Our goal is to support children’s desire to be life-long learners.


Our child care center provides the following services

Learning through Play

More than any other child care center, Cradle to Crayons, promotes the role of play in a child’s development because it teaches children the joy of learning. Children learn best by doing, and what they do best is play

School Age Care

Research shows that children who participate in after school programs are more successful in academics, are healthier, and help maintain positive behaviors. We believe every child is full of promise and possibilities! When a child realizes it – priceless!

Toys and Games

Mindful of the basic principles of child development, toys and play naturally provide opportunities for practicing different thinking skills, such as imitation, cause and effect, problem solving, and symbolic thinking

Child Care – Preschool

Preschool is INCLUDED with our Child Care! You no longer have to choose Preschool as an added expense. Your child receives first class child care along with a first class Preschool Education at the same rate others charge you for! We do this for ALL our kids

Love and Care

We have the best teachers who are caring, loving and understanding. We take care of all the needs of your child. Your child will bond with others, make friends and build great relationships that enhance the quality of their lives

Physical Activity

Activities like running, dancing, and climbing are an important part of a growing child’s development. Good physical activity habits start early in life. We make physical activity fun and make sure children get enough fun activity every day!


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About us

“Some of the most care free and best years in life are the time spent as a child…” *
Our focus is to provide a stimulating early care and education experience which promotes each child’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development. Our goal is to support children’s desire to be life-long learners.

Do you have experience as a "Certified" Teacher in ORO? Work in a fun loving playful atmosphere!

If you love to have the freedom of teaching, creativity, decorating your own classroom, your own teaching style and excited to work with an amazing and supportive staff this is the place for you!

These full time positions will allow the candidate an opportunity to work with Preschool age kids within the certified center. From 6 weeks to 6 year old students. If you love working with children and love variety this is an ideal position! The positions will primarily focus on 3-5 year old students.

We are proud of our 2017 nomination by the Statesman Journal as one of "Best of" Childcare Services in the Mid-Willamette Valley and Bronze in 2018! And were nominated for 2019, 2020 & 2021!

We have openings and are looking for the ideal candidates with experience with:
- lesson planning,
- engaging activities,
- unique and stimulating activities,
- and outside the box thinking

The ABCs required of Early Preschool Teachers/Preschool Teachers:
- Adaptability in a continuously changing, fast-paced environment
- Background check (including fingerprints)
- CPR and 1st Aid Certifications (or willingness to obtain)
- Enrolled in Oregon Registry Online
- Experience working with children in a state-licensed childcare center or preschool
- Great passion for children and early childhood education
- Interest and participation in activities like dancing, singing, etc.
- Juggling skills (especially if on roller skates while performing karaoke) a plus!

Job Requirements:
- Prefer 1 year prior experience working in an early learning center environment.
- Ability to lift up to 30 lbs,
- react quickly to get to moving children,
- transition from sitting to standing position easily,
- be proficient in changing diapers.

Full time position available M-F. Pay Depending on Experience.
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We are From Cradle to Crayons
An Enhanced Early Learning Center

From Cradle to Crayons focuses on preschool and child care | day care. We offer a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn, grow and develop social skills. When you know your child is well cared for and having fun, you have the opportunity to work, study, take time for yourself and relax.

STILL NOT CONVINCED?

Want to get more information about our learning center or would like to see it inside, feel free to schedule a tour.
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