Preschool Promise

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Preschool Promise Office

1850 45th Ave NE
Salem, OR  97305



Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Stephanie Whetzel

Asst. Coordinator

Rayeann Reynolds and Laurie Taitano

Office Manager

Heidi Roskop


(Community School Outreach Coordinator)
Claudia Caratachea

Preschool Promise Instructions and Income Verification Forms

Preschool Promise Parent Handbook

Preschool Promise Applications Forms

The Preschool Promise applications is available in Chinese | English | Russian | Spanish |Vietnamese

Please email completed applications and supporting documents to:

About Preschool Promise

Preschool Promise is a free program available to children who will be three or four years old on or before September 10.

To register, please visit the East Salem Community Center at 1850 45th Ave NE or call 503-399-5510 with questions.

The program is held at 8 locations, each serving 18 children:

Bethel School
6580 State St
Salem, OR 97317

Clear Lake Elementary
7425 Meadowglen St. SE
Keizer, OR 97303

Englewood Elementary School
Coming Soon! Enrollment Open
1132 19th St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
Kennedy Elementary School
Coming Soon! Enrollment Open
4912 Noren Ave. NE
Keizer, OR 97303

Myers Elementary
2160 Jewel Street NW
Salem, OR 97304

Richmond Elementary
466 Richmond Ave SE
Salem, OR 97301

Scott Elementary
4700 Arizona Avenue NE
Salem, OR 97305

Seymour Center
3745 Portland Road NE
Salem, OR 97301

Each classroom is staffed with a teacher and a bilingual instructional assistant. Bus transportation is available to and from the program locations when possible.

Families must meet income guidelines to be eligible for the program. Interested parents are asked to submit an application form, and download the Preschool Promise flyer for more information.

Flyers about Free Preschools Options

PDF about free preschool options in English

PDF about free preschool options in English

PDF about free preschool options in Spanish

PDF about free preschool options in English