{OFFERING The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.}


Our teachers blend the highest standards in early childhood development with nurturing care.

Mrs Lindsee, Owner Hi! My name is Lindsee Travis and I am the proud owner of The Goddard School in Wentzville, MO. I have lived in the St. Louis area for over ten years. Before becoming a school owner, I was a Goddard Parent – which made the decision to open a Goddard School an easy one for my family. I have a Bachelors Degree in Health Care Management. My husband and I have 2 daughters and 1 son who have all attended The Goddard School. I am a member of the Wentzville Chamber of Commerce and I also do charity work for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Mrs Lindsee

Mrs Coleen, Director I had the pleasure of breaking ground here at The Goddard School. Masters in Education. Teacher. Director. Wife to Steve. 3 Kids. 6 Grandchildren. 2 furry friends.

Mrs Coleen

Mrs Niki, Director I have been at the Goddard School since we opened in 2009 as a teacher and now as our Director of Admissions. I am a mother of three and enjoy every minute of my busy, crazy life! I was born and raised in Nebraska and graduated from University of Nebraska with an Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. I look forward to getting to know each child and their families as they grow and learn here at the Goddard School!

Mrs Niki

Jessica, Lead Teacher Ms. Jessica has a degree from Missouri State University and has worked with children of all ages as a Recreation Therapist. She has also worked as an assistant teacher in both an elementary school and preschool setting. Her greatest blessing in life is being a mother.

Carrie, Lead Teacher
Ms. Carrie graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Educational Studies. Within the next few years she will become certified in Special Education and hopes to work with special needs children.She enjoys teaching, and learning from them every day.


Lauren, Lead Teacher Ms. Lauren is the teacher in the Bouncing Kangaroo classroom. She graduated from Timberland High School, went to St. Charles Community College, and is going to UMSL to further pursue her education as a teacher. She has worked with children most of her life and is looking forward to what this year and many more have to offer her here.


Lauren, Lead Teacher Ms. Lauren is from Hawk Pointe, MO. She graduated from the University Of Central Missouri for Education. She has four years of experience working with children and has wanted to be a teacher since she was in kindergarten.


Kacey, Lead Teacher Ms. Kacey is a recent graduate with her Bachelors in Elementary Education. She has had over 7 years experience with children from babysitting, nannying, substitute teaching to preschool.


Kristin, Lead Teacher My name is Kristin and I am the Eager Elephant Lead Teacher. I studied Psychology at University of Missouri St. Louis. I always knew I wanted to work with children and used my Psychology degree to focus on Childhood Development. My favorite part about teaching is seeing each child's eyes light up when they are learning!


Miss Sarah, Assistant Teacher Ms. Sarah is the assistant teacher in our Infant classroom. She has been at The Goddard School since August of 2011. Her caring nature and knowledge makes her an important part of our school.

Miss Sarah

Emily, Assistant Teacher Ms. Emily is a graduate student working on her Masters in School Counseling. She loves working with children because they keep her laughing and on her toes.


Katrina, Assistant Teacher Hi! My name is Katrina. I have a 5 year old daughter named Lily that is the joy of my life. I am currently attending Walden’s University for my Bachelor’s degree in Early Child Care. I have eight years of experience in child care and I look forward to getting to know each and every one of you and watching your child learn and grow.


Ayla, Assistant Teacher Family, friends, my pets, and students are the ones I hold close. I love positivity and laughing. I love teaching children! #wecandoit


Mrs Bethanie, Assistant Teacher Scc Graduate. Future OTA student. One of seven. Loves working with kids. Sister. Wife of Scott. Movies. Movies. Movies.

Mrs Bethanie

Hadley, Assistant Teacher Ms. Hadley is the assistant teacher in our Get Set classroom. She has been at The Goddard School since October 2014. She is pursuing a degree in occupational therapy, and loves watching her students excel, and knowing she is a part of it.


Conner , Assistant Teacher Mr. Conner is currently attending St. Louis Community College. He is going to graduate with a degree in fire science and an EMT degree. He's happy to be here and truly enjoys spending time with these kids! This is more than a job to him; this is a chance to teach each child something new every day.


Patricia , Assistant Teacher Hi, I’m Pat. My husband’s name is Jim, and we have three wonderful kids. I have over four years working as a lead teacher and assistant. I ran my own daycare for several years. I have a certificate in software computers, medical field and various others. I love working with children and being a part of their growing experience.


Miss Kay, Assistant Teacher Ms. Kay is an experienced mother of two. She has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and is passionate about teaching.

Miss Kay

Miss Blythe, Resource Ms. Blythe is very excited to be joining the wonderful teachers at The Goddard School. She moved to Missouri from Texas and loves the scenery and weather here. She graduated from Ashford University with her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.She looks forward to getting to know you and your family.

Miss Blythe