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Darien accreditation & accolades

In our quest to reach the highest professional standards, we’re proud to share our achievements and affiliations.

 

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ACCREDITATION: ExceleRate Illinois - Silver Circle of Quality
Valid through 2020
ExceleRate Illinois recognizes a program's commitment to quality beyond the basic state licensing requirements (which cover seven broad areas including staffing, programming, health, safety and hygiene).  The Silver Circle of Quality recognizes completion of a rigorous self-assessment and implementation of a continuous quality improvement process, as verified by a state-approved assessor.
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AFFILIATION: Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21)

 

P21 is a national organization championing 21st century skills and serves as a catalyst to position 21st century readiness for every student by building collaborative partnerships among educational, business, community and government leaders. The Goddard School has become the first preschool program to join P21.

 
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AFFILIATION: ELECTRONIC DAILY ACTIVITY REPORT

 

Our electronic daily activity report enhances teacher-parent collaboration and communication with an easy, paperless format. With this tool, teachers can maintain accurate, thorough student information and connect with parents throughout the day via email. These emails could include updates, photos and/or videos that document the child’s learning experience.

   
AFFILIATION: Bernie’s Book Bank
2014 - 2017

Bernie’s Book Bank collects, processes and distributes quality new and gently used children’s books to significantly increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children throughout Chicagoland.

   
AWARD: Market of Excellence
2014
This award is presented annually and acknowledges a market that has demonstrated the best collaborative effort in representing The Goddard Schools in their community.
 
AWARD: Health & Safety - Rookie
2013
Awarded to one “Rookie” Goddard School (among schools that opened between July 2012 and June 2013) that maintained the Highest Quality of Standards among new Goddard Schools.
 
AWARD: Quality Assurance - Rookie
2013
Awarded to one “Rookie” Goddard School (among schools that opened between July 2012 and June 2013) that maintained the Highest Quality of Standards among new Goddard Schools.
AWARD: Daily Herald Reader's Choice
2013 - 2017
This award recognizes the best in the Chicagoland area -- as voted by the readers of the Daily Herald.


AFFILIATION: ELECTRONIC DAILY ACTIVITY REPORT

 

Our electronic daily activity report enhances teacher-parent collaboration and communication with an easy, paperless format. With this tool, teachers can maintain accurate, thorough student information and connect with parents throughout the day via email. These emails could include updates, photos and/or videos that document the child’s learning experience.

AFFILIATION: ELECTRONIC DAILY ACTIVITY REPORT

 

Our electronic daily activity report enhances teacher-parent collaboration and communication with an easy, paperless format. With this tool, teachers can maintain accurate, thorough student information and connect with parents throughout the day via email. These emails could include updates, photos and/or videos that document the child’s learning experience.

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