Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Terry Ann, Owner Terry Ann and her husband Les purchased The Goddard School in 2008.

Terry Ann combines her many years of retail management and in-home child care experience to create the perfect combination for her position as on-site owner. Terry Ann and Les have lived most of their life in the Fort Collins community.

In her free time Terry Ann enjoys golf, biking, and spending time with her five grandchildren.

Terry Ann

Ms Melanie, Director Ms. Melanie has been the Educational Director since the school first opened it's doors in 2007.

She received her Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and Family Studies with an emphasis in Child Development from Colorado State University and her Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Capella University in Minnesota.

Ms. Melanie is a part-time Early Childhood Education Instructor at Front Range Community College.

She has three young children who are very active in athletics. Ms. Melanie enjoys skiing and golfing in her free time.

Ms Melanie

Ms Allison, Assistant Director Ms. Allison began working at The Goddard School in August of 2011.

In 2015 she left The Goddard School to work for Early Head Start in Poudre School District and then was a Center Director at an Early Childhood Center in the Denver area before returning to us in 2017 as our Assistant Director.

She was born and raised in Fort Collins and loves this community. She graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and Family Studies with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education.

Ms Allison

Ms Virginia, Assistant Director Ms. Virginia has her Early Childhood Teaching Certificate and is completing her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education.

Virginia has been teaching at The Goddard School since 2014 but has been teaching young children since 2011 and has loved every minute!

Ms Virginia

Ms Jessica, Lead Teacher Jessica joined The Goddard School in August 2018. She has over twenty years of experience working with children in both center and home settings. Jessica is Infant Nursery Supervisor certified and working towards her Associates degree in Early Childhood Education.

Jessica has lived in Colorado all her life. She lived in Denver as a child then moved to the western slope to raise her three sons. She loves to go camping and watch her boys play soccer.

Ms Jessica

Ms Vickie, Lead Teacher Ms. Vickie has taught at The Goddard School since 2007 and all that time has been in our infant classroom.

She attended Front Range Community College where she received her Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education. Ms. Vickie is also Infant/Toddler Supervisor Certified.

She has lived in Colorado all her life and loves spending time with her husband and daughter.

Ms Vickie

Ms Alyssa, Lead Teacher Alyssa joined The Goddard School in September 2016 as a Resource Teacher and is currently enjoying being a Preschool Teacher.

Alyssa graduated from Boise State University in 2015 with a BS in Psychology and Family Studies. She student taught 1st grade in 2012 and has loved working with children ever since.

In her spare time she and her husband enjoy fishing, spending time with family, doing almost anything outdoors, and just experiencing new things together.

Ms Alyssa

Ms Trista, Lead Teacher Ms. Trista began teaching at The Goddard School in July 2017.

She graduated from North Dakota State University with her B.A. in Human Development and Family Sciences with an emphasis in Child Development and a minor in Psychology.

Trista moved from Minnesota to Fort Collins in 2014. She attended Front Range Community College to gain her Director's Certificate.

She has worked in child care since 2014 and enjoys caring for children and watching them grow and develop.

Ms Trista

Ms Fawn, Lead Teacher Ms Fawn has an Associates degree in Early Childhood Education from Front Range Community College. She have been working in childcare since 2001.

Ms Fawn is originally from Canton, Ohio and moved to Colorado when she was 14. She enjoys camping, fishing and the outdoors. When she is not outdoors Ms Fawn enjoys spending time with family and cuddling up with a good book.

Ms Fawn

Ms Cinthia, Lead Teacher Ms. Cinthia joined the Goddard School in January 2017.

She is currently working towards her B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies at CSU. She hopes to become an elementary school teacher and contribute to the public education system.

She enjoys going to concerts, spending time with her friends and family, and watching movies

Ms Cinthia

Ms Katie, Lead Teacher Ms. Katie has her B.A. in Early Childhood Education from the University of Mount Union in Alliance, OH.

She has been teaching young children since 1999 and has been a part of the Goddard Family since 2013.

In her free time, Ms. Katie enjoys spending time with her daughters and reading, hiking, and traveling.

Ms Katie

Ms Kaitlin, Lead Teacher Ms. Kaitlin joined The Goddard School in 2011. She has worked with the two year olds, four and five year olds, and the school age summer program.

She received a degree in Secondary Education from the University of Northern Colorado and has decided to continue her training in Early Childhood Education.

Ms. Kaitlin has two beautiful daughters and enjoys hiking, photography and traveling in her spare time.

Ms Kaitlin

Ms Angela , Lead Teacher Angela started at The Goddard School in our preschool classroom in May 2018.

She is working on a Bachelors in Social Studies Education at CSU. She would like to teach High School History.

Angela is originally from Massachusetts but moved to Colorado when she was five years old. Her daughter Katie is in our toddler program. In their spare time they enjoy watching the Patriots and lake swimming.

Ms Angela

Ms Kathleen, Lead Teacher Ms. Katie joined The Goddard School in 2017 as an infant room teacher.

She graduated from Pensacola Christian College with a Bible degree. In August of 2017 she graduated from Front Range Community College with her Associates in Applied Science of Early Childhood.

She has worked with children since she was a young girl. Previously she enjoyed babysitting and working as the nursery director for her church, as well as leading the children's choir music.

Ms. Katie enjoys spending time with her family and doing crafts with her vinyl applique machine.

Ms Kathleen

Ms Megan, Lead Teacher Megan joined The Goddard School in January of 2019. She has always wanted to be a teacher.

She is currently attending Front Range Community College in hopes of transferring to UNC to get her Bachelors in Early Childhood Education.

In her free time she enjoys going to Rockies games, hiking and spending time with her family.

Ms Megan

Ms Meri, Lead Teacher Meri joined the Goddard School family in April 2019.

She has had a passion for working with kids since she worked at Disney World as a Disney character.

Meri graduated from Northern Arizona University in 2011 with an education degree.

Outside of work, Meri likes to travel with her husband, tend to their farm and is currently busy preparing for her future family.

Ms Meri

Ms Sreemathi, Lead Teacher Ms Sreemathi has a teaching certificate and a master's degree in literature.

Sreemathi started as our preschool teacher and is now our PreK teacher. She has been with The Goddard School since 2007.

Sreemathi has a daughter attending medical school in Philadelphia. Sreemathi enjoys hiking and traveling with her husband, as well as gardening and playing badminton.

Ms Sreemathi

Ms Valeria, Lead Teacher Ms. Val has her director's certificate and is currently working towards completing her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and only has a couple of courses left.

She has been working as an Early Childhood Teacher since 2011.

In her free time she enjoys hiking, watching movies, and spending time with her son and daughter.

Ms Valeria

Ms Denise, Lead Teacher Ms. Denise has been a part of the The Goddard School located in Fort Collins' team since January 2010.

She has a degree in Early Childhood Education from Stratford Career Institution.

Working with children has been her passion for over 10 years. On her off time she enjoys staying busy with her four children.

Ms Denise

Ms Parry, Lead Teacher Ms. Parry first joined The Goddard School in 2012 as a resource and Piglet teacher. She returned after teaching elementary music in the Greeley School District for 4 years.

She graduated from the University of Central Missouri in 2012 with a music education degree and moved to Colorado, where she resides with her husband.

In her free time, she enjoys singing, camping and gardening.

Ms Parry

Ms Carly, Assistant Teacher Ms. Carly was born and raised in New York where she attended Monroe Community College before transferring to Nazareth College. She pursued English Education before switching to the Early Childhood program.

Carly enjoys reading, doing anything outdoors, and her greatest passion - traveling!

Ms Carly

Ms Brooke, Resource Ms. Brooke joined The Goddard School in 2015.

Ms. Brooke holds a Bachelors Degree in Human Resources and Family Sciences, majoring in Early Child Development with a minor in Child Program Administration.

In Ms. Brooke's free time, she enjoys golfing with her father , snow skiing with her boyfriend and off road adventures. She also enjoys spending time with her brother's family and her parents who all reside in Colorado.

Ms Brooke

Mr Eric, Resource Mr. Eric joined the Goddard family in 2017.

He has found a passion for teaching children and making a difference in their lives after teaching in Nepal. He was originally a Criminal Justice major, but as of 2016 he switched to Early Childhood Education and plans to transfer to UNC for his Elementary Education Degree.

He enjoys the outdoors and seeks adventure. He loves to live on the edge!

Mr Eric

Ms Madison, Resource Madi is a Social Work student at Colorado State University.

Outside of work and school, Madi likes to spend time outdoors. Camping, hiking, and kayaking is where she feels most at home.

Madi has worked with children since 2016 and she absolutely loves it. Madi finds children to be so curious and sweet and loves being able to help them learn and grow.

Ms Madison

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