Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Mrs Kathy, Owner I started as a Pre-Kindergarten Teacher at a Goddard School in 2000. My previous business experience prepared me for fulfilling my dream of becoming an owner of a Goddard School. I have seen firsthand the success of children's development academically, socially and emotionally. I am looking forward to becoming a part of the Clinton community.

Mrs Kathy

Ms Amy, Director Amy joined our faculty in July 2016 and has been working in child care since 1999. Prior to joining our Clinton family Amy worked at another Goddard location as a Pre-Kindergarten teacher and Administrative Assistant since 2008. Amy has spent time teaching ages ranging from infants thru Pre-Kindergarten. She has an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from Raritan Valley Community College and a Bachelors Degree in Organizational Management from Ashford University.

Ms Amy

Marissa , Assistant Director Marissa has worked in the child care field in both home and school settings for the past 10 years. She has an Associates degree in Applied Science and a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education. She's been part of our Goddard team since June 2017 and works in the office the Assistant Director.

Marissa

Mrs Julie, Lead Teacher Julie is the lead teacher in the infant classroom. She has been working with children since 1999 ranging in age from infants through first grade. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Julie joined the Goddard team in 2013.

Mrs Julie

Mrs Sarah , Lead Teacher Sarah is the Co-Lead Teacher in our toddler classroom. She has a degree from Rutgers University in Psychology and has her K-5 Teaching Certificate through Kean University. Sarah’s experience with children ranges up to Kindergarten. She has been working with children since 2007.

Mrs Sarah

Miss Heather, Lead Teacher I am currently the lead teacher in the Marvelous Monkey room. I am currently studying for my CDA in Early Childhood. I have a pet ferret named Carl. In my spare time I like to read, travel, and just being with my family. My favorite children's book series is "The Secret Garden" by Frances Hodgson Burnett and "Where the Wild Things Are" by Maurice Sendak.

Miss Heather

Mrs Dominique , Lead Teacher Dominique is the Lead Teacher in our Pre-Kindergarten program and has been working with children since 1998. She has her CDA specializing in Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten. Dominique joined our team in 2014.

Mrs Dominique

Shannon , Lead Teacher Shannon joined the Goddard team in 2016 and is currently a Lead Teacher in a Pre-Kindergarten classroom. She has her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with a specialization in Special Education from the University of Delaware. Shannon has been working with children since 2007.

Shannon

Mrs Mary Kate, Lead Teacher I am currently the Kindergarten Teacher at The Goddard School. I have been working with children since 2008. My degree is in Early Childhood and Special Education from Kean University. In my spare time I love to read, scrapbook and play with my Collie, Agnus. My favorite children's book is "Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom" by Bill Martin, Jr.

Mrs Mary Kate

Miss Erica, Lead Teacher I am currently the Lead Teacher in the Terrific Toucans (Before/After School). I have been working with children since 2010. I am working on my CDA in early childhood. I have two sons, Benjamin and Andrew, and a cat named Tigger. In my spare time, I love going to the beach, shopping, amusement parks, and I am very crafty. My favorite children’s book is "One Sheep, Blue Sheep" by Thom Wiley.

Miss Erica

Mrs Carlene, Assistant Teacher I am currently an Assistant in the Tiny Tigers Infant classroom at The Goddard School. I have two children of my own and I have been working with children since 2007. In my spare time I like to spend time with my family and friends.

Mrs Carlene

Miss Marissa, Assistant Teacher I am currently the Assistant teacher in the Little Lions classroom. I have been around children my whole life. I have one sister who I like to hang out with in my spare time. I also like to take pictures of things outdoors. My favorite children’s book series is "Winnie the Pooh".

Miss Taylor, Assistant Teacher I am currently an Assistant Teacher in the Fantastic Frogs classroom. I have been working with children since 2009. I have three siblings: one sister and two brothers. I also have a pet cat. In my spare time I like to hang out with my friends, go hiking, go to the beach, shopping and swimming. My favorite children’s books are all Dr. Seuss – my most favorite is "The Lorax".

Miss Taylor

Miss Amy , Assistant Teacher I am currently the Assistant Teacher in the Fantastic Frogs classroom. I am working on my Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Raritan Valley Community College. I have been working with children since 2008. When children are given the love and support they need, their love and curiosity is able to take shape. We want our next generation to be good, healthy people who take part in their community. I love spending time with my family, friends and pets. I enjoy music, arts and crafts. I also like outdoor activities such as hiking and swimming at the beach. My favorite children’s books are The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, and of course, Dr. Seuss!

Miss Amy

Miss Meghan, Assistant Teacher I love to read, cook and spend time with family. My favorite books are "Olivia" and "Lily and The Purple Plastic Purse". Meghan has been working with children since 2008 and has some credits toward her Childhood Developmental Associate Degree.

Miss Meghan

Mrs Maureen, Resource I am currently the Administrative Assistant/Classroom Resource helper. I have an Associate's and Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management from Johnson & Wales University and my CDA from Montclair State. I have been working with children since 1995. My family consists of my husband and two sons. In my spare time, I love watching my boys play football! I enjoy walking as my form of exercise and running marathons! I also do a lot of reading and love to collect sea glass! My favorite children's book is "Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons!"

Mrs Maureen

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