Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Colleen, Owner I am extremely proud to be the onsite Owner and operator of The Goddard School in Huntingdon Valley. I am a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University. I live in Bucks County with my husband, Marc and we are the proud parents of 3 teenage daughters- all Goddard School graduates! I love children and feel privileged to be able to watch them grow and believe that providing children with daily experiences to grow and learn in an environment that supports the whole child is essential in creating life long learners!

I appreciate the opportunity to share in your child’s growth.

Colleen

Codi, Director I am the Co-Director of The Goddard School in Huntingdon Valley. I graduated from Bucks County Community College with an Associates degree in Education, as well as, graduating from Temple University with a degree in Media Arts. I also received my Director Credentials from The McCormick Center for Early Childhood Excellence. I have many years of experience working in the early childhood setting as a Director. I am excited to be working for such an amazing company such as Goddard where children really do come first.

"Play is the highest form of research."

Katie , Director I am the Director of The Goddard School in Huntingdon Valley. I graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Childhood and Early Adolescent Development. I also received a Master’s Degree in Teaching and Learning from Cabrini University. I have many years experience working with children in a child-care setting as well as a few years working as assistant director. I am happy to be a part of the Goddard family and have the opportunity to help your children grow.

"Play is often talked about as if it is a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood."

Katie

Patricia, Lead Teacher Hi, my name is Ms Tricia and I am the Lead Teacher in the Infant classroom since 2006. I am a graduate of Bucks County Community College majoring in Early Childhood Education. It is a pleasure working at The Goddard School and spending time each day with your children.

Patricia

Amanda , Lead Teacher Hi, my name is Miss Amanda and I am the teacher in the First Steps Classroom. I am currently working towards an associates degree. I have many years experience working with children and really enjoy helping children learn. In my spare time, I love to watch movies!!

Amanda

Marissa, Lead Teacher Ms. Marissa is very excited to join the Goddard School family. Marissa has been working with children since about the age of fifteen years old, when she began babysitting for local families from church and younger siblings of her friends. In addition to this, Marissa has experience in customer service and caring for others through other work experience such as Starbucks, as well as working for Home Instead Senior care. After completing high school at Villa Joseph Marie High School in Southampton, PA, Marissa continued her education at Gwynedd Mercy University for three years pursing a Bachelors of the Arts in psychology, before switching to American Military (American Public) University to pursue a Bachelors of the Sciences in Fire Science Management. Marissa has been a volunteer firefighter since the age of eighteen, roughly five years. In addition to firefighter, Marissa has also recently completed an emergency medical technician (EMT) course and will become an EMT soon. Marissa enjoys kayaking, traveling via cruising, reading, anything Disney and loves music! Marissa hopes to make a great addition to the Goddard School family, and looks forward to meeting everyone!

Katherine, Lead Teacher Hi my name is Ms. Kate and I am the Lead Teacher in the Toddler classroom. I began teaching at The Goddard School in 2018! I started working with children in 2014, and have loved every moment of it. I graduated from Eckerd College with a BA in psychology and a minor in Human Development. I am super interested in the cognitive growth of little ones! I can't wait to become an integral part of your child's educational career!

Katherine

Regina, Lead Teacher Hello, my name is Ms. Regina and I am the Lead Teacher in the Get Set classroom. I have worked in the early childhood setting for over 13 years. I have a Child Developmental Associate's Degree (CDA). I love teaching and being a part of my student's learning journey. Every day is a great day to learn something new and exciting. I love teaching at Goddard.

Regina

Alaina, Lead Teacher Hi, my name is Ms Alaina and I am the Lead Teacher in the Preschool 1 classroom. I have several years of experience working with children and love watching them grow and learn. My goal is to engage each child's individual interest and create a love of learning.

Alaina

Turquoise , Lead Teacher Hi, my name is Ms Turquoise and I am the lead teacher in the Preschool 2 classroom. I have been with Goddard since 2014.
I have my Preschool Child Developmental Associate (CDA) and have been taking care of children my whole life. I really enjoy being around smiling faces. I look forward to getting to know each and every child and family while working here at the Goddard School.

Turquoise

Corina, Lead Teacher I am the Kindergarten Prep lead teacher. I am a Temple university graduate with a bachelors degree in Psychology and Neuroscience. I have been teaching pre-kindergarten for two years and plan to attend a masters program in education. I grew up in Bucks County with my twin sister and younger brother. My husband is a lawyer, we have one daughter, Savannah (two years old). In my free time I love to hike, paint and refinish furniture.

Corina

Kelsey, Assistant Teacher Hi, my name is Ms Kelsey. I am the assistant teacher in the infant room. It is such a rewarding experience for me to care for and watch each baby grow on a daily basis. I have an associate's degree from Manor College in Early Childhood Education, and eight years of experience working in a child care setting with ages 0-7 years. I look forward to getting to know each child and family as I continue my career at The Goddard School.

Kelsey

Kayla , Assistant Teacher My name is Ms. Kayla and I am an assistant teacher who floats between the toddler rooms. I enjoy this floater position because it gives me the opportunity to get to know more children and work with more of my co-workers. I plan on working in the field of pediatrics after I graduate from college so working at The Goddard School provides for a wonderful and rewarding work experience, based on what I want to do after finishing school. During my free time, I like to paint, go to the movies, and travel. A few fun facts about me is that I am left-handed and I use to play the piano.

Kayla

Daniela, Assistant Teacher My name is Ms. Daniela. I am the assistant teacher in the Preschool 1 classroom, and I started working here at Goddard in 2013. I graduated from Holy Family University with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. I have worked with children of all ages for 14 years. When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my nephew and niece, as well as checking out new restaurants and coffee shops. This year will be filled with educational opportunities that will guide your child’s growth!

Daniela

Emilie, Assistant Teacher Hello, My name is Ms. Emilie and I am an assistant teacher who floats between all rooms. I am currently at Holy Family University studying Early Childhood/Special Education. I have 20 years of experience with special needs because of my brother. I love spending times with my friends and family while I'm not working. I look forward to watching all of the children grow!

Emilie

Alisa, Assistant Teacher Hi! I am Ms. Alisa, the assistant teacher in the Kindergarten Prep/Kindergarten classroom! I graduated from Millersville University with a B.S. in Speech Communication and Public Relations with a minor in Psychology. My goal is to gain a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Temple University. I am so excited to transition to such a fulfilling career and watch all of your children learn and grow!
“Children are one third of our population and all of our future.”

Alisa

Felecia, Assistant Teacher Hello, my name is Ms. Felecia! I am an assistant teacher in the Preschool 2 classroom. I am currently a student at Holy Family University working towards my degree in Early Education/Special Education. I love spending time with my friends and family. I am so excited to watch your children grow and I know we will have a great year!

Felecia

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