Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Miss Jill, Owner Miss. Jill graduated from Grand Canyon University with a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and holds a Master’s Degree in School Counseling from Millersville University. Miss Jill has taught preschool through private academic kindergarten and third grade for numerous years. Miss Jill believes the role of an educator is to prepare children to join the larger community as confident, joyful learners and peace-oriented citizens of the world.

Miss Jill

Miss Carrie, Director Miss Carrie graduated from Kutztown University with a BA in English Literature in 2012. She has been working with children for over 12 years as a caregiver and in the childcare industry. Miss Carrie was a preschool and pre-kindergarten teacher before becoming a Program Specialist in the childcare business. Her favorite part of childcare is being able to see the children grow while learning and experiencing new adventures.

Miss Carrie

Miss Katherine, Lead Teacher Miss Katie obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary and Special Education in 2013 from Kutztown University. She has been working in childcare industry for over 13 years. Miss Katie’s favorite children’s books are Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown and Oh the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss. Her favorite thing about working with children is “engaging children’s imaginations as they explore crafting materials.”

Miss Katie is our opening office manager in the morning. You will see her friendly smile opening the school each morning.

Miss Katherine

Quinn, Lead Teacher Mr. Quinn is so excited to be stepping into the role as one of the Leads in the First Steps Gerber Daisies Classroom. He recently graduated from Kutztown University with his Bachelors Degree in Psychology. Mr. Quinn's favorite part of teaching children is to see them hit their milestones and gain new developments.


Devynne, Lead Teacher Miss Devynne recently graduated Kutztown University with a degree in Fine Arts and a background in Psychology. She currently lives in Temple and in her free time she practices mindfulness and creates artwork! Miss Devynne also spends her day outside of Goddard caring for her puppy dog Mae and tending to her plants! She has been working with children for over a year, previously acting as an assistant teacher for young toddlers at the YMCA. Miss Devynne is so excited to work at Goddard to help those in her classroom grow and learn through exploratory studies of all backgrounds, but especially those in art, music, and nature!


DaRel, Lead Teacher Miss DaRel comes to us with an Associates degree in Accounting. She has over 13 years experience working in child care. Prior to Goddard, she became a state certified Paraprofessional and worked with special needs children for 4 years. Her favorite part of working with children is seeing what they're learned. Miss DaRel's favorite book is " Bubbles Bubbles" by Kathi Appelt. She is married with two teenage daughters.
Miss DaRel is now pursing her CDA through the Goddard Education Program!
Miss DaRel is our closing office manager in the evening. You will see her friendly smile closing the school every night.


Miss Jennifer, Lead Teacher Miss Jenn recently graduated from Reading Area Community College with her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. She has been caring for children for over 8 years in a variety of settings. Teaching has always been her passion! Her favorite book is “Oh, The Places You’ll Go!” by Dr. Seuss. During her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and most of all playing with her almost one year old puppy named Beya.

Miss Jennifer

Miss Jamie, Lead Teacher Jamie currently lives in the area but just relocated here from New Jersey. She graduated from a local community college with her Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Development. From there she went on to Kean University to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Her teaching experience focuses on early childhood education as well as teaching children with special needs. She has eight years of experience teaching children ages six months to twelve years. She loves teaching younger children because they have open minds and love exploring and learning new things every day. She looks forward to getting to know each student and supporting them in their learning journey. She is very excited to be joining The Goddard School family. She looks forward to hearing from each of you and learning about your child.

Miss Jamie

Miss Kristin, Lead Teacher Miss Kristin is currently working on her Associates Degree in Special Education/Paraprofessional at Lehigh Carbon Community College. Her interest grew in the Special Education field while volunteering with a local Autism Respite, where she was the lead teacher working with children ages 6-7 on fun activities and making sure all felt safe and happy. Working with the children grew her interest in Special Education, as she wanted to have knowledge and skills to be able to help each child she met be happy and successful. She is eager and excited to work at The Goddard School.

She has always loved working with children, as they are always wanting to learn and explore. I love to make learning fun and want to engage children in being excited to learn about new things, while creating memories for them to look back on. In her spare time she loves to spend time with friends and family and most gatherings you would find me with the “kid crew” having fun and making memories. She enjoys living out in the country as she loves spending weekends outside when she can with her niece and nephew at the family farm where they always have fun adventures.

Miss Kristin

Camille, Lead Teacher Miss Camille has a strong passion for working with children of all ages. Ever since she as a child she knew it was her calling to a preschool teacher. She is extremely excited to be working as the assistant PreK teacher. Miss Camille is married and has 2 step-sons. She enjoys cooking/baking, doing crafts,dancing, and drawing. She is excited to work in the PreK classroom.


Heidi, Lead Teacher Miss Heidi is so excited to be the Kindergarten teacher for The Goddard School. She has twelve years of experience teaching in the public school system. Before becoming a teacher, she was a microbiologist and chemist for various food industries. Her favorite books include anything by Eric Carle, Dr. Seuss, Mo Willems, and David Ezra Stein. she has a teenage daughter, 2 dogs, 1 lizard and 5 chickens that lay blue eggs. In her spare time, Miss Heidi is an avid reader, writer, and adventure seeker. The year cannot go by without a good game of mini-golf, hiking, action shot photography, and ice cream shop runs!


Lisa, Assistant Teacher She comes from a strong background of teaching, with education in Elementary Education and Early Childcare.
Miss Lisa enjoys teaching at all levels. Miss Lisa is a serious dog lover and her favorite dog breed is the Great Pyrenees!! Miss Lisa has a son who is a manufacturing engineer and her daughter is a nurse! She enjoys spending as much time with her husband Tom and her 2 children!


Amy, Assistant Teacher Miss Amy graduated from Wilkes College in 1989 with a BA in English and a secondary education certificate. She later realized that she preferred working with younger children instead. Miss Amy worked with children from infant to age 5 for over 12 years. Before coming to the Goddard school she worked at her church preschool program, Mom's Morning Out Program, Sunday School and Cherub Choir. Miss Amy finds working with young children to be both rewarding and fun! She especially enjoys making crafts, singing songs, and reading books with children. In her free time, Miss Amy enjoys spending time with her family and her pets. She's excited about joining the Goddard team and embracing their philosophy of learning while having fun!


Rachel, Assistant Teacher Miss Rachel is one of our Center Supports, who helps us in the afternoons and some mornings. She enjoys working with children and watching them grow.


Miss Zaheda, Assistant Teacher Ms. Zaheda studied abroad in the UK where she received a Business degree. She has worked with little children for 10 plus years at her local church as a Sunday school teacher. She has two children of her own. Ms. Zaheda is very excited to be at the Goddard School.

Miss Zaheda

Miss Kathy, Assistant Teacher Miss Kathy graduated from Kutztown High School. She worked in a pre-school setting, and as a Christian Education Director for an accumulated 20 years. She loves watching children grow and succeed. Miss Kathy is married and has a daughter, son-in-law and granddaughter, Evelyn. Her favorite things to do with Evelyn are crafts and baking. Her favorite book is “Green Eggs and Ham” by Dr. Seuss. In her free time she enjoys camping and sewing

Miss Kathy

Mason, Assistant Teacher Mr. Mason has been working in early child care for over 4 years. He is very happy to be working here at the Goddard School, and looks into furthering his Education in the fall.


Kayla, Assistant Teacher Miss Kayla has been working with children for about 7 years and has some college credits from LCTI. She enjoys hanging out with her son ,listening to music, and dancing. She is very excited to be educating little minds and watching them grow.


Bali, Assistant Teacher Miss Bali has worked with all ages as a arts and music camp teacher. she enjoys working with children and exposing them to the the arts of education!

Ramakrishnan, Assistant Teacher Miss Rajee has many years of experience working with children of all ages. Miss Rajee is excited to join the Kindergarten program as she gets the children ready for their journey into Public School


Kanchan, Assistant Teacher Miss Kanchan has over three years experience in primary school/ Kindergarten as an assistant teacher as has a bachelors in Advertising and PR. Miss Kanchan worked in Germany at International School. She is excited to work with the Kindergarten class and use her skills to help them learn, develop, and gain knowledge. Miss Kanchan believes that every child is unique.She has a son and loves to travel and explore new countries and cultures, as well as baking, hiking, and spending time with friends.


Alise, Assistant Teacher Miss Alise is currently working on completing her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Kutztown University. She plans on furthering her education to retrieve a Master's Degree in clinical/counseling psychology. In addition to that, she wants to work with children and adolescent behavior. She enjoys working with children and watching them grow into their own, unique selves. Her favorite children's book is "Ella the Elegant Elephant". In her free time, she enjoys playing guitar and doing photography.


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