Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Mr Joe, Owner Joe received his bachelor’s degree from Immaculata University and is an Air Force Veteran of eight years, serving overseas in England. His professional life has been devoted to innovation and strategy within the technology realm; helping companies develop road maps to continuously drive improved programs and services.Joe is thrilled to provide The Goddard School’s outstanding program to the children and families in the Newark community. He and his wife, Stacey, are raising twins of their own and recognize the importance of a safe and nurturing learning environment, which is why they chose The Goddard School.
He's also an active volunteer for DFRC, Delaware Foundation for Reaching Citizens with intellectual disabilities.

Mr Joe

Mrs Kimberly, Director Kim has been with The Goddard School since July 2000 and is the Director of Operations. She has worked with every age group from infants to school age. Kim completed her bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science and Counseling at Wilmington University. Kim loves being an advocate for children and helping families support their children with their development. "I love watching and helping children grow and learn. I love providing them with the tools to be happy, successful and confident children. I equally love helping families with the encouragement, support and tools to provide their child with everything they need. Watching the excitement when they accomplish their goals or see their growth is so very rewarding."
In her spare time, Kim enjoys spending time with her children and family, watching movies and is a huge superhero fan!

Mrs Kimberly

Mrs Krista, Director Ms. Krista joined the Goddard School-Newark in 2003 and taught Get Set, Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten classrooms before assuming the position as the Director of Education. She has a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from West Chester University as well as additional credits in Early Childhood Education. Before moving to Delaware, Miss Krista taught at several different preschools in the West Chester area of Pennsylvania.

Mrs Lisa, Assistant Director Lisa is the Assistant Director, Curriculum Coordinator and Pre-K Teacher and has been working in early childhood education for sixteen years. Lisa graduated from Hiram College with a degree in Early Childhood Education. Lisa loves watching the children grow and develop from babies to big kids with unique personalities and opinions. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys hiking and camping with her son.

Mrs Lisa

Mrs Melisa, Lead Teacher Melissa is a Lead Teacher in the Infant Classroom.

Mrs Melisa

Mrs Sindy, Lead Teacher Sindy joined the Goddard Staff in the fall of 2013 after returning to Delaware after living in Texas for several years. While in Texas, she worked at the Learning Depot, a daycare in Amarillo for 2 and a half years as the teacher of their infant class as well as the Assistant Director of the program. Miss Sindy is the Lead Infant Teacher.
Sindy has 2 teenage children who are involved in different extra curricular activities. In addition to spending time with her children, she also enjoys activities with her friends and families and at her church.

Mrs Sindy

Ms Katelyn, Lead Teacher Katelyn is the Lead teacher in the Pre-Kindergarten Classroom and has been working in early childhood for eight years. She studied Studio Art and Early Education. Katelyn loves being part of the children's learning process! She says "watching a child hit a goal and having them feel proud of themselves is why I love to teach". In her spare time, Katelyn enjoys hiking, drawing, watching Disney moves and playing with her dog.

Ms Katelyn

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