Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Jennifer, Owner Miss Jen is proud to be the on-site Owner of the Goddard School in West Goshen since May 2001! She graduated from Villanova University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and really enjoys working in the early childhood field. It was always a passion of hers to care for children while maintaining the best quality of health, safety and curriculum. Today her Goddard philosophy as well as her Keystone Four-Star & NAEYC Accreditations help to ensure her students at the West Goshen Goddard are receiving the best experience! She and her husband, along with their three daughters, are living their dream of caring for children while ensuring their exceptional developmental growth!

Jennifer

Ashley, Director Miss Ashley is our TAC Director and she is a 2011 graduate of West Chester University where she majored in Psychology. She then went on to pursue her CDA at Northampton Community College, where she also furthered her education in Early Childhood. She has experience working with young children as a volunteer at a local preschool assisting the lead teachers, as well as SPARC where she worked 1 on 1 with children with autism. Prior to joining the management team, She was a lead teacher in our pretoddler and toddler classrooms. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, shopping, and spending time with her family.

Ashley

Jennifer, Director Miss Jenn is our Executive Director. She joined the West Goshen family in 2007. She is a 2004 graduate from Saint Joseph’s University were she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary/Special Education. She then went on to complete her Master’s Degree in Special Education, with a concentration on reading. She has experience working with young children at ELF Childcare in Collingdale, PA working in the one, two and five year old classrooms. Before joining the management team at Goddard, she taught in the Acrobats classroom with 3 and 4 year olds. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, scrap-booking and swimming. She looks forward to meeting the wonderful families and children at the West Goshen Goddard school!

Jennifer

Veronique, Assistant Director Miss Veronique is our Assistant Director and one of our extraordinary teachers in our Tigers classroom. She is a graduate from West Chester University where she majored in Liberal Studies with a minor in Psychology. She has experience working with young children while she was a nanny for the past 17 years. In her spare time she enjoys reading, listening to music, and cooking. She looks forward to working with you and your family!

*Nominated in 2016 for CECCC Practitioner of the Year

Veronique

Linda, Lead Teacher This is Miss Linda and she is our amazing Administrative Assistant! Linda is a graduate of West Chester University where she earned her Master’s degree in Elementary Education and Psychology. She gained experience working with children while she was an infant teacher for the past 20 years in different area child care centers. In her spare time, she loves to collect antiques, landscape and design gardens, and help her friends. She is so excited to meet the families here at the West Goshen Goddard School!

Linda

Melissa, Lead Teacher Miss Melissa is one of our awesome Infant teachers. She is a 2012 graduate of Penn State University where she majored in Elementary Education. She has experience working with children as a summer camp counselor at Arrowhead and through her student teaching and field experiences. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, relaxing at the beach and shopping.

*Nominated in 2016 for the CECCC Practitioner of the Year

Melissa

Sabina, Lead Teacher This is Sabina and she is one of our awesome teachers in our infant classroom. She has a degree in History from her studies in Bangladesh. She has experience working with young child while she worked with in the infant room of different child care centers for the past few years. In her spare time, she loves to listen to music, spend time with her daughter, and read books. She is so excited to meet the wonderful families here at the West Goshen Goddard School.

Sabina

Courtney, Lead Teacher This is Courtney and she is one of our lead teachers in our First Steps classroom. She is currently attending Grand Canyon University where she is majoring in Early Education and Special Education. In her spare time, she loves to spending time with her daughter and drawing. She looks forward to meeting all of the wonderful children and families at the West Goshen Goddard School!


**TOP IN HOUSE QA CLASSROOM FOR NOVEMBER!**

Courtney

Jessica , Lead Teacher Miss Jessica is our wonderful First Steps teacher! She attended West Chester University for 3 years, where her focus was Early Education. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as painting. She has experience with children while being a nanny and babysitting. She is looking forward to meeting all of the families here at West Goshen!



**TOP IN HOUSE QA CLASSROOM FOR NOVEMBER!**

Jessica

Emma, Lead Teacher This is Emma and she is one of our wonderful pre-toddler teachers! She is a recent graduate of High Point University where she majored in Elementary Education Studies. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and drawing. She looks forward to meeting all of the families here at The West Goshen Goddard School!

Emma

Alexandra, Lead Teacher Miss Alex is one of our fabulous toddler teachers! She graduated from West Chester University with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. During her spare time, Alex enjoys running, hanging out with friends and listening to music. She has experience with children while working one on one with children with disabilities, being a teachers assistant and while babysitting. She is looking forward to meeting all of the families here at West Goshen!

Alexandra

Layanna , Lead Teacher This is Layanna and she is one of our awesome toddler teachers. She is a recent graduate from California University of Pennsylvania where she graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Early Grades and Special Education. She has experience working with children through field experiences and working through a program at her church. In her spare time, she enjoys playing volleyball, cooking and loves to bake.

Layanna

Keri, Lead Teacher Miss Keri is a fantastic addition to our Get Set classroom. She is a graduate of Kutztown University where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education. She then went on to earn her Master’s degree in the area of Instructional Leadership from Neumann University. She has experience working with children while at Goddard, DCIU, and Chesterbrook Academy. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, going to the mountains, and spending time with family and friends. She is looking forward to meeting all of the wonderful children and families at West Goshen!

Keri

Kimberly, Lead Teacher Miss Kim is one of our excellent teachers in our Get Set classroom and she is thrilled to be working at the West Goshen Goddard School. She graduated from West Chester University with a degree in Health and Physical Education. She lives in Brookhaven with her husband Rich and their dogs Mazie and Truman. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, hiking and walking her dogs! She looks forward to meeting all of the wonderful families at West Goshen!

Kimberly

Brittany, Lead Teacher This is Brittany and she is one of our Assistant Directors as well as one of our fantastic preschool teachers. She is a 2010 graduate of West Chester University where she majored in Elementary Education with a minor in Math. She has experience working with children through field experiences and student teaching. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, drawing and running. She looks forward to meeting all of the wonderful children and families at West Goshen!

Brittany

Kaitlyn, Lead Teacher Kaitlyn is one of our fabulous preschool teachers! She has her Bachelor's in Health and Human Development from Pennsylvania State University. She is currently obtaining her Master's in School Counseling from West Chester University. She has experience working with children while being a preschool teacher in another child care center. During her spare time, she enjoys running, shopping and playing with her dog. She is looking forward to meeting all of the wonderful families here at The Goddard School!

Kaitlyn

Autumn , Lead Teacher Autumn is one of our amazing Pre K teachers! She has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology with a minor in Elementary Education from Roanoke College. She has experience working with children while teaching Kindergarten in the state of Virginia for two years. During her spare time, she enjoys going on walks with her dog, reading and playing softball. She is excited to meet all of the families here at West Goshen!

Autumn

Sabrina, Lead Teacher Miss Sabrina is one of our exemplary teachers in our Pre K classroom. She was nominated by her parents for the Practitioner of the Year Award. She is a 2013 graduate of Bloomsburg University where she majored in Education. She has experience working with young children through babysitting for her family and friends. In her spare time she enjoys playing field hockey, going to the movies, and going out with friends. She looks forward to working with you and your family!

*Nominated in 2015 and 2016 for the CECCC Practitioner of the Year

Sabrina

Courtney, Lead Teacher Miss Courtney is one of our amazing Jr. K teachers. She is a 2011 graduate of Millersville University where she majored in Elementary and Special Education. She has experience working with young children through a child development program, as a camp counselor, as a volunteer for the Pathfinder Club through her church as well as through her field experiences. In her spare time she enjoys baking, shopping and watching movies. She looks forward to working with all of the wonderful children and families at West Goshen!

Courtney

Laura, Lead Teacher Miss Laura is our fantastic floater. She is a graduate from Neumann College where she earned her Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. She has worked in other preschool environments working in a kindergarten class and a toddlers classroom. In her spare time she enjoys reading, swimming, dining out and shopping with her friends. She looks forward to meeting all of the families at West Goshen!

Laura

Megan, Lead Teacher Miss Megan is our fabulous Junior K teacher. She lives in Ridley Park, PA with her husband Joey and daughters Noelle and Zoey. She attended Harcum College where she received her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. She then attended Cabrini College where she received her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. In her spare time she enjoys scrap-booking, reading and relaxing at the beach. She looks forward to meeting all of the families here at West Goshen and a great year with the Clowns!

Megan

Ajai, Assistant Teacher Miss Ajai is our amazing infant classroom closer! She is currently attending West Chester University where she is majoring in Criminal Justice. She has experience with children while being a lead infant room teacher at another child care center. She is excited to meet all of the families here at West Goshen!

Ajai

Brooke, Assistant Teacher Brooke is one of our fabulous substitute teachers. She is a student at West Chester University where she’s majoring in Public Health. She has experience working with young children while babysitting for many families. In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her family, workout, babysit, and listen to music. She is so excited to meet all the children and families at the West Goshen Goddard!

Brooke

Emma, Assistant Teacher This is Emma and she is one of our wonderful substitute teachers! She is a graduate of Temple University where she majored in Speech Pathology. She is currently attending West Chester University where she is obtaining her Master's degree. Emma has worked at another preschool setting during her high school years. During her free time, She enjoys spending time outside, films and is very passionate about sign language. She looks forward to meeting all of the families here at West Goshen!

Emma

Jing, Assistant Teacher Jing is one of our incredible infant teachers. She is currently attending West Chester University where she is majoring in Business Management and minoring in Early Education. She has experience with children during field work and being a teacher at other pre-schools.

Jing

Bridget, Assistant Teacher My name is Bridget and I am currently attending West Chester University where I am majoring in Early Education and minoring in Special Education. I have experience working with children while babysitting, being a camp counselor and field experiences. During my spare time, I enjoy spending time with friends, going to the gym and going to the beach. I look forward to meeting all of the families here at West Goshen!

Bridget

Elizabeth, Assistant Teacher Elizabeth is one of our amazing substitute teachers! She is attending West Chester university where she is majoring in Early Elementary Education and Special Education. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends, reading and doing puzzles.

Elizabeth

Sarah, Assistant Teacher Sarah is one of our fantastic openers in the Tenacious Tigers classroom. She is a student at West Chester University where she’s majoring in Social Work. She has experience working with young children while at other Goddard Schools in the area. She is so excited to meet all the children and families at the West Goshen Goddard!

Sarah

Lisa, Assistant Teacher Lisa is one of our wonderful toddler teachers! She is currently in a CDA program to further her early childhood education. She is eager to gain experience while here at The West Goshen Goddard School! During her spare time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family, reading and taking trips.

Lisa

Dana, Assistant Teacher Dana is one of our fantastic substitute teachers. She is a student at West Chester University where she’s studying Early Grades Education. She has experience working with young children from infants to 5 years while she worked at other child care centers in Chester County. She is so excited to meet all the children and families at the West Goshen Goddard!

Dana

Dekontee, Assistant Teacher Dede is one of our fantastic preschool teachers. She is a student at West Chester University where she’s studying Early Education, Spanish and Sign Language. She has experience working with young children from infants to teenagers as a vocational bible school and through babysitting. In her free time, she loves to do arts and crafts, dancing, and just having a great time. She is so excited to meet all the children and families at the West Goshen Goddard!

Dekontee

Daniel, Assistant Teacher Daniel is our amazing preschool closer! He is a student at West Chester University where he is majoring in Elementary Education and minoring in Russian. He has spent the last nine summers working at the East Goshen Recreational Camp with children of all ages. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer and drawing. Daniel is looking forward to meeting all of our families here at West Goshen!

Daniel

Qiwei, Assistant Teacher Qiwei is one of our fantastic Jr. K teachers. He is a student at West Chester University where he’s majoring in Early Grades Education. He has experience working with young children during his time at Kesher Israel Preschool. He is so excited to meet all the children and families at the West Goshen Goddard!

Qiwei

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