The Goddard School of Edwardsville

School Address: 801 S. Arbor Vitae
, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
School Phone Number: 618-692-9464 , School Hours: 7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Welcome to Our School

The Goddard School of Edwardsville is more than a warm and nurturing place. It's more than a great education for your child. It's peace of mind.

Meet  Barbara

Meet Barbara

Ms. Barbara Burrows: Owner, The Goddard School-Barbara has over fifteen years of Executive Human Resources experience to include such companies such as Kohler, Textron, ConAgra, GE Osmonics and AFB International in St. Charles, Missouri. She comes from a family of seven girls and adores her many nieces and nephews. Barbara is an advocate for making a difference in the lives of children and has spent her time on several local boards in the local community. She is very involved in the Edwardsville/Glen Carbon communities and is a wish granter for Make-A-Wish foundation of Illinois. She enjoys supporting many not-for-profit organizations throughout the community and is an avid runner and golfer. Barbara’s daughter Taylor, and her husband Jonathan just welcomed Gwenevere into the world in April 2020. Barbara stands committed to providing an environment that is safe, loving, nurturing and enjoyable for learning and is accessible to children, parents and faculty.
  • Our School

    Welcome! We’re committed to your child’s health, safety and education, which is why we provide children with safe and healthy learning environments at our School.

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  • Faculty

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

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  • Special Programs

    We enhance our play-based curriculum with a range of enrichment programs designed to fit your child’s interests.

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  • Reviews & Recognition

    We greatly value feedback we receive from parents and our communities, and are proud to share these publicly.

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Something Fun Is Always Happening at Goddard!

Upcoming Events

  • January 17 Multicultural Monday
  • January 17 100th Day of School
  • January 17 Kid Inventors Day
  • January 21 Story Time Chess 6 AM - 6 PM
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It's Their Time to Thrive!

This year is your child’s time to thrive! Find out how The Goddard School sets your child up for success, so they’re prepared to confidently take on the world around them. 

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What Teachers Mean to Me

Every member of the Goddard faculty has special, often extraordinary, gifts they share with their students. When a child comes home happy and can't wait to see their teacher the next day, tell us about it. Take this moment to celebrate your child's teachers!

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We work tirelessly to ensure children thrive in a healthy, safe and warm environment. Within this secure and nurturing environment, children can discover their unique gifts.

Our programs go beyond academics and help children develop important social-emotional skills like kindness, empathy, responsible decision making and more.  

The F.L.EX.® Learning framework is designed to provide a well-rounded learning experience in a safe, nurturing environment to help prepare children for school, careers and life. 

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