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Reno (Somersett) Reviews & Recognition

The love and commitment of our Goddard families inspires us every day. To help make each child’s learning experiences the best they can be, we are always happy to listen when parents share their expectations. Here’s what our families have to say.

I love the staff! Everyone is so friendly, competent, and caring. Denise totally knocked it out of the park this year with everything around COVID. Her communication is on point and always appreciated. I’m always amazed when our daughter comes home with new phrases and spanish vocab. We are thankful everyday for the care you provide.

Aspyn & Ainsley's Mother

Preschool Classroom

We love the teachers and staff. Goddard is a very loving and academic environment. The owner has done a great job during the pandemic to help us feel safe with new drop off/pickup procedures and open communication. We love the daily Tadpole updates and photos. The curriculum is just what we were looking for and our oldest was well prepared for kindergarten. We highly recommend Goddard.

Remco & Katja's Mother

Pre-K Classroom

Just amazing—in light of everything that has gone on in the 2020 school year Goddard Reno has remained professional, organized, and far ahead of any other school or child care center in our area. Absolutely impressive!!!

Carly & Kennedy's Father

Pre-K Classroom

The staff is warm and kind. The daily reports on what they are up too and pictures of my child are something I look forward to. The safety of my child emotionally and physically is a high priority at the school. The adjustments they have made with covid are impressive and in some ways helpful for drop off and pickups

Cameron's Mother

Pre-K Classroom

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NAEYC ACCREDITED

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accredits early childhood programs according to health, safety and education standards. The standards are intended to provide a reliable and accountable accreditation system to encourage the field of early childhood education to strive for a new level of excellence.

January 2020-January 2025

CHILD CARE AWARE®

Child Care Aware is the nation's most respected hub of information for parents and child care providers. A program of Child Care Aware of America, Child Care Aware helps families learn more about the elements of quality child care and how to locate programs in their communities. Child Care Aware also provides child care providers with access to resources for their child care programs.

January 2020-January 2022

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE FOR EDUCATION

Goddard’s Circle of Excellence Award for Education acknowledges Schools that provide the highest-quality and most consistent educational programs in every classroom. To be considered for the award, each School must earn one of the top two ratings of its state’s licensing program, become accredited by at least one of the four primary accreditors or achieve P21 (Partnership for 21st Century Learning) Exemplar status.  Schools that earn this award represent some of the top education programs in our system.

January 2018-January 2019

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