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The Goddard School of Sparks

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

751 Los Altos Parkway
Sparks, Nevada 89436
775-626-5678 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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The Goddard School of Sparks

Meet  Jody

Meet Jody

Owner
Jody, on-site owner of The Goddard School in Sparks, earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development and has worked with children for over 30 years. Mrs. Jody’s experience has made her aware of the significance of providing a quality preschool setting with caring and professional teachers. As a parent, Mrs. Jody recognizes the importance of a safe and nurturing learning environment. She is passionate about providing your child with a warm, nurturing environment that enhances their natural desire to learn with a curriculum that challenges, stimulates and supports every aspect of their developmental growth. Mrs. Jody is happy to be able to provide Goddard’s outstanding program to the children of the Sparks community. She thanks you ahead of time for your part in fulfilling her dream by trusting her with your children each day. Mrs. Jody is CPR and First Aid certified and has completed a background check with the Washoe County Sheriff Department.
  • 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.

    Meet Our Teachers
  • 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
  • September 28 Tinker Tubs
  • September 29 Walking Rainbow!
  • September 30 Playdough Flowers
  • October 4 Fire Cup Knock Down
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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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LEARNING YOUR CHILD LOVES

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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.

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

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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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