Stony Brook 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.

  • The staff has incredible knowledge, patience and enthusiasm. We are impressed by the process our toddlers have made since starting there.

    Fiona & Owen's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • The curriculum, safety, science focus, and diversity of the school and staff.

    Giovanni & Pietra's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • Very warm atmosphere. Great education and activities. Hours could start earlier

    Dev's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • We love Goddard! Our girls have learned so much.

    Reese & Madison's Mother

    Preschool Classroom

  • My child is always eager to greet his friends and teachers in thie warm and educational environment.

    Lewis's Mother

    Preschool Classroom

  • Goddard ensures that my child is treated as a unique individual. The school fosters his love for learning, and instills important values that are necessary for him to develop strong social relationships. I love that the school involves us in his daily activities, giving us peace of mind knowing he is in great hands!

    Luke's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • My boy likes it. He is learning every day! He now has his first lovely dance moves!

    Ray's Father

    Toddler Classroom

  • The Goddard School provides everything needed to help my child grow. Whether it is singing, reading, counting (in English or Spanish), Daniel is always coming home saying or showing me something new. I’m so grateful for the establishment opening up in our area and can’t wait to see him continue to grow!

    Daniel's Mother

    Goddard Graduate

  • classroom activities and holiday parties

    Maya's Mother

    Goddard Graduate

  • Goddard school and their Summer Camp program is excellent! My kids absolutely love going to school because the teachers are great and so is the staff.

    Alexa & Isabelle's Mother

    Goddard Graduate

  • Great place for kids. The rooms are beautiful and the activities are endless. My kids bring home tons of arts and crafts every day and tell me all about their activities. We love this place and the memories our kids created at the Goodard School.

    Travis & Brooklyn's Mother

    Goddard Graduate

  • Starting our first baby in daycare during COVID was tough but the staff at the Goddard School, Stony Brook are so amazing. We are greeted everyday with smiles and a warm welcome - it has made it so much easier seeing my baby LOVE going to school every day, even at 10 months! Communication with the owners and from the teachers is great!

    Cameron's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • Their kindness and sense of safety is so comforting. Our daughter loves the bond she has with everyone there!

    Rosalie's Father

    Preschool Classroom

  • This is our third daycare in 5 years. It is by far the best (we have been at Goddard for almost 2 of these 5 years). Goddard is educational in a nurturing and fun environment. We are very pleased, as are our kids.

    Fiona & Owen's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • The teachers and staff at the Goddard School are nothing less than exceptional. I am confident that my child is in excellent car,e and being able to see his progress throughout the day is comforting. I would highly recommend this school to anyone.

    Tyler's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • My kids and I love this school! I haven’t seen them this happy going to school in a long time. The staff is wonderful and very helpful. Can’t wait for school and camp next year!

    Alexa & Isabelle's Mother

    Preschool Classroom

  • The most amazing place for my child's development! Gret curriculum, great atmosphere for learning.

    Jalen's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • My son seems to be learning various things week after week that neither me or my wife taught him... I also like that he get to interact with other children his age... The daily updates and pictures are great...

    Johnny's Father

    Toddler Classroom

  • Everything. From their emphasis on teaching academics and good behavior, to their professionalism. We are so grateful to have them.

    Fiona & Owen's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • We are extremely happy to have our girls come to school here. They love coming to school everyday!

    Alexa & Isabelle's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • My son’s teacher is very nice and has so much patient with him. My son loves the school and has a positive affect on my son. I would recommend anyone to The Goddard School.

    Altemorth's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • Friendly and kind. Organized. And efficient. Safe and secure, especially during these times. Creative with lessons, crafts, theme days. Helpful. Caring to the kids. Responsive. Makes learning fun for the kids.

    Annabella's Mother

    Preschool Classroom

  • My girls just started going here a month ago and we’re so happy!

    Reese & Madison's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • The staff is very nice and my son enjoys his time there. I also like the daily reports throughout the day with pictures. It makes me feel better and at ease.

    Grayson's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • Josh, Amanda and their team are doing all they can to help our child blend with his classmates. He had a hard time at first, as he had only been with us at home up until turning 3. He's quickly become excited at the idea to go to Goddard , which we are very grateful for. The programs they follow are highly educational, varied, and fun. The daily updates are very appreciated. A wonderful environment all around!

    Camille's Father

    Preschool Classroom

  • I love how the kids get to learn and have fun at the same time. The school is clean and the staff is really nice. And what I love the most is that my 4.5 year old tells me how much he loves it there and how he can’t wait for the next day to go back ??

    Mathais Femi & Benjamin's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • The open lines of communication are wonderful and make me feel comfortable leaving my children there. I also appreciate the frequent updates on the tadpole app so I can see how my children are doing throughout the day. Also, staff are extremely friendly. They always have a smile on their face and you can see how much they care about your children.

    Michael & Olivia's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • We love it - love the creative crafts, experiments and learning that ties back to the weekly themes. Feels like a very safe, clean and comfortable environment for the kids. The staff are friendly, personable, professional and invested in the children.

    Annabella's Mother

    Preschool Classroom

  • I love how friendly everyone is. I love that I get updates on all my daughters activities. I love that there is structure to the class and that she is always learning.

    Gianna's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • We love everything!

    Reese & Madison's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • Clean, friendly, good communication

    Isabella & Jericho-Jackson's Mother

    Pre-K Classroom

  • Planned lessons.

    Calista's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • When I first heard about the school and met with the owners for a tour I was very impressed to learn about the concept of the school and how clean the facility was! My son now has been going there almost a year and he loves going there. The owners Josh and Nirav are very hands on and absolutely amazing. You can tell they are very passionate about their school. Ms Amanda and the teachers we met have been very kind and caring. I feel very fortunate to have my son be in their care!

    Mathais Femi & Benjamin's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • Clean Good curriculum Good hours until recently Responsive to feedback

    Connell & Clodagh's Mother

    Infant Classroom

  • We love the Goddard school and have already recruited one family to join the Goddard family!

    Liam & Graham's Mother

    Toddler Classroom

  • Our daughter loves going to summer camp! I am very impressed with the range of activities and the communication with parents.

    Sidney's Father

    Preschool Classroom

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