Meet Our Goddard Family

Our expertly trained and experienced teachers and staff blend the highest standards in early childhood education and development with nurturing care to help your child have fun while growing physically, intellectually, emotionally and socially.


If you want to help shape the hearts and minds of young children in a fun, nurturing environment, we’d love to have you work with us! We’re always looking for great teachers to join our family.

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Warm, Nurturing & Highly Trusted

Learning happens best in a warm and nurturing environment, which is why our teachers take the time to make sure your little one feels safe and cared for every day to help them develop a lifelong love of learning. 

Expertise & Skills

Our caring teachers are highly experienced in the best methods to support your child with teachable moments of exploration, discovery and learning each and every day. 

  •  Sehar


    I'm Sehar, holding dual Master's in Clinical & Mental Health Counseling with extensive experience in children's well-being. Passionate about nurturing & inclusive learning, as a mother of a 5-year-old son attending The Goddard School, I've witnessed its positive impact. My husband Farooq & I believe in strong educational foundations, excited to offer this to your kids. Our preschool encourages learning, exploration & creativity. Our skilled educators provide a supportive environment for each child to grow at their own pace. Our innovative curriculum integrates current research in early education & socio-emotional development, addressing individual needs. Collaborating with parents for open communication & strong partnerships, we consider home-school coordination vital for child success. At The Goddard School, we're committed to making each day joyful & enriching, fostering lasting memories & a learning foundation. Eager to start this journey with you & your child!
  • Ms Katherine

    Ms Katherine

    Kathy is the proud director of the newly established Goddard School of Delaware. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Child Psychology from Bowling Green State University and a Master's in Clinical Social Work from the Ohio State University. With over two decades of professional experience in child development, she is deeply committed to fostering an atmosphere where children can thrive. She believes that a secure and encouraging setting, one that promotes active exploration and playful learning, is essential for young minds. Open and frequent communication with parents is a cornerstone of successful early education, which is why she maintains an open-door policy. She eagerly looks forward to collaborating with both you and your child.
  • Ms Meredith

    Ms Meredith

    Infant Team
    Ms. Meredith has many years of experience taking care of infants in both educational and medical settings. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her BA in psychology, specializing in child and adolescent development, and minored in sociology. Ms. Meredith enjoys helping her infants reach developmental milestones through intentional activities and individualized learning plans. She creates a learning environment that fosters trust and emotional security through loving, reliable, and responsive relationships with each baby in her care. Parents can rest assured that your baby is in very capable and loving hands. In her free time Ms. Meredith enjoys reading, lying in her hammock, and snuggling with her cats.
  • Ms Roquesa

    Ms Roquesa

    Infant Team
    Ms. Roquesa has over 10 years of experience in early childcare. Most of her experience has been with young and older infants. She has two young adults. Her son is 31, her daughter is 23 and her first grand baby is four. In her spare time, she likes to read, listen to all types of music and spends time with her family. Her favorite color is purple and her favorite restaurant is Olive Garden and Benihana‘s.
  • Ms Veda

    Ms Veda

    Toddler Team
    Miss. Veda is excited for her new step towards her career in childhood education. She recently graduated from the University of Northwestern Ohio and received her Bachelor’s in Business Administration. She discovered her love for being a helping hand in shaping the minds of children from helping raise her nephew and her ability to watch him grow and learn. Miss. Veda is overjoyed to have the chance to positively change the children’s lives in any way she can. In her free time she enjoys being outside in the fresh air, reading, spending time with her friends, family, and her best friend, her rescue cat named Edgar Allan Poe.
  • Ms Sydney

    Ms Sydney

    Toddler Team
    Ms. Sydney has dedicated a decade of her life to being an early childhood educator, and every moment of it has filled her with joy. However, her affinity for working with children dates back to her earlier years when she assisted in caring for her siblings' offspring and began babysitting in 2007. Her true calling lies in nurturing the potential of all children and inspiring them to embrace curiosity and take chances in their learning journey. Ms. Sydney finds immense satisfaction in teaching, comforting, and tending to the needs of each child under her care, day in and day out. She feels incredibly fortunate to play a role in guiding them through their life journeys. As a proud mother of an energetic and lively 3-year-old daughter, Ms. Sydney enjoys embarking on adventures with her little one. Her excitement knows no bounds as she becomes a part of the Goddard School of Delaware team, eagerly looking forward to the future and the opportunities it holds.
  • Ms Lauren

    Ms Lauren

    Toddler Team
    Ms. Lauren is a teacher on our Toddler team. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Education from Ohio University, and she is currently halfway through a Master’s degree in Education. She loves to see the children’s faces light up as they learn new things, and it makes her happy to be a part of their learning process. She also loves to sit and read with the children because she believes that reading is such an important lifelong skill to have, and she wants the children to enjoy reading. She is very excited to have the opportunity to work with the children and to watch them grow in knowledge and skills.
  • Ms Kelly

    Ms Kelly

    Toddler Team
    Ms. Kelly has been working with children for over 20 years and has experience teaching all different ages. Ms. Kelly went to the Ohio State University and has her BA in Communications and minor in Family and Child Science. She has volunteered for Big Brother/ Big Sister and CASA of Franklin County. Ms. Kelly currently volunteers teaching religion class at St. Joan of Ac in Powell. She was a stay at home mom for many years and volunteered in schools while her four children were younger. The past few years she was a long term substitute in Intervention through Olentangy schools.
  • Ms Krithika

    Ms Krithika

    Toddler Team
    Ms. Krithika, a cherished member of our Toddler team. Beyond being an educator, she's a devoted mom of two—a college graduate and a high schooler. When she's not teaching, Ms. Krithika loves experimenting in the kitchen, finding her center with yoga, and taking scenic walks with friends. Her flair for fashion design shines through her own sari boutique. With a gentle patience, Ms. Krithika truly believes in the unique talents of every child. She's eager to nurture and bond with each little learner in her classroom!
  • Ms Sarah

    Ms Sarah

    Preschool Team
    Ms. Sarah is a lead teacher for Preschool; holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and in the process of obtaining her CDA. Ms. Sarah has worked in childcare for over 6 years, loves art and singing with children and is excited to care and help them grow as they learn and adventure into their future.
  • Ms Teja

    Ms Teja

    Preschool Team
    Ms. Teja serves as a valued teacher within our preschool team. Holding a CDA certification, she brings three years of enriched experience in early childhood education to our school. Passionate about her role, she not only adores working with children but also embraces the unique learning opportunities they present.
  • Ms Susie

    Ms Susie

    Pre-K Team
    Ms. Susie serves as our Pre-K teacher at The Goddard School of Delaware and is thrilled to be a part of our community. With over 6 1/2 years of teaching experience, she eagerly anticipates guiding your children in their learning journey. A proud mother of three grown children and grandmother to four, Ms. Susie possesses a rich background in culinary arts. Before transitioning to the realm of child care, she showcased her creativity as a pastry chef. Outside the classroom, she loves to bake, refurbish furniture, and tend to her garden.
  • Ms Sana

    Ms Sana

    Pre-K Team
    Miss Sana is a lead teacher on our Pre-kindergarten team. Ms. Sana earned her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and completed her Child Development Associates (CDA) two years ago. She has been in the Early Childhood field for almost five years. Ms. Sana started her career as a Pre-K Lead Teacher and also have two years of experience in administration. When she moved to Delaware with her family, she started working in Delaware City Schools. She enjoys working with children and is passionate about teaching them new skills. Her goal as a teacher is to help children reach their potential in their journey towards developmental milestones. In her free time, she loves to spend time with her family.
  • Ms April

    Ms April

    Pre-K Team
    Ms. April has over fifteen years of early childhood experience as well as experience working with kids with special needs. She received her Associate's of Art from Mount Vernon Nazreen and is currently finishing her degree in Social Work. Ms. April enjoys helping her students reach their potential and encourages all her kids to reach for the stars because they can do anything they put their minds to. Hands-on learning as well as a welcoming and nurturing environment are key to providing her students the environment they need to reach for those stars and prepare them for kindergarten. Ms. April is big on communication and working hand and hand with families to make sure their child is thriving and enjoying their time in the classroom. In her free time, Ms. April loves to read and spend time with her son, husband, and dog Bonnie.
  • Mr Nels

    Mr Nels

    Pre-k Team
    Mr. Nels, a dedicated member of the Pre-K team, recently achieved his Child Development Associate credential with heartfelt enthusiasm. His genuine love for nurturing young minds shines through daily, as he guides his little friends through explorative and joyous learning adventures, weaving a tapestry of curiosity and delight in their early education journey.
  • Ms Sharmila

    Ms Sharmila

    Kitchen Manager
    Ms. Sharmila, blending culinary prowess with a BS in Computer Science, adroitly manages our kitchen while also navigating the technical orchestration of our state-of-the-art machinery, including Zono and Halo machines. Her multifaceted skills enhance both our culinary and technological operations, ensuring smooth, innovative, and efficient functionalities across the board.
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