The Goddard School of Bethlehem

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.

4500 Falmer Drive
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020
610-694-9100 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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The Goddard School of Bethlehem

Meet  Dolly

Meet Dolly

Owner
Welcome to our School. My husband Monty and I are the on- site owners at The Goddard School located in Bethlehem. Monty and I live in the Lehigh Valley and have 3 daughters. We became Goddard parents in 2004 when we found that The Goddard School was the best place where we wanted to send our then toddler and preschooler. The Goddard School at Bethlehem opened in 2008 to bring exceptional standards in little children's education and care to the Lehigh Valley. My passion is to bring you the same standards and quality in Early Childhood Education and care that I had wanted for our children. Monty has an MBA from Ballarat University, Australia. Prior to joining Goddard, he was the Founder and CEO of CumulusIQ and Consarete Technologies. I have an MD and was involved with in-patient medicine until 2016. My favorite children's book is "Green Eggs and Ham" by Dr. Seuss.
  • 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
  • September 28 Picture Day 8 AM - 12 PM
  • September 29 A Day at the Farmer's Market
  • September 30 Our Need for Seeds
  • October 1 Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
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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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