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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.

Careers

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. 

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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. 

Ms Gretchen

Ms Gretchen

Owner
Miss Gretchen opened the Goddard School of Schwenksville in August of 2002. "I wanted to create a nurturing and fun place for children where they can to learn and grow." Miss Gretchen has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from C.W. Post College, L.I.U. She believes that it is important to instill a love of learning in all children and to encourage their curiosity and creativity.
Ms Amy

Ms Amy

Director
Miss Amy joined our Goddard School in September of 2011 as a Co-Lead teacher in our Pre-K class. She left us to explore Special Education and Elementary Education fields in June of 2014. Miss Amy returned to our school in August of 2016 as Lead Teacher of our Junior Kindergarten and Kinder-Enrichment Class. She received her degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Holy Family University and her Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Scranton and she holds a Pennsylvania Private Academic License. Miss Amy was promoted to our Educational Director in November of 2018.
Ms Brittany

Ms Brittany

Assistant Director
Miss Brittany joined our school in August of 2011. She started out as a Co-Teacher in our Pre-K class and has since moved on to a more administrative roll as our Assistant Director. She currently has a CDA and is pursing an Associates degree in Early Childhood Education from Montgomery County Community College. Miss Brittany truly enjoys teaching children and helping them to explore the world of education.
Ms Cynthia

Ms Cynthia

Lead Teacher
Miss Cindy joined the Goddard School in December of 2006. She is the Lead Teacher in our Virtual Learners Class and is also Co-Teacher in our Junior Kindergarten and Kinder-Enrichment classes. She comes to us with over 20 year of experience in the childcare field. Miss Cindy has her CDA in Early Childhood Education. She provides a safe and structured environment in her classes where children can learn, grow and have fun. Miss Cindy believes it is important to provide a solid foundation for her students to help them reach their full potential.
Ms Gina

Ms Gina

Lead Teacher
Miss Gina joined our school in January of 2021 as a Co-Lead Teacher in our Preschool classroom. She has B.A. in Psychology from Temple University, her M.S. in Education & Human relations from Villanova University and holds a Certificate in Secondary Counseling from Eastern University. Gina comes to us with over 9 years experience teaching and counseling children. She believes teachers must create a peaceful learning environment where children feel safe, cared for and free to express themselves creatively, socially and academically.
Ms Kim

Ms Kim

Lead Teacher
Miss Kim joined the Goddard School in February of 2006. She is the Lead Teacher in our Preschool class. Miss Kim was nominated and won Goddard Teacher of the Year in 2019. She earned her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from Montgomery County Community College and is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Art Degree in Elementary and Special Education from Drexel University. Miss Kim believes in providing a safe and nurturing environment in her class where children are encouraged to try new things and explore at their own pace.
Ms Kylie

Ms Kylie

Lead Teacher
Miss Kylie joined the Goddard School in February of 2018. She is the Lead Teacher in our Pre-Kindergarten class. Miss Kylie attended Elizabethtown College for 3 years before transferring to Drexel University where she is majoring in Early Childhood and Special Education. Miss Kylie believes all children are capable of learning and it is up to the teacher to meet the needs of the children in their class.
Ms Raena

Ms Raena

Lead Teacher
Miss Raena joined the Goddard School in November of 2019 and is the Co-Teacher of our Get Set Class. She holds an Associated Degree in Fine Arts from Montgomery County Community College. Miss Raena comes to us with over 14 years of experience. Her teaching philosophy comes from being a parent herself, nature and thinking outside the box.
Ms Rebecca

Ms Rebecca

Lead Teacher
Miss Becky joined the Goddard School in February of 2010. She has her CDA in Early Childhood Education from Western Center for Technical Studies. She is the lead teacher in our Toddler Class. Miss Becky believes that learning should be fun and inviting and a little bit messy.
Ms Tracy

Ms Tracy

Lead Teacher
Miss Tracy joined the Goddard School in October of 2015 and is the Lead Teacher of our Infant Class. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science Degree in Library Science from Clarion University. Miss Tracy holds a Private Academic License. She comes to us with over 12 years of experience. Miss Tracy believes that children should be free to explore, discover and problem solve on their own with guidance from their teacher.
Ms Bonnie Jean

Ms Bonnie Jean

Assistant Teacher
Miss Bonnie Jean joined our school in August of 2020 as an Assistant Teacher in our Pre-Kindergarten classroom. She is a graduate of Ivy Tech Community College, and has an Associate of Applied Science degree in Early Childhood Education. Bonnie Jean comes to us with over 3 years experience teaching young children. She believes that early childhood education is the foundation of the next generation, and teachers play an important roll of creating an atmosphere where their students can learn and succeed.
Ms Casey

Ms Casey

Assistant Teacher
Miss Casey joined our school in June of 2017 an Assistant Teacher/Floater in all of our classrooms. She is a graduate of Souderton High School, has her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Development and Education from Montgomery County Community College, and is currently pursuing her BS in Elementary Education from Drexel University. Casey believes children naturally have a desire to learn and it is important for a teacher to guide them on their journey.
Ms Jillian

Ms Jillian

Assistant Teacher
Miss Jillian joined the Goddard School in June of 2016 as an Assistant Teacher in our Kindergarten class. She graduated from Perkiomen Valley High School in June of 2016 where she participated in the school's career study program as an early learning observer at our school. After graduation, Miss Jillian returned to the Goddard School to work as our part-time school age teacher's assistant as she pursues her Bachelor's of Science Degree in Communications at West Chester University.
Ms Lydia

Ms Lydia

Assistant Teacher
Miss Lydia joined the Goddard School in July of 2019. She is a Teacher's Aid and works with both toddlers and preschool age children. She graduated from Perkiomen Valley High School in June of 2019. She is currently pursuing her Associated Degree in Early Childhood Education from Montgomery County Community College. Miss Lydia believes that children are creative and curious beings and it is the teacher's job to make learning fun.
 Regan

Regan

Assistant Teacher
Miss Regan joined our school in May of 2021 an Assistant Teacher in all of our Preschool and Infant classrooms. She has her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Development and Education from Montgomery County Community College. Regan believes that the most crucial thing a teacher can do for their pupils is to recognize that every student has the potential to achieve greatness.
Ms Samantha

Ms Samantha

Assistant Teacher
Miss Samantha (Sam) joined the Goddard School in July of 2018. She is an Assistant Teacher in our Toddler class. Miss Sam graduated from PV High School and is currently working towards her CDA in Early Childhood Education. Miss Sam believes in providing a safe and nurturing environment for all children so they can learn and grow to their full potential. She comes to us with over 5 years of experience in the early childhood field.

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