The Goddard School of Austin
(Avery Ranch)

School Address: 9313 Pearson Ranch Road
, Austin, Texas 78717
School Phone Number: 512-828-3434 , School Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Welcome to Our School

The Goddard School of Austin (Avery Ranch) is more than a warm and nurturing place. It's more than a great education for your child. It's peace of mind.

Meet  David & Mrs. Marcedes

Meet David & Mrs. Marcedes

David & Marcedes are the on-site owners of The Goddard School of Avery Ranch. They are passionate about providing children with the highest level of education and care. Mr. David has lived in Austin for 10 years. He previously resided in Philadelphia where he worked as an application engineer. David holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts and enjoys the opportunity to incorporate S.T.E.A.M into the children's daily activities. Mrs. Marcedes was born and raised right here in Austin! She attended St. Edward University before exploring a wide range of entrepreneurial opportunities. David & Marcedes enjoy all the outdoor activities Austin has to offer including taking their dog on hikes & to his favorite place, the park! They are an integral part of the community and give back to charities like HAAM (Health Alliance for Austin Musicians), Mobile Loaves & Fishes and other local community groups & charities. David & Marcedes would like to extend an invitation to you and your family to visit them at their new state of the art facility. The school is equipped with an indoor gym & rock climbing wall, chef's kitchen and the latest in educational tools & technology!
  • 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

  • January 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • January 19 National Popcorn Day
  • January 21 Puppet Show
  • January 25 National Opposite Day
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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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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.

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

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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