Goddard School For Early Childhood

150 Hilltop Rd,
Ramsey, NJ, 07446-0744
Tel: (201)825-2141
The Goddard School is dedicated to providing the foundation to encourage each child’s lifelong love of learning in a safe and nurturing environment by offering a wide range of enriching activities to meet the needs of each child, focusing on building each child's emotional, social, cognitive and physical skills, offering multi-cultural and developmentally appropriate materials and equipment.
Bright classrooms and large playgrounds create the backdrop for a learning environment where preschoolers engage in age-appropriate activities related to a monthly theme.
Learning Centers for math, science, imaginary play, music, creative art and computers provide both shared and independent learning opportunities.
Teachers fill these centers with theme-related materials to engage children at each stage of their development.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 1

Student Body

Total Students 127 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Don Bosco Prep High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Learning Experience (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ramsey Don Bosco Prep High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    492 N. Franklin Turnpike
    Ramsey , NJ , 07446
    (201)327-8003
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  868  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ramsey
    Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    160 Franklin Turnpike
    Ramsey , NJ , 07446
    (201)327-0800
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Ramsey
    The Learning Experience
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    160 N Franklin Tpke
    Ramsey , NJ , 07446
    (201)327-5200
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Saddle River Saddle Acres School-Upper Saddle River
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    40 Carlough Road
    Saddle River , NJ , 07458
    (201)327-0300
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.2  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Ramsey St. Paul Interparochial School
    (Roman Catholic)
    187 Wyckoff Ave
    Ramsey , NJ , 07446
    (201)327-1108
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.1  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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