The Goddard School - Franklin/Cool Springs

  • The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children from six weeks to six years old have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life.
  • Degreed teachers collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners. The Goddard School has earned the NAEYC accreditation for being the highest level program possible.
  • The Goddard School's comprehensive curriculum, developed with early childhood education experts, provides the best childhood preparation for social and academic success.
  • To learn more about The Goddard School, please visit www.goddardschool.com.  Learning for fun.  Learning for life.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded2009
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students185 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 15%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition based on age and schedule

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet/Jazz Dance

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Golf Lessons, Karate, Tennis

School Notes

  • The Goddard School uses the most contemporary, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children ages Infant through Pre-K have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our degreed teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners. We provide a nurturing environment with a focus on early childhood education and development. We are proud to have achieved accreditation by The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).   We enhance our play-based curriculum with a wide range of enrichment programs  (foreign language, sign language, yoga, music, world cultures, art history, and fitness) that are designed to meet the individual needs of your child and help your child become mentally and physically well-rounded. These programs, which are offered every day at no additional cost, are part of our learning program and provide opportunities for your child to learn by doing.  Our programs have been thoughtfully designed to reinforce STEAM learning and help children develop creativity, communication, collaboration and critical-thinking skills, which are essential to success in schools, careers and life.

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Nearby Private Schools

  • The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to The Goddard School - Franklin/Cool Springs is Montessori Academy (1.3 miles away)
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