The Goddard School

4086 Nw Saltzman Road
Portland, OR 97229
Tel: (503)617-9040
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  • 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.
  • Talented teachers collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.
  • The Goddard School's AdvancED and Middle States-accredited F.L.EX.? Learning Program reaches more than 45,000 students in 430+ Goddard Schools in 35 states.
  • The Goddard School's comprehensive play-based 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 Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 166 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Goddard School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes

  • 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.

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  • Portland
    Grades: NS-6 | 173 students
    1 miles
    11065 NW Crystal Creek Ln
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)439-1597
    1NS-6
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  • Portland
    Bethany Village Montessori
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 123 students
    1.2 miles
    15188 Nw Central Dr
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)533-5626
    1.2K-1
    123
  • Portland
    Prince Of Peace School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-K | 190 students
    1.4 miles
    14175 NW Cornell Road
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)645-1211
    1.4NS-K
    190
  • Portland
    St. Pius X School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 340 students
    1.5 miles
    1260 Nw Saltzman Road
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)644-3244
    1.5K-8
    340
  • Portland
    Children's Village
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 12 students
    1.6 miles
    1045 Nw 123rd Ave
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503)526-0100
    1.6PK-KG
    12

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The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $9,185 for elementary schools and $12,636 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Portland, OR is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).