The Goddard School - Eldersburg MD Licensed Child Care Center

6300 Goddard Park Drive, Eldersburg MD 21784
(410) 549-8822

About the Provider

Description: The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our talented teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 196
  • License Number: 153503
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 17 months, 18 months through 23 months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: infant, toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, before- & after-school; summer camp
  • Schools Served: Carrolltowne Elementary
  • District Office: Region 6 - Howard County / Carroll County
  • District Office Phone: (410) 750-8771 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2019-06-14 Complaint 13A.16.08.07A Corrected
Findings: There was only one Aide outside with the children when the accident occurred. This was not adequate staff for supervising the children.
2019-06-14 Complaint 13A.16.08.02B Corrected
Findings: An Aide was outside alone with the children when the accident occurred. Aides are not qualified to supervise children.
2019-06-14 Routine 13A.16.03.05B Corrected
Findings: Facility did not have staffing patterns posted. Correct by 6/17/19.
2019-06-14 Routine 13A.16.03.06A(2) Corrected
Findings: Facility had several employees leave during the last year and the OCC was not notified within 5 days.
2019-06-14 Routine 13A.16.06.09B(1) Corrected
Findings: Six preschool teachers did not complete their training within their licensing year. All but one teacher have since made up the training.
2018-07-10 Routine 13A.16.05.01A(1) Corrected
Findings: The window ledges in Rain Forest need to be repainted.
2018-07-10 Routine 13A.16.06.02 Corrected
Findings: Several staff members have not completed an orientation. Correct by 7/18/18.
2018-07-10 Routine 13A.16.06.09B(1) Corrected
Findings: Four preschool teachers did not complete all of their training for the previous licensing year. Complete by 8/11/18.
2018-07-10 Routine 13A.16.06.10C(1) Corrected
Findings: One school age teacher did not complete her training for the previous licensing year. Correct by 8/11/18.
2017-07-12 Routine
Findings: No Noncompliances Found

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