Safe. Healthy. Loving.

Children learn best when they are secure and happy. At THE Children’s
Academy, we seek first to provide that security through a SAFE, HEALTHY and
LOVING environment. Our goal is to help each child find their own security so
they are best prepared to learn.

Safe

Safety is our first priority for each child, family and faculty member and guest. Children may only be released to individuals the parents/guardians have designated in writing. There are coded door locks between the public and our children and all playgrounds are fenced and secured. Exterior classroom doors are kept locked when children are not on the playground. We conduct fire and tornado drills monthly and intruder drills every 6 months. Children are never left unattended and roll is taken at each transition during the day.

Healthy

Teaching children to guard their health begins with our infants. Hand washing is the number one best way to minimize the spread of germs. Infant’s and toddlers hands are washed before and after eating, after diapering, sneezing and coughing and upon entering the classroom. Older children are taught to do the same by themselves. Teachers are careful to wash their hands regularly as well as following the ten-step diapering plan and throughout the day for best health. As the children grow, they are taught to care for themselves – such as to cover coughs and sneezes, wash hands at the appropriate times and turn off the water with a paper towel. Exercise is important to good health and outside play is part of each day that the weather permits. Meals and snacks provided by the school meet the USDA food guidelines for each age groups.

  Loving

Knowing that the adults in their lives love them is most important to a child. A child who feels loved can love others and learn the social skills needed for success. As we add team members, we seek first a heart for young children. Those who are gifted with that heart have the love and patience to help each child grow in their own special way. These loving teachers also stay longer and we are proud that many of our faculty have been with us 5 or more years, several 10 years and we have two 25 year team members! We are so fortunate that these teachers chose us and that our children feel their love and can benefit and flourish in their circle.

  Kindergarten Readiness

Your child’s kindergarten readiness begins in the earliest years and builds each year to Pre-Kindergarten classes that prepare for success in public or private schools.

In our program, we are confident that your child will have an early education foundation that instills confidence, knowledge and self-assurance; giving them the building blocks for success and a lifelong love of learning.

Each classroom provides space for growing, moving, social interaction, individual and group activities.

The classrooms are large attractive and furnished with equipment and materials to enhance the physical, emotional and educational learning fun each day!

Enrollment

Parents must submit a completed “Application for Enrollment” along with a nonrefundable initial enrollment fee for each child to the SCHOOL’s office.

Curriculum

Our kindergarten readiness begins in the earliest years and builds each year to Pre-Kindergarten classes that prepare children for success in public and private schools.

Programs

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What Our Families Are Saying

“My daughter began going to The Children’s Academy when she was 3 years old. She is now 5 and just completed the Pre-Kindergarten program at The Children’s Academy. I tell everyone I know about this school, their wonderful teachers and staff and the great programs they have to offer. My husband and I feel truly blessed to have found this school. They show me on a regular basis how much they really care about my daughter.”

Jenny And Bo Clarke

“My daughter began going to The Children’s Academy when she was 3 years old. She is now 5 and just completed the Pre-Kindergarten program at The Children’s Academy. I tell everyone I know about this school, their wonderful teachers and staff and the great programs they have to offer. My husband and I feel truly blessed to have found this school. They show me on a regular basis how much they really care about my daughter.”

Jenny And Bo Clarke

“My daughter began going to The Children’s Academy when she was 3 years old. She is now 5 and just completed the Pre-Kindergarten program at The Children’s Academy. I tell everyone I know about this school, their wonderful teachers and staff and the great programs they have to offer. My husband and I feel truly blessed to have found this school. They show me on a regular basis how much they really care about my daughter.”

Jenny And Bo Clarke

Locations

Franklin

Angie Cormier
Executive Director

Hospitots

Stephanie Tankersley
Executive Director

Spring Hill

Robin Brock
Executive Director

Little Sprouts

Natalie Hight Bone
Executive Director

Come Visit Us

We welcome visitors! Parents, children, grandparents, friends are invited to tour and learn about our program.

To afford you adequate time and attention, we ask that you schedule your tour in advance.
Mornings between 9 and 11 are the best time to see our classrooms at their most active.

FRANKLIN

06 Battlewood Street,
Franklin TN 37069

P: (615) 790-2273
F: (615) 790-9953

SPRING HILL

1002 Secluded Lane,
Spring Hill, TN 37174

P: (615) 302-0950
F: (615) 302-0951

HOSPITOTS

1219 Trotwood Avenue,
Columbia TN 38401

P: (931) 380-2920
F: (931) 840-8375

LITTLE SPROUTS

1721 Tom J Hitch Pkwy,
Columbia TN 38401

P: (931) 398-2323
F: (931) 398-2324

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