Education

Schools with (-E-) are Department of Education Approved.

*As licensing can change without notice, check the State’s Licensing page for the most up to date information.

ABC Learning Center
515 6TH Avenue, Columbia
(931) 380-1345
6weeks – 12 year
6:00a – 5:30p

 

A Child’s Dream Pre-K
2820 Spring Meade Blvd, Columbia
931-451-7294
2 yr – 12 yr
7:00a – 6:00p

 

Alexander’s Family Day Care
4008 Sheddan Drive, Columbia
(931) 223-5195
6weeks – 12 year
6:30a – 5:30p

 

All God’s Children
2540 Pulaski Highway, Columbia
(931) 548-2305
6weeks – 12year
6:30a – 5:30p

 

Blessed Beginnings
2505 Campbellsville Pk, Columbia
(931) 381-1008
6weeks – 12 year
6:30a – 5:00p

 

Children’ Corner of Columbia, LLC
1002 Carmack Blvd, Columbia
(931-223-8968
6wk – 12 year
6:30a – 6:00p

 

Christ Children’s Academy (-E)
500 Saturn Pkwy, Spring Hill
(931) 446-1116
6weeks – 12 year
5:00a – 7:00 pm
http://christchildrensacademy.com/

 

Holly’s Playhouse II
308 Washington, Mt Pleasant
931-379-0643
3yr – 12 yr
7:00a – 5:00p

 

Hugging Arms Daycare Center, LLC
419 Canaan Rd, Columbia
931-325-5505
12mo – 12 yr
6:30a – 6:00p

 

Kid Kountry
285 Bear Creek, Columbia
931-388-5437
24m – 14yr
6:00a – 5:30p

 

Kiddie Cottage Inc, Day Care
511 Walnut St, Mt Pleasant
931-379-5093
6wk – 12yr
6:30a – 5:30p

 

Lil Lambs Christian Childcare II
2726 Carters Creek Station Rd, Columbia
931-451-5262
6weeks – 12yr
6:30a – 6:00pm

 

Little Rascals Daycare
96 Pawnee Trail, Columbia
931-840-4967
1yr – 6yr
6:00a – 5:30p

 

Little Tikes Day Care Inc.
2402 Highland Ave, Columbia
931-381-4440
6wk – 5yr
6:00a – 6:00p

 

Little Tikes Daycare V, Inc
2314 Denham Ave, Columbia
931-388-4475
6wk – 5yr
6:00a – 6:00p

 

Miss Sandy’s Family Daycare
3017 Glenstone Dr, Columbia
931-381-6141
6weeks – 5 year
7:00a – 4:30p

 

New Harvest Child Care
201 McGuire St, Columbia
931-381-2192
6wk – 12yr
6:30a – 4:45p

 

Tammy’s Tots Family Childcare
1507 Iron Bridge Rd, Columbia
931-381-8709
6weeks – 12 years
7:00a – 4:30p

 

THE Children’s Academy at Hospitots
1219 Trotwood Avenue, Columbia
931-380-2920
6wk – pre-k
6:00a – 6:00p
http://childrensacademytn.com/hospitots/

Parents who are employed by Maury Regional Medical Center or its affiliates may enroll their children and any children for whom they have legal guardianship who are the ages of 6 weeks through PreKindergarten.

 

Woody’s Wee Ones
2185 Scribner Lane, Culleoka
931-987-2872
6weeks – 6years
7:00a – 5:30p

Agathos Classical School
1201 Mapleash Avenue, Columbia
931-388-0556
3-4 year
8:00a – 2:30pm
http://agathosschool.com/

Pre-Kindergarten is offered to help parents prepare their children for a smooth and successful transition into Kindergarten. Designed for 4 and 5 year olds, the program teaches young children to interact respectfully in a classroom environment so they can joyfully learn and play together.


Christ Children’s Academy (-E-)
500 Saturn Pkwy, Spring Hill
(931) 446-1116
6weeks – 12 year
5:00a – 7:00 pm
http://christchildrensacademy.com/

Christ Children’s Academy offers quality child-care programs for ages 6 weeks to 12 years. Our 12,000 sq. ft. facility has 13 classrooms, age-divided outdoor play areas, and a large, indoor playground for inclement weather. We are open Monday through Friday from 5:00am to 6:00pm, with a courtesy hour from 6:00pm to 7:00pm for those who apply and qualify. Our programs include Infant & Toddler, Preschool, Pre-K, Private Kindergarten, and School Age Care.

 

Christ Our Savior Academy
2494 Nashville Hwy, Columbia
931-486-0463
3-5year
8:30a – 2:00 pm
http://www.christoursavioracademy.com/

All children ages 3-5 are eligible for entrance into Christ Our Savior Academy. Beginning in August 2017, we will be offering full-time child care (Preschool Plus) as well as part-time preschool. All children of the proper age can attend our program regardless of gender, color, race, ethnic origin or religion.

 

Columbia Academy Preschool (-E-)
1188 Marcy Hoover Drive, Columbia
(931) 388-4373
20months – 5 year
7:00a – 5:30p
http://www.cabulldogs.org/preschool/

 

Columbia Academy at Spring Hill Campus (-E-)
756 Beechcroft Road
Spring Hill, TN 37174
931-982-4529

Ages 4-5 years
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 3:15pm
http://www.cabulldogs.org/spring-hill-campus/

 

Columbia Head Start
http://www.schra.us/schra-head-starts

There are 24 Head Start centers with more than 50 classrooms located throughout our service area. Centers range in size from one classroom with 15 children to four classrooms with 66 children. Head Start is Tennessee State Childcare Licensed, and implements a three-star system that uses the Early Childhood Environmental Rating Scale – Revised (ECERS-R) to monitor learning environments and teaching practices in all classrooms. The early head start program operates five days per week, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm, and the head start program operates four days per week, 8:00 am – 2:30 (August – May).

 

Craft Christian Day School
907 Hatcher Lane, Columbia
931-381-0768
2yr – 5yr
6:30a – 5:30p
http://www.craftmemorial.org/ChristianDaySchool

Craft Memorial UMC is very proud of our excellent Day School ministry.
We enroll children from two to five years of age. Craft Christian Day School offers both full time and part time options. Craft Christian Day School is a year round day school where our teachers are highly trained, dedicated and comply with all State security testing and measures.
Our Graduates are very well prepared for entry into both public and private kindergarten programs.

Discovery Lane Dayschool
1032 Parkway Drive, Spring Hill
931-486-1077
15mo – 5 yr
9:00a – 2:00p

 

First Baptist Weekday School
2790 Pulaski Hwy, Columbia
931-388-2655
15 mo – 5 yr
9:30a – 2:00p
http://www.thefirstfamily.org/wds/

 

First United Methodist Weekday School
222 West 7th St, Columbia
931-381-7228
15 mo – 5 yr
9:30a – 2:00p
http://columbiafumc.org/weekday-school

 

Pleasant Heights Baptist
2712 Trotwood Ave, Columbia
931-388-7572
15mo – 6yr
9:30 – 2:00pm
http://www.pleasantheights.com/weekdaypreschool

Pleasant Heights Baptist Church offers a Christ-centered weekday preschool program to our members as well as non-members. It is our desire to minister to the families in our community. Our weekday program is an integral part of our total ministry here at PHBC.

 

THE Children’s Academy at Hospitots
1219 Trotwood Avenue, Columbia
931-380-2920
6wk – pre-k
6:00a – 6:00p
http://childrensacademytn.com/hospitots/

Parents who are employed by Maury Regional Medical Center or its affiliates may enroll their children and any children for whom they have legal guardianship who are the ages of 6 weeks through PreKindergarten.

 

The King’s Daughters School Early (-E-)
812 Blackburn Lane, Columbia
931-380-2848
22mo – 3yr
8:30a – 11:30a
https://tkds.org/

The Early Learning Program (ELP) is an educational program designed for children from birth to three years of age who are developmentally delayed or have diagnosed condition that is likely to cause developmental delays. The program mixes preschoolers with delays with typically functioning preschoolers in hopes that it will encourage development. Minimum staff/child ratio is 1:5.

 

T.L.C. CHILD CARE MINISTRY
5001 Trotwood Ave, Columbia
931-381-7843
30mo – 12yr
6:30a – 6:00p
http://www.trinitycolumbia.org/tlc-childcare-home.html

TLC Childcare Ministry is a full service child care provider for ages 3 years through 6th grade. Our philosophy is simply to nurture social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development within a Christian environment.

 

Zion Christian Academy
6901 Old Zion Rd, Columbia
931-381-3228 Lower Campus
3yr – 5yr
7:30a – 5:30p
https://www.zioneagles.org/preschool

The Preschool at Zion Christian Academy serves children from ages three to five and is an integral part of our lower school campus.

The Preschool facilities are designed with the needs of these very young students in mind. Our classrooms and Preschool-specific playground inspire creativity and the joy of learning through play. We offer a 2-day (Tu/Th), a 3-day (M/W/F) and a 5-day program. We are open to welcome students into their classes at 7:30. The academic day begins at 8:00 and ends at 2:30. Students are dismissed from 2:30 – 3:15. Extended care is available from 3:15 – 5:30.

 

 

 

Agathos Classical School
1201 Mapleash Avenue, Columbia
931-388-0556
http://agathosschool.com/

We invite you to learn about our commitment to instilling eternal values and academic excellence within the minds and hearts of your children. You will discover that Agathos is a distinctively classical, Christian school guided by the teachings of Jesus Christ and encouraged by an interactive parent-school partnership. Agathos means “that which is good, beneficial and worthy of passing on to others.” In the deepest sense, we are prayerfully eager to pass along the classical tools that enable your children to acquire facts, reason clearly, communicate effectively and persuasively, and live a life to the glory of God alone.

 

Columbia Academy
1101 W 7th St, Columbia
931-388-5363
http://www.cabulldogs.org/

Steeped in history and tradition, Columbia Academy covers 67 beautiful acres in the heart of Columbia, Tennessee, a community located approximately 45 minutes south of Nashville. The campus was built in 1890 as the Columbia Arsenal. In 1905, it became the Columbia Military Academy, a prestigious school that attracted students from across the country and around the world. In the fall of 1979, the school became Columbia Academy.

 

The Kings Daughters
412 West 9th Street, Columbia
931-388-3810
https://tkds.org/

At The King’s Daughters’ School (KDS), you don’t have to choose just one priority for your child’s special education. Our students live, study, work and play in an environment that encourages them to meet their most spectacular potential. We subscribe to the philosophy of learning through living. We believe that class work, playing golf and even sharing dinner with friends can all be valuable learning experiences.

 

Zion Christian Academy
6901 Old Zion Rd, Columbia
931-388-5731 Upper Campus
931-381-3228 Lower Campus
https://www.zioneagles.org/

 
The mission of Zion Christian Academy is to instruct students from the light of God’s Word in order to equip them for a lifetime of learning, leadership, service and worship for the glory of God.
 

Boys and Girls Club of Maury County (-E-)
(931) 490-9401
http://www.bgcmaury.com/

The Club serves over 300 youth per year with daily after-school and summer programs targeted to three outcome areas: academic success, healthy lifestyles and good character and citizenship. Our goal is for all Club members to graduate high school on time with a plan for their future, healthy habits, strong character, and all of the tools they will need to succeed in life. To help our youth members reach this goal, we offer tutoring by certified teachers, daily homework help, graduation and career preparation, college application assistance, nutrition education, daily physical activity, community service and civic clubs, drug and alcohol prevention, financial literacy and much more.

 

Christ Children’s Academy (-E-)
500 Saturn Pkwy, Spring Hill
(931) 446-1116
6weeks – 12 year
5:00a – 7:00 pm
http://christchildrensacademy.com/

Christ Children’s Academy offers quality child-care programs for ages 6 weeks to 12 years. Our 12,000 sq. ft. facility has 13 classrooms, age-divided outdoor play areas, and a large, indoor playground for inclement weather. We are open Monday through Friday from 5:00am to 6:00pm, with a courtesy hour from 6:00pm to 7:00pm for those who apply and qualify. Our programs include Infant & Toddler, Preschool, Pre-K, Private Kindergarten, and School Age Care.

 

Little Tikes Rising Stars School Age
2400 Highland Ave, Columbia
931-490-8687
4yr – 12yr
6:00a – 6:00p

 

The King’s Daughters’ School (-E-)
412 West 9th St, Columbia
931-388-3810
7yr – 23yr
3:00p – 6:00p
https://tkds.org/

 

The King’s Daughters’ School CFA Campus (-E-)
900 Trotwood Ave, Columbia
931-388-3810
7yr – 23yr
3:00p – 6:00p
https://tkds.org/

 

T.L.C. CHILD CARE MINISTRY
5001 Trotwood Ave, Columbia
931-381-7843
30mo – 12yr
6:30a – 6:00p
http://www.trinitycolumbia.org/tlc-childcare-home.html

TLC Childcare Ministry is a full service child care provider for ages 3 years through 6th grade. Our philosophy is simply to nurture social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development within a Christian environment.

MTHEA Listing of Support Groups in Middle TN

 

Classical Conversations 
Northside Baptist Church
127 Theta Pike
Columbia, TN 38401
Fridays

Classical Conversations
Community Baptist Church
1018 Parkway Dr
Spring Hill, TN 37174
Wednesdays

Enrichment Academy
2001 Campbell Station Parkway
Spring Hill, TN 37174
Building C Suite 4

Flourish Homeschool Co-Op
The Refuge Church, Spring Hill
Wednesdays

S.A.L.T. 
116B west 7th street
Columbia, Tennessee
Mondays

SHARE Tutorial 
Northside Baptist Church, 127 Theta Pike, Columbia, TN
Tuesdays
SHARE tutorial offers classes for students in grades K-6.

SHINE Tutorial 
Northside Baptist Church, 127 Theta Pike, Columbia, TN
Tuesdays
We are a 7th-12th grade growing tutorial with the goal of offering academic, social, and service opportunities to families living near Spring Hill and Columbia, Tennessee.