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April 25, 2024

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New Half-Day Preschool

Please excuse the dust and noise. A new half-day preschool is in the works in Franklin.

A new half-day preschool for kids ages 2 – 5 opens this fall and enrollment is now open. Renovations on the building begin this month on its new home at 1268 Lewisburg Pike in Franklin.

Ivybrook Academy offers a curriculum based on collaborative learning. Kids learn in Montessori-tailored groups, Reggio Emilia-inspired project work and a Discovery Program. Classes include music, Spanish, creative expression and library.

What's in a Class?

In music class, kids enjoy an environment of sound and movement. They create connections through the improvisation of rhythm and tone. Kids learn to appreciate various musical instruments and styles, too.

Spanish class is all about the development of auditory, visual and conversational skills. Don't worry, it's fun for the little ones, too. Kids gain exposure to elements of Spanish culture. They'll experience colloquial dance, dress, art and architecture.

In Creative Expression class, kids explore various artistic styles, mediums and tools. Major forms of artistic expression from the ancient world to modern day are topics, too.

Finally, Library shows kids the value of literature. Kids explore various authors and genres. Also, kids learn to distinguish connections between text and illustration, and more.

What is Ivybrook Academy?

Ivybrook is also an NAEYC accredited preschool. It aims to transform your child’s educational experience from ordinary to extraordinary. Kids learn in an emergent curriculum with in-depth investigations and explorations. Topics of study and experiences reflect and support your child's interests and needs.

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