Observe & Customize
Craft educational plans and opportunities based on each child's individual learning style
Explore & Discover
Utilize the physical environment as a rich resource for exploration, inquiry, and thought
Respect & Collaborate
Model and encourage respect and collaboration in every aspect of daily life
Honor & Document
Value children's voices and showcase their importance through documentation
Our School Leadership
At Ivybrook Academy Franklin, we apply a progressive approach to early childhood education and create vibrant communities filled with compassionate citizens. Our Franklin campus leadership welcomes new families with open arms and is excited to collaborate with you on enriching your child’s development.
Dawn & Howard Varnadoe Owners
Blake Conley Principal
Hannah Patton Assistant Principal
Now Touring for the
’23-’24 School Year
Our campus tours are designed to provide a comprehensive overview of our school and your child’s specific program so you can feel confident that our Ivybrook Academy Franklin is the best choice for your family. Please contact the administrative team at Franklin at (615) 667-8810 for details regarding scheduling your private tour or reach out via our contact form and a member of our team will be in touch.
Their Brightest Future
The Ivybrook curriculum grows with your child. Each of our programs optimize children’s time away from their families by providing developmentally appropriate learning opportunities customized to each child’s needs. Explore your child’s age group in more detail, or read an overview of our program offerings!