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La Petite Academy of Mt. Juliet

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Now Enrolling for Preschool and Pre-K

The path to kindergarten, and future success, goes through Preschool and Pre-K. The sooner your child starts their journey, the better. Let us ensure their school readiness. 

Welcome to Our School

Welcome to La Petite Academy an educational child care center in Mt. Juliet, TN. We are proud to serve the Mt. Juliet, Lebanon and Nashville areas. My name is Michelle and I am the director. I have more than 24 years of experience in early childhood and have worked for La Petite Academy since 2006.

I have a wonderful staff that bring fun and adventure to our Infant care and Preschool programs. The staff at this location have more than 100 years of combined experience in early childhood education.

I run this school like everyone involved is an extension of my family.

We’re committed to keeping you connected throughout the day while your child is in our care. Get access to live streaming video of your child’s classroom, plus other real-time updates, with our exclusive mobile app for families, SproutAbout.

Call or visit today to schedule a tour of our wonderful La Petite Academy in Mt. Juliet, TN!

Here's what people have to say

4.89 out of 5 stars
Wonderful staff! They keep my daughter engaged and stimulated. Can’t thank them enough.
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This is our second child through this school. We wouldnt go anywhere else.
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Our La Petite is so much more than a daycare ... they're family. I know my daughters are being cared for, loved, and nurtured.
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We have had a great experience so far the infant teachers are amazing and the school staff has been super accommodating
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We have felt so welcome from the very beginning. Our son's teacher has made the transition back to work as easy as possible.
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Loving and caring teachers as well as all the staff.
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Great school! My son gets personalized attention at this school and he loves going there!
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I love our teachers. They are always very opena nd straight forward with me about my son and what is going on each day. I feel like I can ask questions and get the answers to help.
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Overall, I am very happy. Miss Stephanie has really taken the time to help my son with his speech and has brought concerns to my attention. I appreciate all of the feedback so I can be consistent to what they are teaching at home.
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Our Programs


It’s the ultimate summer experience! It will be a wonderful season, filled with friendship, playtime, discovery, field trips, delicious food, and more. Experience the wonder of summer.

Explore Our Summer Camp

Learn About Electives

For an additional fee, go beyond regular classroom learning experiences with our enhanced series of fun, interactive enrichment programs exploring a variety of activities. We offer:

Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math

Open a window to your child's day.

SproutAbout®, our exclusive family app, provides free live streaming video of your child’s classroom to your mobile device.

Learn More

Meet Our Staff

Michelle Matthews, Director

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with an Emphasis in Psychology and Sociology

Certifications: CPR/First Aid, Administrative Tecta

I have always had a passion for working with children and families. I strive to see each one of my students become successful in all aspects of their life and I also work to support my great team members that are behind that success. I am a wife, mother, friend, teacher and director.

Meet Our Staff

Kristine Smith, Assistant Director

Education: Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education

Certifications: CPR/First Aid, Administrative TECTA, CDA

I have always had a love for working with children. My focus is to make sure every child is learning and thriving in our preschool environment and that the teachers have the support they need. I love spending time with my husband, three kids, dog, family and friends.

Meet Our Staff

Kandy Stovall, Team Lead

Education: Early Childhood Technical Certificate

Certifications: CPR/First Aid, CDA, Administrative TECTA

I love teaching and watching children learn new skills. I strive to have every child ready to go to Kindergarten and be successful. I love spending time with my husband, my mom, my son, soon to be daughter-in-law, cats, dog, family, and friends.

Visit Us Today

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Local School Phone Number: 615.754.5250615.754.5250 License #: FV2243A