Westminster School for Young Children

3900 West End Avenue,
Nashville, TN, 37205
Tel: (615)297-0235
Grades: NS - PK | 289 students
Westminster School for Young Children was founded in 1946 as one of the first Protestant preschools in Nashville and serves young families as a ministry of Westminster Presbyterian Church.  Westminster School for Young Children is accredited by the National Association of Education for Young Children (NAEYC).  Preschool education is invaluable for the development of young children and serves as a preparation for elementary school and a life-long love of learning.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 289 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Nancy Sutherland
Admissions Associate Victoria Wolfe

School Notes:

  • Westminster School for Young Children was founded in 1946 as one of the first Protestant preschools in Nashville and serves young families as a ministry of Westminster Presbyterian Church. Westminster School for Young Children is accredited by the National Association of Education for Young Children (NAEYC).  Preschool education is invaluable for the development of young children and serves as a preparation for elementary school and a life-long love of learning.

  • Profile last updated: 09/04/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ensworth School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ensworth School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Overbrook School (0.6 miles away)
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