University Of Tennessee Early Learning Center

University Of Tennessee Early Learning Center for Research and Practice (ELC) is a laboratory school affiliated with the department of child and family studies within the college of education, health and human sciences.
The ELC provides full-day high quality early education programs for families of infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners.
The mission of the ELC is to generate knowledge and practices that improve the field of early education.
We are committed to engaging in meaningful, interdisciplinary research that makes a difference in the lives of children and families, preparing high quality early childhood teachers, and providing exemplary early education programs.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Laboratory Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students141 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade University Of Tennessee Early Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to University Of Tennessee Early Learning Center is Dayspring Baptist Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stanford Eisenberg Knoxville Jewish Day School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Giving Tree Montessori (0.3 miles away)
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