Lower School

A Day in the Life

Wondering what a day in the life of a Lower School student looks like? To learn more about a Day in the Life of the Currey Ingram Lower School click here for a visual presentation or click the image to the right. Below is a sample typical day for a student

  • Arrival (7:15-7:45) – Greeted at the door by Dr. Barton and a fourth-grade greeter
  • Early Morning (7:15-7:45) – Early Arriving students go to the Multipurpose Room for quiet games and conversation
  • Morning Announcements (7:45-7:50) – Each student in the Lower School is assigned a day to make the morning announcements and lead the Pledge of Allegiance with the school counselor.
  • Morning Coffee (7:45–8:00) – Students gather in their morning meetings to discuss the day’s agenda & activities, social skills practice and character traits.
  • Math (8:00–9:00) - Third & Fourth Grade
  • Handwriting, Classroom Guidance & Snack (8:00-8:55) – Kdg., First & Second Grade
  • Language Arts (9:05-10:20) – Kdg., First & Second Grade
  • Snack & PE (9:15-10:15) – Third & Fourth Grade
  • Language Arts (10:25-11:55) Third & Fourth Grade
  • Lunch (11:00–12:45)
  • Math (12:30-1:25) Kdg., First & Second Grade
  • Enrichment Classes (Music, Library, Art, Discovery Lab, Technology, Classroom Guidance) / Social Studies & Science/ Recess (1:25-3:10)
  • End of School Day (3:15-3:25) – Fourth Grade Mustang Safety Guards assist teachers as students leave for home
  • Boost (3:15-6:00) – Aftercare Program
  • Afterschool Clubs and Special Activities (3:15…), such as:
    - Study Hall
    - Better Golf for Kids
    - ACES Art Club
    - Running Club
    - Simple Stitches
    - Chess Club
    - French Club
    - Dance Club
    - LEGO Adventure
    - LEGO Robotics
    - QuickStart Tennis
    - Mr. Bond the Science Guy
    - Kids in the Kitchen

Currey Ingram Academy

6544 Murray Lane
Brentwood TN 37027
Main Office: (615) 507-3242
Admission Office: (615) 507-3173
Lower School Office: (615) 507-3200
Middle School Office: (615) 507-3185
Upper School Office: (615) 620-6256
Diagnostic Center: (615) 507-3171
School Nurse: (615) 507-3177
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About Us

Currey Ingram Academy is an exemplary K-12 day school that empowers students with learning differences to reach their fullest potential. Since 2002, the school has been located on an 83-acre campus in Brentwood, Tenn., just miles from Nashville and Franklin. Families from 33 states and eight countries cite the school as their primary reason for moving to Middle Tennessee.

Currey Ingram Academy is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and AdvancEd/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).