About MBA


Morning Bus Transportation

General Information:
Montgomery Bell Academy will be providing morning bus transportation with one morning route as a service and convenience for MBA, St. Cecilia, Overbrook, and Harpeth Hall families who live in Davidson County and Williamson County. The bus will run each morning that MBA has school, including exam weeks at the end of each semester. In the event of inclement weather that would prevent safe bus transportation, families will be notified by phone alert system and on the MBA website. On Fridays and times that MBA has a scheduled 10:00 AM start time, the bus will continue to run at the regular times shown below.

If you are interested in signing up for this service, please fill out the Transportation Registration Form (see link to the right) and mail, fax, or email it back to Greg Ferrell by August 5, 2022.

2022/2023 Bus Route

List of 1 frequently asked questions.

  • LaVergne/Antioch/Brentwood Route

    1. Arrive and depart Shell Gas Station at OHB exit #62 at 6:00.
    2. Depart Home Depot on Bell Rd. at 6:15.
    3. Depart Publix at Nippers Corner at 6:25.
    4. Depart Target at OHB and I-65 at 6:35.
    5. Depart Brentwood Library at 6:45.
    6. Drop-off at St. Cecilia at 7:15.
    7. Drop-off at MBA at 7:20.
    8. Drop-off at Harpeth Hall at 7:30.

Payment Options

List of 2 frequently asked questions.

  • Semester Payment

    Semester Payment: $450.00 per semester. This lowest cost option will be billed on a semester basis soon after the opening of school and in mid-January.
  • Individual Rides

    Individual Rides: Provided that there is space on the bus, individuals may ride for a cost of $10.00 per day. The rider will fill in a ride sheet when they board the bus, and the family will be billed at the end of each month. To ascertain the availability of this option, please contact Greg Ferrell at 615-369-5311 or at greg.ferrell@montgomerybell.edu.

2022/23 Important Dates

List of 1 frequently asked questions.

  • Important Bus Service Dates

    First Semester:
    Bus service will begin on Wednesday, August 17. No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the first semester:
    • September 5 for Labor Day
    • October 13 and 14 for Fall Break
    • November 23, 24, and 25 for Thanksgiving Break
    The last day of exams and bus service for the first semester is Friday, December 16.
    Second Semester:
    Bus service will begin on Monday, January 9. No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the second semester:
    • January 16 for MLK Holiday
    • February 17 and 20 for Presidents’ Day Weekend
    • March 10 through March 19 for Spring Break; service resumes Monday, March 20
    • Friday, April 7 for Spring Holiday
    The last day of exams and bus service for the second semester is Friday, May 26.

Bus Transportation Info & Registration Form

Montgomery Bell Academy

4001 Harding Road
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 298-5514