Morning Bus Transportation

General Information:
Montgomery Bell Academy will be providing morning bus transportation with one route as a service and convenience for MBA, St. Cecilia/Overbrook, and Harpeth Hall families who live in southern 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:

2019/2020 Bus Routes

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  • LaVergne/Antioch/Brentwood Route

    LaVergne/Antioch/Brentwood Route:
    1. Arrive and depart Shell Gas Station at OHB exit #62 at 6:05.
    2. Depart Home Depot on Bell Rd. at 6:20.
    3. Depart Publix at Nippers Corner at 6:30.
    4. Depart Target at OHB and I-65 at 6:40.
    5. Depart Brentwood Library at 6:50.
    6. Drop-off at St. Cecilia at 7:15.
    7. Drop-off at MBA at 7:20. Akiva students transfer to shuttle to H.H. and Akiva
    8. Drop-off at Harpeth Hall at 7:30.
    9. Drop-off at Akiva at 7:40.

Payment Options

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  • 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

Important Date

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  • Important Bus Service Dates

    Bus Service will begin on Monday, August 17.
    No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the first semester:
                September 7 for Labor Day
                October 15 and 16 for Fall Break
                November 25, 26, and 27 for Thanksgiving Break
    The last day of exams and bus service for the first semester is Thursday, December 17.
    Bus service for the second semester will begin on Thursday, January 7
    No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the second semester:
                   January 18 for MLK Holiday
                   February 12 and 15 for Winter Break
                Friday, March 12 through March 21 for Spring Break. Service resumes
    Monday, March 22.
    Friday, April 2 Spring Holiday
    The last day of exams and bus service for the second semester is Friday, May 28.

Bus Transportation Info

Montgomery Bell Academy

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