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New Student Information

We are excited to welcome you to MBA for the Fall of 2018. Below are links that will help guide you through important information as you make the transition to MBA.
 
 

Transportation Information

Montgomery Bell Academy Morning Bus Transportation
2018-2019 School Year
 
General Information:
Montgomery Bell Academy will be providing morning bus transportation with three routes as a service and convenience for MBA, St. Cecilia/Overbrook, Akiva and Harpeth Hall families who live in Rutherford County, Northern, Southern, and Eastern Davidson County, and Williamson County. The buses 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 buses will continue to run at the regular times shown below:
 
LaVergne/Antioch/Brentwood Route:
  1. Arrive and depart Krystal parking lot at Waldron Road exit 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.
 
Hillsboro Road Route:
  1. Depart Franklin Kroger at Independence Square at 6:15 and proceed north on Hillsboro Rd.
  2. Depart Fieldstone Farms Publix at 6:20.
  3. Depart Grassland Shopping Center at 6:30.
  4. Depart LaurelBrooke Clubhouse at 6:40 and return to Hillsboro Rd.
  5. Depart Forest Hills Baptist Church at 6:50.
  6. Drop- off at Harpeth Hall 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 St. Cecilia at 7:25.
 
Goodlettsville/East Nashville and Shuttle to Akiva:
  1. Depart Rivergate Mall at Conference Drive at 6:10.
  2. Depart Home Depot on Gallatin Rd at 6:30.
  3. Depart Save-a-Lot next to Margaret Maddox Family YMCA at 6:40.
  4. Drop-off at MBA at 7:10. Akiva students remain on bus for shuttle service.
  5. Drop-off at Harpeth Hall at 7:25.
  6. Drop-off at Akiva at 7:40.
 
Payment Options:
Semester Payment: $400.00 ($600 for Akiva) 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: Provided that there is space on the bus, individuals may ride for a cost of $7.00 ($10.00 for Akiva) 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.
 
Important Bus Service Dates for 2018/19
 
Bus Service will begin on Monday, August 20.
No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the first semester:
            September 3 for Labor Day
            October 11 and 12 for Fall Break
            November 21, 22, and 23 for Thanksgiving Break
The last day of exams and bus service for the first semester is Wednesday, December 19.
 
Bus service for the second semester will begin on Monday, January 7.
No classes for MBA and no bus service on the following days during the second semester:
               January 21 for MLK Holiday
               February 15 and 18 for Winter Break
               Friday, March 15 through March 24 for Spring Break. Service resumes
               Monday, March 25.
               Friday, April 19 Spring Holiday
              
The last day of exams and bus service for the second semester is Friday, May 24.
 
If you are interested in signing up for this service, please fill out the Transportation Registration form on the next page and mail, fax, or email it back to Greg Ferrell by July 30, 2018.
Sincerely,
 
Greg Ferrell
Director of Admission and Financial Aid
Montgomery Bell Academy
615-369-5311
fax: 615-369-5316
greg.ferrell@montgomerybell.edu

Montgomery Bell Academy

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