1. Contact us

Start by contacting the Enrollment Counselor or Family Services Coordinator at the center where you’d like your child to attend.

2. Schedule a meeting

Set up a meeting and/or tour of your desired center.

3. Provide the required materials

We’ll need your child’s shot records and birth certificate, your social security card, picture ID, and a $50 enrollment fee.



McNeilly Infant/Toddler Center
(615) 780-5427

AGES 6 Weeks -5 YEARS

McNeilly Preschool @ Meridian (Main Site) 
Julie Schoonover
(615) 255-2549


Enrollment Details



Fees are income based on a sliding scale.  McNeilly also accepts DHS certificates.  

Hours of Operation

McNeilly provides only full-time care to infant, toddler and preschool children.  The McNeilly @ Meridian Preschool site as well as the Infant/Toddler center operate Monday - Friday from 6:00 AM - 5:30 PM.     

Our Curriculum

Our youngest children at the Infant/Toddler site and preschool sites use Frog Street Infant and Toddler.  Our preschool programs use Frog Street Threes, and our 4 and 5 year old children use Frog Street Pre-K curriculum.


Child care is open to all parents who work, are in job training, or who are attending school.  At our various sites we accept infants, preschool and school age children ages 6 weeks through 5 years.  Enrollment shall be granted without discrimination in regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion or national origin.  If there is no opening your name will be added to a waiting list.

Licensing and Accreditation

McNeilly is licensed by the State of Tennessee and is a 3 STAR (highest possible) program.  Our preschool and infant/toddler programs are accredited by NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children).