REGISTRATION 2020/21: We will give tours of our program and facilities on 1/21 and 1/28 at 10:00. Email elizabeth@fourthavenue.church to reserve a spot for a tour. Open Enrollment will be on 2/3 at 10:00.

The Little School Staff

  • Director: Elizabeth Sweatt
  • Assistant Director: Kim Cotton

Toddler teachers

  • Sylvia Fitzgerald
  • Jennifer Hooper
  • Nicole Jones
  • Kristen Melichar

2's teachers

  • Elizabeth Stansbury
  • Melissa Arend
  • Laura Lawrence
  • Lee Healy
  • Amy Baggett
  • Amber Duke
  • Tamara Gabbard

3's teachers

  • Carri McPeek
  • Lynn Cook
  • Karen Parente
  • Leigh Ann Jones
  • Carol Comer
  • Cathy Gardner
  • Stacey Dvorak
 

4's teachers

  • Kathi Stampley
  • Kim Pitt
  • Gina Greenwood
  • Beth Blackford
  • Beth Walker

PreK teachers

  • Trish Henson
  • Angela Hutchins
  • Pam Dillon
  • Liz McConnell
  • Meg Farmer

Music teachers

  • Lori Coady
  • Meg Farmer

Elizabeth Sweatt is our Director and has been with us for 14 years. Prior to becoming director, she served as a parent and educational representative on our board. She graduated from Lipscomb University and received her masters degree from MTSU. Elizabeth is certified to teach K-8 and has a masters degree in Educational Administration. She taught Kindergarten and 2nd grade at Moore Elementary for 9 years. Elizabeth and her husband, Kent live in Franklin and have 2 children. Both children attended The Little School.

Kim Cotton is our Assistant Director and has been with us for 27 years. Kim was a classroom teacher here before taking on the Assistant Director duties 15 years ago. Kim and her husband, Dale, live in Franklin and have 3 children. All 3 children attended The Little School.



The Little School Board

Director: Elizabeth Sweatt
Chairman: Glenda Brown
Finance: Jennifer Duvall
Educator: Paula Shinnick
Parent: Anthony Bills
Elder: Mark Howard

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