Bearden Early Enrichment Program

"Children are a gift from the Lord, they are a reward from him." 


Ages served

4407 Sutherland Avenue

Knoxville,TN 37919 US



Responsibility for ourselves

Personal best


Respect for others

Our administration


  • Director: Jenny Somerville
  • Assistant Director: Ashley Harrington Amaro
  • BSAP Assistant Director: Tomas Kear


Our center is lucky to have a talented staff of well-qualified educators that meet annual training requirements. The entire staff is CPR/AED certified for infants and children (minimum). 


We are here as the stepping stones and path to your children's education. Overseen by educated administrators that care about your families. Educators care for your children and their emotional, social, and cognitive development.

Our educators and administrators aim to be your teammate in your children's education. We are here as support for your children, as you are their biggest advocate. Trustful, secure relationships between families and educators are vital in children's development. 

​We take ages 6 weeks of age to 5 years of age.  We have 5 classrooms in the Preschool.

Bumblebees         6 weeks -15 months 
Caterpillars         15 months- 24 months
Ladybugs             24 months- 30 months
Dragonflies         30 months- 4 years of age
Butterflies          4 years of age - 5 years of age​

School-Age Program:

We pick-up at Bearden Elementary, Rocky Hill Elementary, West Hills Elementary, and Sequoyah Elementary.

We are open for KCS in-service days and provide all-day summer care.