Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools
Neely's Bend Middle Prep Profile


Address: 1251 Neely's Bend Road
Nashville, TN 37115
School Zone Map
Cluster: Hunters Lane

School Contact
Phone: 615.860.1477

School Leadership
Philip Hammonds, Ed.S.-

Assistant Principal:
Polly Cauthen -

District 3 School Board Representative:

Jill Speering

District 9 Metro Council Representative:
Bill Pridemore

Facts About our School:
Number of Students: 642
Year School Built: 1963
Addition/Renovation: 2004
Square Footage: 107,680
School Hours: 8:55 - 3:55
School Colors: Gold and Black
School Mascot: Beavers
School Data 


What Our School Offers

  • Ambassadors
  • AVID
  • International Baccalaureate Programme
  • Spring Board
  • Student Council
  • Algebra I
  • Physical Science for High School Credit
  • Spanish for High School Credit
  • Before & After School Tutoring
  • Career Day 
  • School Wide Science Fair
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
  • Spelling Bee Competition
  • Social Studies Fair
  • Band/General Music 
  • Beaver Tales (Newspaper)
  • Forensics
  • Zumba (for teachers & parents in the community)
  • Parent Coffee Talks
  • ELL Program
  • Track
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Volleyball
  • Chess Team
  • Cheerleading
  • Wrestling
  • Parent Teacher Organization
  • Beta Club 
  • Yearbook

What Makes Our School Unique?

Neely’s Bend Middle Prep is in its 17th year of providing the best academic program and social-emotional environment for the Madison community. Neely’s Bend is one of only four schools in the district that offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) for its students. The implementation of IB by our caring, expert teachers enables learners to develop into inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. Additionally, our school offers numerous co-curricular and extracurricular clubs to engage students based upon their interests and talents. It also fosters more effective relationships with faculty and staff that positively impact their education experience.

Devoted to success!

School Zone and Pathway

Neely’s Bend Middle Prep resides in the northeastern corner of Davidson County in the Madison area. and are zoned to the Hunters Lane High School cluster. To determine whether you are zoned to this school, visit our School Zone Finder.

PENCIL & Community Partners

  • Dream Systems, LLC
  • Story Church
  • Long Hollow Baptist Church  


  The Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. MNPS does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. 2009 - 2010  
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