Littlebugs Learning Leaf

At Littlebugs Learning Leaf, we know finding a highly rated learning center is really hard. We believe our kids deserve a place where they can grow and that doesn’t break the bank for you.

That’s why we started Littlebugs!

Initially started out of our owner’s home with only a handful of children, Littlebugs has grown into a Tennessee 3-Star rated center with more than 140 kids.

Tuition + Rates

6 weeks- One Year: $ 210/week
One year olds: $195/week
Two Year Olds-PreK: $185/week
School Age: $75/week
School Age Summer: $140/week

Enrollment Fees

6 Week-PreK Enrollment Fee: $60
School Age Enrollment Fee: $30

Administrative Staff

(865) 851-8318

Melanie Beckmann

Melanie Beckmann

Owner + Director of Operations

Tim Williams

Tim Williams

Assistant Director of Operations

Sarah Rubush

Sarah Rubush

Director of Administrative Services

Infant A Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 27

Allison Percival

Allison Percival

Lead Teacher

Kiki Hall

Kiki Hall

Co-lead Teacher

Britani Stockton

Britani Stockton

Afternoon Closing Teacher

Infant B Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 26

Lisa Alter

Lisa Alter

Lead Teacher

Kaylee Hazelwood

Kaylee Hazelwood

Co-lead Teacher

1A Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 31

Gabby Smith

Gabby Smith

Lead Teacher

Destiny Sliger

Destiny Sliger

Co-lead Teacher

1B Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 30

Sarah Davis

Sarah Davis

Lead Teacher

Stormie Sandifur

Stormie Sandifur

Co-lead Teacher

2A Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 28

Teresa Hensley

Teresa Hensley

Lead Teacher

Emma Callaway

Emma Callaway

Co-lead Teacher

2B Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 25

Alyssa Magill

Alyssa Magill

Lead Teacher

Caitlin Overholser

Caitlin Overholser

Morning Co-Teacher

Rachel Theilen

Rachel Theilen

Afternoon Closing Teacher

3A Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 29

Ashley Mentzer

Ashley Mentzer

Lead Teacher

Kailee Dockery

Kailee Dockery

Co-lead Teacher

Caitlin Overholser

Caitlin Overholser

Afternoon Closing Teacher

3B Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 24

Evely Mendoza

Evely Mendoza

Lead Teacher

Shaquira Middleton

Shaquira Middleton

Co-lead Teacher

Riley Lyman

Riley Lyman

Co-lead Teacher

Pre-K Classroom Teachers

(865) 851-8318 ext 32

Sherry Griffin

Sherry Griffin

Lead Teacher

Christy Griffin

Christy Griffin

Co-lead Teacher

Cassie Miller

Cassie Miller

Morning Floater + Afternoon Closing Teacher

School Age Classroom Teachers

(865) 357-5986

Dustin Ellison

Dustin Ellison

Lead Teacher

Chelsea Jackson

Chelsea Jackson

Lead Teacher

Additional Team Members

Justin Magill

Justin Magill

Food Service

Tori Wilkin

Tori Wilkin

Substitute Teacher + Substitute Food Service

Timory Callaway

Timory Callaway

Afternoon Closing Teacher