Our Mission
The mission of Cedar Bluff Play School is to provide a safe, supportive place for children to learn, have fun and be loved. We endeavor for every day to be exciting and filled with happy voices, welcome greetings, warm hugs, and loving relationships. Our goal is to create an environment that will have longevity in the community and have a positive influence on the lives of those who pass through our doors long after they leave our care.
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Only the BEst

We Know How to Make Learning Fun For Kids

Cedar Bluff Play School is a child care center that provides infant, toddler and pre-school care. We are a pre-school learning center providing education for the children with a prepared curriculum as a basis for our instruction. It is the purpose of our center to provide education and a safe, loving environment for the children in our care. We are as flexible as possible and meet the individual needs of our families in a professional and caring manner.


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Leadership Team

With a staff of 20, these team members provide guidance and direction. Keep reading to learn more about each one.

Stacie Tice

Stacie Tice


Stacie Tice has been the director of Cedar Bluff Play School for 12 years. She has also been an elementary school teacher. Stacie has a Bachelor of Science degree in education from Belmont University. She has completed the administrative orientation from the Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance. Stacie and her husband have a teenage son. She is committed to training and supporting teachers to provide the best care possible.
Kristen Hall

Kristen Hall

Communication Director

Kristen Hall has been caring for children for 5 years and has been employed at Cedar Bluff Play School for 2 years. She has completed the Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance’s administrative orientation. It is her goal to complete her degree in early childhood education.¬†

A Word

About Our Owner

Nichole Ringer has an enormous passion for the development and education of children. She has taught at several child care centers over her 22 year career. Throughout her career, Nichole has learned what qualities are needed to make a childcare center exceptional. It has always been her dream to own and operate her own center in which she can use her passion, experience, and creative ideas to create a safe, fun, and nurturing environment where children can thrive

– Nichole Ringer


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Get In Touch

Location: 1030 Old Cedar Bluff Rd Knoxville, TN 37923

Telephone: (865) 693-6050


School Hours: M-F 6:30am - 6pm

Non-Discrimination Policy

Cedar Bluff Play School does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability or marital status in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff and enrollment of children and families and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all staff members, students and families.