The NFB BELL Academy will offer one location in Tennessee this year.

Primary Contact

Christina Clift
Phone: 901-481-6180 
Email: bellacademy@nfbtn.org

Location #1: Clarksville

Austin Peay State University
Morgan University Center, Room 114 
Clarksville, TN 37044 

Sunday, 06/02/2019 to Friday, 06/07/2019 
9:00 am to 5:00 pm 

The registration fee is $182 for overnight students. The registration fee is $50 for day students. To ensure that your child's space is held, a $50 deposit is required and will be used toward the final registration fee. Scholarships can be requested for families who are experiencing financial hardship and can be requested by contacting their BELL coordinator. All meals are provided. Breakfast and lunch are donated by Mana Café. BELL campers will prepare meals for dinner. Parents must provide their own transportation. 

The Clarksville BELL Academy program is residential. Check in will begin at 3:30 pm on Sunday, June 2 and check out at 5:00 pm on Friday, June 7. Local students who do not plan to stay overnight may attend the program from 9:00 to 5:00 pm. 

Participants will receive daily Braille instruction, orientation mobility lessons, and expanded core curriculum activities. The BELL Academy will also include arts and crafts, sports and recreational activities, community field trips, and other fun activities. 

To register for this location, please visit the national NFB BELL Academy page

Program Coordinator: Michelle Quinn
Phone: 931-237-4307 
Email: michelle.quinn@cmcss.net