Direct Line: 678-925-5651
Mrs. Kelley


Welcome to "The Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence"

Named to honor an Amazing Teacher, Mentor and Mother of CBPSA’s  Founder who loved teaching; and especially grand-mothering all of CBPSA’s  students.  It was created for students transitioning to the next step in  their educational development -1st Grade. Here, we progress from...   "Setting Young Minds in Motion" to "Training Minds... Developing Thinkers!"

"...Because of you, my dream (CBPSA) is realized!  Your memory will live on forever through 'The Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence.'  I will love and miss you always!"  -Sharonda Fosten-Byrd

You will find that our commitment to quality will show in everything we do. You and your child will receive the personal attention that we believe is necessary to enhance a trusting relationship. We know that selecting a child care or pre-school provider can be a challenging task. The early years of care are critical to your child's long-term development, making your choice of centers one of the most vital decisions you will have to make. As a parent, you will be assured that your child is receiving the best care in a setting where your child's social, physical, emotional, and intellectual development will be nurtured.

Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence is owned and operated by a Certified and Dedicated Teacher, with a Degree in Early Childhood Education; along with an excellent support staff. Furthermore, Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence is licensed and audited by the State of Georgia.


Our Mission

We understand the importance of team effort and unified front in the educational process. We know that parental involvement in education of a child is essential to the success of that child. Our staff provides guidance, encouragement, and resources to help the entire family achieve success in this academic journey. We do this by developing individual designed curriculum that can be in the form of... Natural schooling, unit studies and traditional and classical studies. We network with many like-minded organizations and professionals in the area of homeschooling and gifted education.





Quality Childhood Education

Creative Beginnings is fast becoming one of the South Atlanta's premiere providers of quality educational services.  Over the last 15 years, we have...

  • Grown in our reputation of providing a nurturing educational environment.
  • Consistently been recognized by the State of Georgia. 
  • A proven track record of Success in the South Fulton Community!

The Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence Daily Class Schedule


"A Structured Day is a Productive Day!"

Time: Class Schedule:
8:30 - 9:30 am Classroom Center/
Learning Environment
9:30 - 9:50 am Storytime
Q & A's about the Story
9:50 - 10:20 am Math and Small Group
10:20 - 10:50 am Phonics, Sounds, Spelling,
Writing and Small Group
10:50 - 11:35 am Outside Play
(Weather permitting)
11:35 - 11:45 am Water Break/
Washing up for Lunch
11:45 - 12:15 pm Lunch
(Family Style)
12:15 -12:25 pm Story Time
12:25 - 2:00 pm Naptime
(Soft Relaxing Music)
2:00 - 2:10 pm Wake-up
(Toilet Break/ Washup for Snack)
2:10 - 2:30 pm Afternoon Snack
2:30 - 3:25 pm Outside Play
(Weather permitting)
3:25 - 3:30 pm Hand washing / Face cleaning / Water break
Preparing for Dismissal

Mary E. Kelley School of Excellence Special Classes

Spanish Lessons
(10:30 -11:00 am)
Wed. Only
Praise & Worship
(9:30- 9:50 am)
Spanish Lesson
(10:30 -11:00 am)
(10:00 -11:00 am)