"Our mission is to direct each child towards meeting his or her own needs within a prepared environment that encourages independence, respect, and self-sufficiency.
Our goal is to create for each child within a nurturing environment overseen by AMI trained staff - a philosophy of learning which will enable him or her to confront higher conceptions and meet the needs of development as well as provide as education for life".
The Montessori Children's House of Hyde Park
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School's out for Summer!
Our school and office is closed for summer break.
We will reopen classes for Elementary on August 24th.
Parents, please check your schedule for Primary Orientation Days or conference information.
Have a great summer!
Montessori Children's House Parent Social Organization
The MCH P.S.O.is to create a sense of camaraderie and friendship between parents and families of Montessori Children's House of Hyde Park by means of organizing social activities and events.
Please mark your calendars and join us for one or more of the following events!
More details to follow.
April 12th, Family Picnic- Sunday, 3-5pm at Waterworks Park, Tampa Heights
April 24th, Relay for Life- Friday, 6-11pm at Jefferson High School
Join us as we walk to raise money for cancer research!
May 8th, Special Visitation Day and Montessori Celebration- Friday, time TBA at MCH
May 15th, MCH Graduation Ceremony- Friday, time TBA at MCH
We'll need volunteers to assist with this school tradition.
May 24th, Family Cookout- Sunday, 1-4pm at Joel and Leyla Fernandez's home
Summer Camp 2015 News
All currently enrolled and upcoming students are invited to attend one of our summer camps this summer.
Primary students are eligible for our Montessori Refresher with Ms. Jayna. The dates are July 20 through 24 and July 27 through 31. This camp starts at 8:30 and dismisses at noon. Cost to attend is $185.00 each week. Please contact the office at (813)354-9511 or via email at email@example.com to enroll.
All students aged 6 to 12 are eligible for our Summer Art Camp with Ms.Rebecca. Throughout the morning, students will move through various stations, expressing themselves through art. Each day will include an introduction to theory and technique. All skill levels will enjoy this great way to spend time with your school friends this summer! The dates are July 20 through July 24 and July 27 through July 31. This camp will also start at 8:30 and dismiss at 12:00 noon. Cost to attend is $165.00 per week. Please contact the office at (813)354-9511 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to enroll.
Parents, please provide lunch for both camps.
Montessori Children's House of Hyde Park Alumna- In the News!
In the current publication of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, one of our graduates was singled out for her research dealing with Traumatic Brain Injury amongst veterans. Corey Fernandez, graduate of MCHHP class of 2000, recently presented two posters detailing her work in New York City and Ft. Lauderdale. Her poster titled "Resting State Functional Connectivity in Blast-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in OIF/OEF Combat Veterans" was presented at The Society of Biological Psychiatry's Annual Meeting held on May 8-10 in New York City. A second poster, titled "Cognitive Function and DTI Tractography in OIF/OEF Combat Veterans with Blast-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury" was presented at the Military Health System Research Symposium held from August 18-21 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.