"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".
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.
Upper Elementary Class celebrates Visiting Day and World Book Day
On Tuesday, Sept. 30th, the Upper Elementary welcomed parents and guests to their class for Visiting Day. The class chose to give a presentation about "World Book Day" to their distinguished visitors.
"World Book Day" is also known as "International Day of the Book" and is traditionally celebrated on April 23rd. It is organized by the United Nations Educational,Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to promote reading, publishing and copyrights.
Each member of the Upper Elementary Class selected a favorite character from a book. Guests were invited to guess each character the students were portraying. Winners of the guessing game received a Montessori t-shirt for their prize.
Hot Lunches are here!
Hot lunches have returned to
Montessori Children's House of Hyde Park.
We will use two vendors for our optional hot lunch program.
On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, students will be able to enjoy meals from Wholesome Tummies Cafe. Click on the link here for details on how to order from their website.
On Thursdays, students will be able to enjoy delicious meals from Evos.
Your total meal orders for the month ahead
must be ordered by the last day of each month.
Click here to see details on how to order from Evos website.
Last year's sweatshirts are still available in limited quantities for the reduced price of $15.00!
Please contact Ms. Carol at firstname.lastname@example.org
with the size needed. She will let you know if
that item is available and send it home for your child to try on.
Checks and cash only please.
Come join us for our Annual Thanksgiving Cultural Feast on
Friday, Nov. 21 from 10:30am to 12noon.
There will be traditional holiday fare as well as
a few culinary delights from around the world.
Please bring your chairs, blankets and cameras!
Also, we are having our Thanksgiving Food Drive to benefit Alpha House. Please bring nonperishable foods to school from now until November 21st to give to those less fortunate than ourselves.
All children are dismissed after the feast. The school will be closed at 12 noon!
Parents, if you are unable to attend the feast, you will need to pick up your children
between 11:45am and 12 noon.
Guests are welcome. Please contact the school at (813)354-9511 or
via email to let us know the names of your guests.