The Montessori Children's House Of Hyde Park

2416 W Cleveland St,
Tampa, FL, 33609-0336
     Tel: (813)354-9511
Grades: PK - 6 | 72 students
The Montessori Children's House of Hyde Park is accredited by AMI, the Association Montessori Internationale, an organization created to protect Dr.
Montessori's work in it's true form.
The highest standards are required to maintain this yearly accreditation.
There are only a handful of AMI schools in Florida.
Our school was established in 1996 and has been led by Ms.
Amanda Linton-Evans, Head of School.
The school is dedicated to providing a quality Montessori education in a small environment for children ages 3 to 12.
The school seeks families that are interested in a long term Montessori education for their children.
The children of the elementary classroom have different needs and challenges than those of the three to six year old children.
These children possess strong imaginations and are physically stronger.
They look at the world with a different perspective.
They are concerned with right and wrong, with the unusual and the extraordinary.
Where the younger children required physical order, these children require order of the unseen.
They are moving from a mechanical way towards an intellectual level.
These children need a more abstract approach, one that aids in the development of logical, reasoning minds.
The elementary classroom changes its approach and materials to nurture these characteristics, and again, follows the children.
The prepared environment encourages children to be self-motivated, active, and inquisitive learners.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade The Montessori Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess club, Spanish club, Drama club, Music club, Soccer Shots Chess club,  Spanish club,  Drama club,  Music club,  Soccer Shots, 

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tampa Preparatory School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John Greek Orthodox Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. John Greek Orthodox Day School (0.4 miles away)
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