Welcome to Palm Harbor Montessori Academy!


Mission Statement

Palm Harbor Montessori Academy is a safe, caring community dedicated to academic excellence while nurturing each child's mind, body and spirit for success throughout life.


Palm Harbor Montessori Academy is an accredited independent, co-educational school. In a beautifully prepared indoor and outdoor environment, we serve children ages one through ninth grade. Palm Harbor Montessori Academy is a collaborative, peaceful community of children, parents, faculty and administrators where children are honored and diversity is respected. Children acquire responsibility, self-esteem, self-reliance and leadership skills. Palm Harbor Montessori Academy is a place where love of learning is celebrated, educational programs are individualized and creativity abounds. In partnership with parents, we are committed to helping children discover and develop abilities that will shape the future.

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Palm Harbor Montessori Academy Video

Take a look at this special video from our Founder Christine Varkas in 2010.   Here is the link for you. http://datasphere.wistia.com/medias/5d9f3bc598

PHMA Annual Food Drive

  PALM HARBOR MONTESSORI ACADEMY       KIDS CARING FOR KIDS         In the spirit of giving during this special time of year, we will be collecting food items for needy children and families through F.E.A.S.T., The Palm Harbor Food Pantry through Friday, November 21, 2014.   Please encourage your child(ren)…


If you are a computer guru and can teach the children and teachers about computers, a Smart Board or any of the Microsoft programs like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.   We have volunteer opportunities for you!!!!  Please contact Sheryl Chelena at schelena@floridamontessori.com or call her at 727-786-1854.