Our mission at Countryside Montessori Charter School (CMCS) is to provide a strong Montessori foundation in a safe, diverse, and collaborative community.
Igniting a community of lifelong learners by guiding and nurturing each whole child.
Based upon the recommendation of the Florida Commissioner of Education on 3/30/20, CMCS will remain closed through May 1st. Distance learning began on March 31st and will continue until we return.
Please see the Distance Learning tab for more information. We will continue to share information as it becomes available.
Please visit the Admissions tab for information regarding our lottery.
Media Release: CMCS may submit press releases to local media (newspapers, radio, television, website, and online blogs) that include student names, student work, student photographs, and video/or voice recordings. If you DO NOT grant permission for CMCS to release your child's name, photograph, schoolwork, and/or video recording please submit a Media Release Non-Consent Form (MIS Form #667) available on the District website at A signed form is considered valid for one (1) school year.
Legal Notice: Parents, students, and employees should regularly visit the public registry to review it for individuals who may have prior criminal records and sex offenses. Information concerning registered sex offenders and predators in Florida may be obtained by visiting http://www.fdle.state.fl.us, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Sexual Offenders database. Information may also be obtained by contacting the FDLE’s toll free telephone number: 1-888-FL-PREDATOR (1-888-357-7332).
Legal Notice: Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.
Parent Liaison: Devon DeTrapani