Small Blessings Preschool
Small Blessings Preschool is a ministry of Hyde Park United Methodist in Tampa. The weekday preschool serves children from two to five years of age. The Small Blessings school year is from September through May, and there is a summer program of approximately six weeks during the months of June and July. You’ll find more information on 2016-2017 school year below.
The curriculum is developmentally-based for each age level and includes experiences with hands-on activities, center play and exploration, arts and crafts, music, circle and story times, outdoor play and various enrichment activities. Christian education also is included through worship in the Chapel, music and Bible stories.
Small Blessings Preschool enjoys an established, well-respected reputation based on the following principles:
Small teacher to student ratio
Qualified, loving staff
Modern, well equipped facility
Age appropriate curriculum
Hands on activities with center play and exploration
Early literacy training through circle time, music and story time
Field trips, special events and enrichment activities
Christian education through Chapel, music and Bible stories
Our program is open to all children regardless of race, religion or nationality, who may benefit from our type of program. A copy of our brochure is available for download here.
Wait List sign-Up: Please fill it out completely and mail with $25 wait list registration fee to Small Blessings Early Childhood Center, 500 W. Platt St., Tampa, FL 33606.
We are now accepting registrations for the 2017 Summer Program. Each session is two weeks and runs Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on the following dates:
Session 1: June 13-15 and June 20-22
Session 2: July 11-13 and July 17-19 (second week is M,T,W)
Session 3: July 25-27 and August 1-3
Please download the registration form and return it to Susan Anderson, Director of Small Blessings. You can either drop the form off in person or mail it to Small Blessings Preschool, 500 W. Platt Street, Tampa, FL 33606.
Our regular school hours are 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for 2 year old classes, and 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for 3 and 4 year old Classes.
Young Two Year-Olds (Age 2 by Sept. 1)
Tuesday and Thursday ($285/month); Monday, Wednesday and Friday ($365/month)
Tuesday and Thursday ($285/month) or Monday, Wednesday and Friday ($365/month)
- Monday, Wednesday and Friday; or Tuesday, Thursday and Friday ($395/month)
- Five Days ($540/month)
4 day, Monday-Thursday ($465/month) or Five Days ($540/month)
Registration Fee: $175
Supply and Activity Fee: $75 per semester (September and January)
As a convenience, early drop off (8:30 a.m.) and extended day (12:30-2:30 p.m.) are available on a daily basis, most days. Before care (for 2 year olds) $2/day and after care $15/day. The school year is from September through May. We also offer a summer program that is approximately six weeks during the months of June and July. Scholarship money is available and will be granted through the Small Blessings Preschool church committee as determined by need.