School plays an important role in the lives of children. When a child is hospitalized, the Children’s of Mississippi Hospital School Program steps in to continue normal, everyday educational activities and assist children in continuing towards their academic goals.
Our Hospital School operates on a schedule similar to Mississippi’s public schools, five days a week for a full academic school year. Our licensed teachers provide educational services to match the ages as well as the learning needs and abilities of the children taught.
Our teachers are also advocates for parents and families. In addition to our regular teaching activities, we
We realize not all hospital stays are planned. However, if you are preparing for an upcoming hospital stay, your child can get started in the school program more quickly if you:
If you want to learn more or request our services, please make your medical team aware that you’d like to speak with a hospital teacher. Or, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.