Hugo Hormazabal Jr. is a fourth generation educator from a family line of teachers. He is a strong champion for kids and for alternative forms of education for children. Mr. Hugo believes that education is not a one size fits all approach, but each child is unique and that each teacher must meet the needs of each specific child.
Mr. Hugo graduated from High Point University in High Point North Carolina, ranked #1 regional college in the South by U.S. World News Report. He went on to study Montessori education at the renowned International Centre for Montessori Studies (CISM) in Bergamo, Italy. Mr. Hugo finished his studies and certification with the Center for Montessori Teacher Education (CMTE) in New Rochelle, New York.
In the past, Mr. Hugo has taught children as young as 2 years old all the way up to college-age students at New York University. Currently, Mr. Hugo presides over Lake Montessori with the mission of providing a world-class education, with a universal holistic approach, with hand-picked stellar teachers in a safe, happy and inspiring learning environment.