Rules & Regulations

What you need to know before joining Mid-Florida Homeschoolers (MFH)

-MFH is not religiously affiliated and accepts families of all types.  We do not tolerate disrespect between members.

-Our moderators strive hard to keep MFH as "drama free" as possible.

-The majority of our activities occur in the Orlando area.

-Children must always attend events with a parent, grandparent or otherwise responsible adult.

-There are activities of interest to all children, but most of our activities cater to children between the ages of 4 and 13.

-All members are welcome to plan events!  It is not required, but it is strongly encouraged.

-We have a list of 10 rules that all members must agree to abide by before joining MFH.  

MFH Rules, the short version (the complete version is sent when you subscribe to MFH, are sent upon request and are available to all MFH members at any time in our member files)

1. Know where you child is and what they are doing at all times.

2.  Any present adult is obligated to separate feuding children or remove a child from a dangerous situation.  After doing so it is imperative that the child's parent be found and apprised of the situation.

3. Please leave the venue as clean (or cleaner) than it was when you got there.  Respect your host's neighbors.

4. Show up on time and leave on time.  If you are going to be more than 10 minutes late please make alternate arrangements.

5. If bringing food to share, label the item with all ingredients.  Try not to bring anything with nut products.

6. No toy weapons, please.

7. If a child under 18/21 can’t legally have access to something, don’t bring it and don’t have it within reach at an event.  This includes tobacco products.

8. Leave sick children home.  This goes for chicken pox exposed children, whether they show symptoms or not.  No sniffles or fevers. MANDATORY 21 DAY QUARANTINE FOR ALL CHICKEN POX EXPOSED FAMILIES!  THIS INCLUDES FAMILIES/CHILDREN WHO HAVE RECEIVED THE VACCINATION!

9.  In the event of an infraction the family in question will be put on a suspension to last a period of 12 weeks.

10.  Our rules extend to online activity.  DO NOT forward MFH mail to persons or other lists via private or public communication.