The mission of Visible Men Academy (VMA) is to provide boys with outstanding academic, character, and social education

in a nurturing school environment.

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Visible Men Academy is a tuition free public charter school located in Bradenton, FL, educating students in Sarasota and Manatee counties in grades K-5.

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VMA is committed to delivering a high-quality educational experience that meets the specific needs of elementary and middle school aged boys through the collaborative efforts of administrators, teachers, parents, the broader community, and the students themselves.

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The VMA vision is to lead boys toward a realization of their innate strong character – boys who are family orientated, community conscious, and globally aware.

 What’s new at VMA?

21 hours ago

Visible Men Academy

Join us tomorrow 12/7 at Step Up Suncoast for our Saturday Success Pancake Breakfast from 9 to 11 am! ...

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2 days ago

Visible Men Academy

Visible Men Academy would like to thank Musack for providing us with a generous grant that has allowed our students to experience music in a healthy and expressive way. We would also like to thank CedricnJana Hameed for creating this partnership. Our Art Teacher, Clifford McDonald , worked with our Suns for over a month, helping them to create lyrics and recording and shooting this amazing video that is full of SHINE! This is more than just our boys performing a ‘rap’, the lyrics are especially meaningful as they’re directly tied to our school’s mission. We are moved by the pride our VMA Suns reveal in expressing their values and the enthusiasm they convey for their futures. #SHINING ...

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Phone: 941.758.7588
Fax: 941.761.5375
Address: 921 63rd Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34203