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?

On Wednesday, February 21 VMA Suns got to visit Ringling College of Art and Design! They toured the Center for Career Services, the Computer Animation and Game Art departments, and viewed portfolios of Ringling College students. Ringling Seniors in Game Art and Computer Animation shared their thesis work and demonstrated the software used to create games and films. A few students even had their poetry come to life through animation by Ringling College's Motion Design students!
¡El miércoles, 21 de febrero, los VMA Suns visitaron el Ringling College of Art and Design! Hicieron una gira por el Centro de Servicios Profesionales, los departamentos de Animación por Computadora y Arte del Juego, y vieron portafolios de estudiantes de Ringling College. Ringling Seniors en Game Art y Computer Animation compartieron su trabajo de tesis y demostraron el software utilizado para crear juegos y películas. ¡Algunos estudiantes hicieron revivir su poesía a través de la animación de los estudiantes de Motion Design de Ringling College!

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Music is in the air! We want to thank our incredible volunteers Keith and Kerrianne McMurdo for creating a 6 week Ukulele Music Class! Select 4th graders learned the basic elements of this unique instrument from Hawaii! #musicSHINE ...

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