Parent Night, Book Fair and Chorus Concert

Please join us for Parent Night on April 26 from 5:30-7:00. We will be having Raffles. Food, Handouts, Books and Music! The Book Fair Will be open from 5:30-7:00. The Spring Chorus Concert will begin promptly at 6:00pm. Don’t forget to bring a New Small-Medium sized Teddy Bear for our Taylor’s Teddy Bears Drive!


April SAC Meeting

The April SAC meeting was moved from 4/19/23 to 4/26/23 @ 8:45 due to Early Release and Star Awards for Elementary Students. The meeting will start promptly at 8:45. Hope to see you there!

Assessment Calendar

As we enter the end of year testing window, we want parents and students to know what days assessments will be taking place. Ensuring your students are in attendance on testing days, allows them to test under their normal testing conditions by giving them a familiar environment to successfully complete testing requirements. Students who are…


Taylor’s Teddy Bears Drive

Manatee Academy K-8 is sponsoring a Taylor’s Teddy Bear Drive!  Taylor’s Teddy Bears, Inc. is a non-profit organization started by Taylor’s mother. Taylor was a 4-year-old boy who passed away two years ago near North Perry Airport during an airplane accident. The organization collects teddy bears donated by the public, which are then given to…


Updates and Reminders

In order to promote and maintain a safe and organized dismissal for ALL students, the overflow parking lot gates facing Heatherwood Boulevard will be closed effective 03/01/2023. Parent pick up and drop off will remain in their current locations. Walkers will continue to be dismissed along the sidewalk routed along the back of the bus…


Kona Ice March 8th

The Kona pre-pay link for March is open. Please be sure to use the pre-pay link  or send cash with your student(s) on Wednesday, March 8th, so they can enjoy some Kona Ice. In order to reduce interruptions to instructional time, the front office will not be accepting cash for students who forgot or…


Attendance Matters Here at Manatee Academy

Manatee is launching an Attendance Incentive Program for grades K-5 for the remainder of the year. Each month, students will have an Attendance Tracker. We will be celebrating the days that students arrive on time and are in attendance for the full day. Bus tardies will not count against student incentives. Students will keep track…