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Manatee Cattlemen Plan Military Appreciation Rodeo Event

The Manatee County Cattlemen’s Association (MCCA) invites the public to attend the 12th Annual MCCA Ranch Rodeo on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 5pm. The annual event will celebrate armed forces this year with a “Military Appreciation” theme with free entry for veterans and active-duty servicemen and women. The event will feature an award for … Continue reading Manatee Cattlemen Plan Military Appreciation Rodeo Event

Sarasota Charter School Invited to Reimagine Education Awards in London

The Operation Outbreak educational platform, developed at Sarasota Military Academy (SMA), a local, public charter school, was recently named one of the world’s most innovative hybrid learning programs by a global educational awards program jointly organized by The Wharton School and QS Quacquarelli Symonds. SMA has been invited to attend the Reimagine Education Awards in … Continue reading Sarasota Charter School Invited to Reimagine Education Awards in London

Sarasota Military Academy Plans 2019 Wreaths Across America Campaign

Sarasota Military Academy (SMA), a local public charter school, has announced plans for the 2019 SMA Wreaths Across America Campaign through an annual partnership with Wreaths Across America, a nonprofit that aims to remember fallen U.S. veterans, honor those who serve and teach children the value of freedom. “We are proud to be involved in … Continue reading Sarasota Military Academy Plans 2019 Wreaths Across America Campaign

Sarasota Professional Named Air Force Association STEM Teacher of the Year

Sarasota Military Academy (SMA) Outreach Director Dr. Todd Brown, PhD. was recently recognized as the “STEM teacher of the Year” by the Florida West Coast chapter of the Air Force Association (AFA). The award was presented to Dr. Brown in October at the Sarasota Military Academy Prep middle school campus.  Nominated by SMA-COL Tom Vara, … Continue reading Sarasota Professional Named Air Force Association STEM Teacher of the Year

Sarasota Academy Announces 2019 – 2020 Inspire Project Speaker List

Sarasota Military Academy, a local public charter school, has released a list of celebrity guests and industry experts scheduled to present during the annual “Inspire Project” curriculum, a program created by Sarasota Military Academy (SMA) Outreach Director Todd Brown, Ph.D.  The Inspire Project, which focuses on the topics of Health, Equality, and Earth, includes the … Continue reading Sarasota Academy Announces 2019 – 2020 Inspire Project Speaker List

Sarasota Student Receives Legion of Valor Achievement Award

Sarasota Military Academy senior Juliana Rendle was recently announced as a recipient of the prestigious Legion of Valor “Bronze Cross for Achievement” award from The Legion of Valor of the United States of America, Inc. organization. The award, given annually, celebrates the achievement of scholastic excellence in military and academic subjects for outstanding cadets. With … Continue reading Sarasota Student Receives Legion of Valor Achievement Award

Sarasota Academy Outreach Director Presents at Global Education Summit in China

Dr. Todd Brown, PhD., Sarasota Military Academy Outreach Director, was recently invited to run a workshop and give a keynote address at the Shekou SDG’s conference in Shekou, China in September 2019. According to the conference website, the SDG Summit is an inaugural gathering of global educators with the goal of building capacity, connection and … Continue reading Sarasota Academy Outreach Director Presents at Global Education Summit in China

Local Entrepreneur Donates Computers to Sarasota Charter School

Freddie Figgers, founder & CEO of Figgers Communications, donated 20 computers to cadets at Sarasota Military Academy, a local, public charter school. The donation comes as an extension of the Figgers Foundation August 2019 “Back-to-School” initiative, designed to help teachers provide for the needs of students in the classroom. Figgers, a 29-year-old entrepreneur, donated the … Continue reading Local Entrepreneur Donates Computers to Sarasota Charter School

Florida Cattlemen’s Association Plans Annual Ranch Rodeo

The public is invited to attend the 2019 Florida Cattlemen’s Association (FCA) Ranch Rodeo Finals and Cowboy Heritage Festival on Friday, September 27, 2019 and Saturday, September 28, 2019. The rodeo and festivities will be held at the Silver Spurs Arena at Osceola Heritage Park, located at 1875 Silver Spur Lane in Kissimmee, Florida.  Heritage … Continue reading Florida Cattlemen’s Association Plans Annual Ranch Rodeo

Sarasota Students Partner with Aviation Company for Bahamas Relief

Students and staff at Sarasota Military Academy, a local, public charter school, have partnered with Gold Aviation Services, a private luxury jet and aircraft carrier, to supply relief to the people in the Bahamas affected by the devastation from Hurricane Dorian. Donated items, accepted at both the Sarasota Military Academy’s high school campus (located at … Continue reading Sarasota Students Partner with Aviation Company for Bahamas Relief