Manatee School For the Arts

A Public Charter Middle and High School

Empowering students to achieve academic excellence by taking charge
of their emotional, physical, and intellectual well-being
in preparation for a lifetime of learning.  
Fl Choices  

 Florida Choices Website

High School Planning

College Planning

Scholarship Search

Career Preparation

Parent Portal

FL Choices is an excellent tool guidance is utilizing to help our students in grades
8-12 prepare for post-secondary education both academically and financially.
Attention 11th grade and highly qualified 10th grade students!!
Applications for the FSU Young Scholars Program are now available.

UnidosNow, a local non-profit organization, is offering programs for 9th- 11th grade students from low-income families who plan on becoming first-generation college students. They will be holding a Future Leaders Academy this summer, as well as an ACT/SAT Preparation course for Manatee/ Sarasota county students. If you are interested please visit their website at and click on the “Education” tab or click here for more information!

Contact Information
Middle School Guidance:  941-721-6800 Ext. 1151
High School Guidance:  941-721-6800 Ext. 1129
Dean of Student Support
Miranda Carpenter
M.Ed. Educational Leadership
Middle School Guidance Counselor
Lindsey Rousan
High School Guidance Counselor
Joy Fitzpatrick
Middle School Academic Support Liaison
Gregory Lindquist
 High School Academic Support Liaison
Theresa Quick
Last Modified on March 6, 2015