Education

Education

Manatee School for the Arts buying homes. They could be turned into a bigger school

In May, Manatee School for the Arts leaders put out a request for proposal for help in updating their campus master plan. Some of their priorities include "expanding high school facilities to include classrooms, cafeteria, media center and miscellaneous space for various student uses," "creating a facility to house classes in visual and graphic arts" and "expanding the current theater space with an emphasis on increasing seating by at least 300."

School board candidates hold forum at Kiwanis Club

The Bradenton Kiwanis Club hosted a candidate forum Tuesday for the eight people running for the Manatee County School Board.