Admissions and Staff
Young Brilliant Mindz Academy staff are carefully selected and trained in the educational and business development industries. Our instructors have Bachelor degrees and/or have over 5+ years of teaching experience. With our educational training, life experiences, dedication, caring ways and professionalism, we are sure your child will have an overall successful learning experience. “We have a dynamic team . Our staff is not only highly qualified, but they go above and beyond to ensure the happiness of our Students , parents and the community we serve. We continue to train and attend courses that enhance our abilities to learn new ways to deliver education for every learning style.
Address 118 E NcNab Road Pompano Beach FL, 33060
School Phone 954-960-2560
(School Board Schedule)
We are off Holidays
How to Apply
Call us today to schedule an appointment to complete the application process!
The required documents are as follows:
• Completed enrollment application
• Updated shot records (immunization & physical)
• Award letter from Step Up for Students (if applicable)
• Documents from previous school (if applicable)
• Parent fees (fees are determined once all documents are received)
Uniforms are mandatory and will be strictly enforced at our school to ensure student safety. It is important that the uniform is clean, in good condition, and has the correct embroidery on it. Cover-ups (jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts, etc.) must be uniform solid-colored. Belts are also required for all students.
Uniform shirts are tucked into the bottoms and that the waist band of the bottoms is not worn any lower than the child’s waist line. Shirts must be tucked in at all times while students are on campus including during dismissal and in the carpool lane. Socks must also be worn. Parents will be notified to bring their child a change of clothing immediately if this policy is not upheld. If repeated infractions of the Uniform Policy occur, consequences for the student will ensue, including a formal conference with parents and possible dismissal from the school.
P.E. Shirts and Spirit Shirts are available to be purchased only at the school. Order forms will be sent home the first week of school. Spirit shirts are required to be worn on fieldtrips by students and staff. All uniforms are to be purchased at the Academy. (P.E. and Spirit Shirts do not need to be tucked in).
Student uniforms are as follows (students must wear uniforms which are correctly and appropriately sized for the student or they will be considered out of uniform):
Tops: Official uniform polo with official embroidered school logo (Royal Blue, Mustard, or White)
Bottoms: Official uniform shorts, pants or Skirts (Navy Blue, Khaki, or Black)
Shoes: Closed Toe/full coverage comfortable shoes and socks
Cold Weather Days: School issued sweater with school logo.
P.E. Days: Official P.E. uniforms (P.E. shirts will be sold at Young Brilliant Mindz Academy )
Spirit Days : Spirit shirts are only allowed on scheduled days
DRESS DOWN DAYS
Dress down days will take place twice a month
All uniforms may be purchased at Y.B.M.A
Contact our office For pricing and pick up
The Step Up Scholarship Program is a way for each child to get up to $7,000 per child to attend Private School. Scholarships will be Available March 22,2022
Eligibility Requirements for applying for the step up program are as follows:
Social Security Cards
Proof of income
SSI or SSA benefit letter
Food stamp case number
First time applying?
Birth certificate for children will be needed as well.
How do I know if Young Brilliant Mindz Academy is the right school for my child?Y.B.M.A has a strong academic focus and believes that each child should learn at his or her own pace, so we try to individualize our program to meet each child’s level and learning needs regardless of age. Our educational philosophy is based on some of the principles listed below: We believe that each learner is unique; therefore we structure our academic program to meet the needs of each individual learner. We also allow learners to work at their own pace and engage in activities that meet different learning styles and levels simultaneously.
What grades does Young Brilliant Mindz Academy have?We have K-8th grade at our campus.
Can you give me some general background information about Young Brilliant Mindz Academy ?Y.B.M.A has been something we wanted to provide for our parents and community members who wanted a school that maintained a strong neighborhood-school feel by (1) maintaining an open-door policy and high level of parent involvement, (2) by personalizing the academic program for each student, and (3) by delivering the curriculum in creative, hands-on and innovative ways.
What is a Charter School?A Charter School is a public school of choice that is state-funded but privately operated. Charter Schools have the autonomy and choice to set many of their own policies related to such things as curriculum delivery, parent involvement, discipline, and special programs; however charter schools, as public educational institutions, must maintain accountability academically, financially, and in all areas of legal and safety compliance.
Are Young Brilliant Mindz Academy teachers certified?Yes. Our teachers and administrators are certified and highly qualified in their subject areas and meet the Florida state requirements for certification the same as any traditional public school educator.
Does Young Brilliant Mindz Academy require uniforms?Yes. Both staff and students are required to wear uniforms. Uniforms will consist of polo shirts for elementary and middle school (Royal Blue, Mustard, or white) with Navy Blue, Black or Khaki bottoms. Students may wear skorts, shorts, capris, pants, or jumpers. Pants must be appropriate length shorts or capris. Specific physical education uniforms, spirit shirts for Fridays and field trips, and cold-weather clothing will also be required. Additional uniform specifications may be found on our website.
Do you provide transportation?Buses are available and provided for certain students, please discuss this with the office if you have specific questions.
Do you offer food services?Yes. Breakfast and lunch will be available for all students.
Do you follow the same calendar as Broward County public schools?Yes!
What are the school hours?7:45am-2:30pm
What is your school’s curriculum?The primary goal of any school is to educate the children. In order to do that, the school must have a strong, structured, and spiraling curriculum that meets the needs of students at different academic levels and with different learning styles. Y.B.M.A has this type of program and includes both traditional and alternative approaches for instructing our students of all levels. Our curriculum is the common core and all of the courses and curriculum materials used are in alignment with those standards. All of these curricular programs are aligned to meet the goals of No Child Left Behind and to meet the grade level proficiency expectations of Florida’s Sunshine State Standards. By incorporating multiple learning systems at Y.B.M.A, we believe that we can create the best possible program for each individual learner while also making learning an exciting and enjoyable experience.
What extracurricular programs will you offer?We offer a variety of extracurricular programs such as martial arts, chorus, art, and dance are offered after school and run through private companies on our campus. These are determined on a year to year basis and are driven by student and parent interest.
What is Step Up?Step Up For Students is a state-approved nonprofit scholarship funding organization that helps administer four scholarships for Florida schoolchildren: the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program (FTC) for lower to middle income families, the Family Empowerment Scholarship(FES) for lower to middle income families and students with unique abilities.
What do I need in order to register for the Step up scholarship?You must provide the following: ID Social Security Card Proof of income SSI or SSA Benefit Letter Food Stamp Case Number First time applying Birth certificate for children
What is the next step once my child is approved for Step up scholarship?After we have completed the Step Up Application and your Child/Children are approved we will then complete the school’s Application form and there you will need to call our office to schedule an appointment to come on and complete the application.
Once approved, what is the amount the scholarship will cover for tuition fees?$7,000 is the average amount awarded.
Am I able to take a tour of the school?Yes. Tours are being given monthly. Please call the office at (954)960-2560 to placed on our list for scheduled tours.