WHO WE ARE
The American Academy is a 501(c) (3) Non-Profit Organization that Serves Our Youth and Our Community. We provide successful After-School Programs, Summer Camps, Walkathons and Sports Programs within Palm Beach County Schools, focusing directly on Elementary and Middle School students. These Youth-Development programs allow us to build on and promote students throughout the community to become successful. One of our goals is to assist our Youth and Community in learning to eat properly, stay healthy and help prevent obesity, one step at a time.
Vision and Mission
Our vision is to provide a safe healthy and fun filled programs for our youth. Our programs strive to provide a caring staff, a stimulating environment, great activities and a place to just have fun. In doing so we will give our kids the opportunity to grow through our programs, physically, mental, and socially while creating memorable life experiences. Our organization mission is to serves our Youth and the Community, while delivering an integrated an after-school, summer and athletic programs to support academic achievement for kids, ages 5-13.
Summer Camp Program
Our summer camp program is affordable to our parents and provides them the ability to let their children (ages 5 to 13) be in a fun-filled camp that will provide a safe and healthy environment for our campers. Our camp will also provide certifield teachers to care and provide an enriched learning experinece in a fun and interactive way. Campers will be exposed to different fieldtrips where they will learn and have fun! We will give our campers the opportunity to grow through our program; physically, mentally and socially while creating memoralbe life experiences.
We will conduct daily activities in a dedicated facility that will build confidence, such as academic tutoring, goal setting and basic life planning skills. We will actively market to and target the primarily disadvantaged, high risk youth from the Lake Worth, who want to excel academically, but don’t always have family or other social support.
We provide successful Sports Programs within schools in Palm Beach Counties, which focuses directly on the needs of Elementary, Middle & High School students. We teach and improve the fundamentals of basketball to our youth and help them excel their skills to the next level. We help build strength, ability, skills, motivation, and most of all build confidence.