Madelaine Halmos Academy (K-5th Grade)

Educate. Empower. Stabilize.

Madelaine Halmos Academy (MHA) is a private elementary school for kindergarten through 5th grade students, dedicated to fostering a safe, academically challenging, and socially supportive environment. Our team of educators, staff, and volunteers work together to nurture the whole child by integrating academic, social-emotional, and wellness elements into our program.

Our Philosophy

At MHA, our goal is to see students thrive. We achieve this through small class sizes, outstanding teachers, and an innovative educational approach. Our curriculum offers:

  • Cutting-edge teaching methods
  • Project-based learning across all subjects, including science, art, mathematics, literacy, and music
  • STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) activities
  • Seamless classroom technology integration
  • On-site counseling and therapeutic services
  • Comprehensive wellness activities, focusing on social-emotional learning, assessment, and play
  • A Family Program accessible to all student family members
  • Diverse extracurricular activities such as soccer, basketball, piano, ballet, computer science, and art
  • Educational field trips to places like the Museum of Discovery and Science, Zoo Miami, Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Knaus Berry Farm, and Butterfly World

MHA’s robust programming is supported by a dedicated network of volunteers from diverse business and service industries, who give their time and talent to facilitate real-world connections and learning for all students. MHA develops lifelong learners and establishes a strong educational foundation for them to build upon. We are preparing our children for successful and enriching futures!

About Our School

School and Classrooms

In the fall of 2021, we opened the new Madelaine Halmos Academy on the Jack & Jill Early Education Center campus at 1315 West Broward Boulevard.

The new school features 12 classrooms, an arts and science lab, a music and media lab, a rooftop play area, an outdoor learning space, a wellness room, a dining hall with a restaurant-grade kitchen, and state-of-the-art security and technology.

Our Teachers

The dedicated team at Madelaine Halmos Academy, including educators, teachers, administrators, and support staff, are experienced, well-trained, patient, and caring. They ensure each child receives an outstanding educational experience.

Families actively collaborate with teachers to meet the educational, social, and emotional needs of their children.

All teachers at Madelaine Halmos Academy hold a bachelor's degree or higher in an academic subject, have at least three years of K-12 teaching experience, or possess special skills and expertise qualifying them to teach K-12 subjects.

Welcome to Our School!

We are currently enrolling for the 2024-2025 program year!

To learn whether Madelaine Halmos Academy is right for your child, to arrange for a tour or to learn about our eligibility requirements, please contact our office at or (954) 463-8772, ext. 262.

To submit an application, please use the button below.

If your child is already enrolled at Madelaine Halmos Academy or is a VPK student at Jack & Jill Center and you would like to re-enroll them for the 2023-2024 school year, please click here.

Opportunity Scholarship Fund — MHA Students are College-Bound!