The Founder and Visionary of PROCLAIM ACADEMY is
Minister Daria Bryant who has a B.A. Degree in History
from Spelman College, and a Masters Degree in
Educational Leadership from American Intercontinental
University. Before Founding PROCLAIM ACADEMY,
Daria had careers as a Public School Teacher and
Business Professional. With her passion for
education and vision from God she desires to be an agent
Isaiah 58:12 states, “and they that shall
be of thee shall build the old waste places: thou shalt raise up
the foundations of many generations; and thou shalt be called,
The repairer of the breach, The restorer of paths to dwell in.”
mission of Proclaim Academy is to “raise up the
foundations of many generations” by providing a
positive, nurturing, learning environment with an
expectation of excellence, using the best practices for
discovering and developing the talents of underserved
students in academics, arts or athletics.
include the core curriculum
provide a safe, nurturing environment for all students
regardless of learning style or ability.
teach God’s Word, God’s Love, and
teach Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior.
prepare students for Godly lives of empowerment.
Vision of Proclaim Academy, Inc.
Develop a campus for
private education to be used as academic, fine arts,
and athletic facilities for 3K to eight grades.
Empower students with
full mastery of college preparatory skills through
the efforts of the administrators, teachers,
parents, students and the community.
Establish a network of
collaborators, sponsors and affiliates to provide
resources and talents to underwrite the growth of
Board of Proclaim Academy, Inc.
Proclaim Academy Board
Dr. Sherman Bonds
Min. Daria Bryant, M.Ed.
Ernest & Pamela Dixon
Rita Gibson, MBA
Dr. Monique Mabry
Arthur & Sandra Queen
Dr. Ethel Smith
Karen Young, MPM
ACADEMY seeks to educate and motivate
students to fully develop intellectual
abilities, performing arts talents, or athletic
abilities by bringing together educational,
artistic and athletic resources and enlist
support from philanthropic organizations. We
work to encourage students to explore their
talents, to think analytically and to perform
competitively in all areas.
works to promote self-determination by involving
our students in innovative student centered
learning. PROCLAIM ACADEMY empowers students
with healthy lifestyle knowledge and practices,
by applying Biblical principles to address
health issues affecting youth, such as
nutrition, fitness and obesity and designs
suitable interventions. The BACK TO EDEN program
encourages home gardening and eating foods that
would have been in the Garden of Eden (no
packaged or processed foods). This program helps
students learn botany as they plant gardens, and
to realize the importance of nutrition and
wellness in their everyday lives.