Military Boarding Schools

There are 20 military boarding schools located throughout the USA and Canada.
The military schools listed below are college-prep boarding schools that have rigorous admissions standards.
Learn more about military boarding schools and how they work.
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Our cadets participate in the National Honor Society and are recognized on campus for their achievement.
MMA’s College Placement Office is staffed by a full time instructor whose sole purpose is to provide Cadets with individualized guidance on educational planning, scholarship and financial aid guidance, career counseling, and complete college application processing. With hundreds of catalogs and brochures from colleges and universities, over 150 on-campus video tours, dozens of reference books filled with college related information, internet connection for on-line research and applications, the college room provides Cadets complete college processing services. In addition, many college representatives visit the school each year to visit personally with the Cadets. The college placement program provides for class and group counseling during the eighth, ninth and tenth grades and intensive individualized scheduled counseling in the junior and senior year.
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Our cadets participate in the National Honor Society and are recognized on campus for their achievement.
Win or lose, Hargrave's Post-Graduate basketball team always puts on a great show.
With a college preparatory curriculum administered in a structured, small and caring environment, FMS boasts a 100% college-acceptance rate.
Cadets forge lifelong friendships at NMMI.
Students come from an average of 28 countries and 17 U.S. states to attend Admiral Farragut Academy in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida.
The Blue Devil is the mascot for Fork Union Military Academy.
R-MA's marching band participates in the Washington, D.C., and/or New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade every year in addition to other parades on the East Coast. The concert band performed at the National Rifle Association's annual convention for three consecutive years.
St. John's is very proud of it's involvement in Community. Pictured here are cadets playing at the POW/MIA ceremony held annually in Salina. All cadets attend, and our band members participate as well. It is a fulfilling and rewarding experience.
Army JROTC is a part of our overall leadership education.  Classes, trips to historic venues, use of the outdoor obstacle course, and drill are regular cadet experiences.
Missouri Military Academy is a preparatory school with a military tradition that prepares boys for leadership in college and career via our 360 Degree Education. We are located in the heart of the Midwest in the quaint community of Mexico, on a stunning 288-acre campus.
MMA’s College Placement Office is staffed by a full time instructor whose sole purpose is to provide Cadets with individualized guidance on educational planning, scholarship and financial aid guidance, career counseling, and complete college application processing. With hundreds of catalogs and brochures from colleges and universities, over 150 on-campus video tours, dozens of reference books filled with college related information, internet connection for on-line research and applications, the college room provides Cadets complete college processing services. In addition, many college representatives visit the school each year to visit personally with the Cadets. The college placement program provides for class and group counseling during the eighth, ninth and tenth grades and intensive individualized scheduled counseling in the junior and senior year.
Our outstanding music department provides classroom instruction in music theory, music history, and musical experiences.  Students are also welcome to play in the marching band and take private piano or guitar lessons.
'My favorite thing about Valley Forge Military Academy is the camaraderie within the Corps of Cadets,' said Cadet John Ensle. We are part of a brotherhood, going through the same challenges and experiences bringing us closer together. We will share this bond for life.'
Inside the barracks (dorms), cadets may wear civilian clothes.  Gaming consoles, TV's, and other personal items are allowed!!
Robert Land Academy enrolls approximately 125 young men each year in grades 5 through 12.  Eighty percent come from across Canada, with the remaining 20% coming from the United States, Germany, Hong Kong, China, Mexico, The Caribbean and elsewhere around the world.  They represent a broad diversity of ethnic and religious backgrounds.
Riverside Military Academy cadet officers stand at attention during a parade on Maginnis Field.
2014-15 Corps of Cadets
Of course, one of the major highlights of the year is graduation. Seniors proudly wear their formal uniforms, and prepare for life after ANA.

As a college preparatory boarding school, our graduates go on to exciting endeavors at highly regarded colleges. Their leadership and academic experience at the Academy prepares them for success no matter where they go next.

Military Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Grades: 8-12 | 307 students501 Park Street North
    St. PetersburgFL 33710
    727-384-5500 ext 220
    8-12307
  • Grades: 7-12 | 320 students2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008
    888.762.2338
    7-12320
  • Grades: 7-12, PG | 298 students520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    (800)948-6291
    7-12, PG298
  • Grades: 6-12 | 85 students200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068
    717-582-2121
    6-1285
  • Grades: 7-12 | 170 students225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    1-800-946-7773
    7-12170
  • Fork Union Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    Grades: 7-12, PG | 535 studentsP.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    1-800-GO-2-FUMA
    7-12, PG535
  • Hargrave Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    Grades: 7-12, PG | 210 students200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    800-432-2480
    7-12, PG210
  • Grades: 7-12 | 79 students5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
    HoweIN 46746
    (888) 462-4693
    7-1279
  • Grades: 8-12, PG | 261 students320 Iwo Jima Blvd
    HarlingenTX 78550
    8-12, PG261
  • Grades: 6-12, PG | 100 students614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    877-466-6222
    6-12, PG100
  • Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265
    573-581-1776x321
    7-12, PG250
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 871 students101 West College Blvd
    RoswellNM 88201
    800-421-5376
    9-12, PG871
  • Randolph-Macon Academy
    (United Methodist)
    Grades: 6-12, PG | 314 students200 Academy Drive
    Front RoyalVA 22630
    540-636-5484
    6-12, PG314
  • Grades: 7-12 | 530 students2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    1-800-462-2338
    7-12530
  • Grades: 5-12 | 125 students6727 South Chippawa Rd
    Wellandport, OntarioCanada 12345
    905-386-6203
    5-12125
  • St. Catherine's Academy
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    Grades: 4-8

    K-8 (day)
     | K-8 (day) | 150 students
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805
    714-772-1363
    4-8

    K-8 (day)
    150
  • St. John's Military School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    Grades: 6-12 | 231 studentsPo Box 5020
    SalinaKS 67402
    (866)704-5294
    6-12231
  • Grades: 8-12

    6-12 (day)
     | 6-12 (day) | 465 students
    20955 West Tejas Trail
    San AntonioTX 78257
    2106987171
    8-12

    6-12 (day)
    465
  • Grades: 7-12

    6-12 (day)
     | 6-12 (day) | 300 students
    1001 Eagle Road
    WaynePA 19087
    610-989-1490
    7-12

    6-12 (day)
    300
  • Grades: 9-12 | 120 students1880 Washington Ave.
    LexingtonMO 64067
    1-800-962-7682
    9-12120
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