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.
With a college preparatory curriculum administered in a structured, small and caring environment, FMS boasts a 100% college-acceptance rate.
Students come from an average of 28 countries and 17 U.S. states to attend Admiral Farragut Academy in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida.
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.
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. Petersburg, FL 33710
727-384-5500 ext 2208-12307
Grades: 7-12 | 320 students2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Grades: 7-12, PG | 298 students520 Hwy. 1 North
Camden, SC 29020
Grades: 6-12 | 85 students200 N. Carlisle St.
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grades: 7-12 | 170 students225 S. Wayne Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
Grades: 7-12, PG | 535 studentsP.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
Fork Union, VA 23055
Grades: 7-12, PG | 210 students200 Military Drive
Chatham, VA 24531
Grades: 7-12 | 79 students5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
Howe, IN 46746
Grades: 8-12, PG | 261 students320 Iwo Jima Blvd
Harlingen, TX 78550
Grades: 6-12, PG | 100 students614 South Main Street
Woodstock, VA 22664
Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students204 Grand Street
Mexico, MO 65265
Grades: 9-12, PG | 871 students101 West College Blvd
Roswell, NM 88201
Grades: 6-12, PG | 314 students200 Academy Drive
Front Royal, VA 22630
Grades: 7-12 | 530 students2001 Riverside Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grades: 5-12 | 125 students6727 South Chippawa Rd
Wellandport, Ontario, Canada 12345
Grades: 4-8| K-8 (day) | 150 students215 N. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
Grades: 6-12 | 231 studentsPo Box 5020
Salina, KS 67402
Grades: 8-12| 6-12 (day) | 465 students20955 West Tejas Trail
San Antonio, TX 78257
Grades: 7-12| 6-12 (day) | 300 students1001 Eagle Road
Wayne, PA 19087
Grades: 9-12 | 120 students1880 Washington Ave.
Lexington, MO 64067
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