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.
Randolph-Macon Academy offers a unique flight program. The two airplanes (both Cessna 172s) are owned by the Academy, and the instructors are faculty members. About 30 students each year are enrolled in the program. On average, four to six students solo each year, and another one to two earn their private pilot certification.
Randolph-Macon Academy offers a unique flight program. The two airplanes (both Cessna 172s) are owned by the Academy, and the instructors are faculty members. About 30 students each year are enrolled in the program. On average, four to six students solo each year, and another one to two earn their private pilot certification.
Aerial view of the Riverside Military Academy campus.  Riverside is located on Lake Lanier in the foothills of the Blueridge Mountains just one hour north of Atlanta, GA.
Massanutten Military Academy's mission is o prepare cadets for their success by delivering structure and a superior educational experience.  Our unique approach involves an environment built on collaboration, critical thinking, and innovation.
As an Army JROTC Honor Unit with Distinction, Fishburne Military School may nominate qualified cadets for admission to any of the US Service Academies.
St. Catherine's recognizes the important role that athletics plays in the development of a well-rounded young man.  Our physical education program and championship athletic teams seek to develop skills and capabilities that reach far beyond the athletic field.
Ariel view of Carson Long's campus.
Robert Land Academy's varsity sports teams compete against area high schools. Teams and individual athletes are eligible to advance to zone (SOSSA) and Provincial (OFSSA) championships to compete.
Students use the school's waterfront boat basin during and after school or on the weekends for sailing, paddleboarding, kayaking, canoeing, tubing, fishing, or seine and cast netting.
Technology utilized in the classroom
We teach our core values in every classroom and many activities we do on campus: teamwork, duty, integrity, respect, honor.
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.
Also unique to the VFMA educational experience, our academically qualified high school juniors and seniors are granted the opportunity to enroll in college level classes, taken at Valley Forge Military College, on campus.
Cadet praying at the altar in our historic St. James Chapel.
Take flight in Hargrave comprehensive basketball program. Postgraduate, varsity, JV and middle school team available. Departures daily.
Cadets enjoying Ping Pong on the 3 tables located in the Jack Vanier Hall recreation center. There is also two movie rooms, pool tables, and weight room. This facility provides a place for cadets to relax and feel at home.
Established in 1889, Missouri Military Academy has transformed young men into leaders who are well-educated, prepared gentlemen of character. Our long history and distinct traditions inspire a sense of pride and duty among the young men who seek to fulfill their potential at MMA.
Early morning Colors are an honored tradition observed by MMA Corps of Cadets, staff and faculty.   Every Monday through Friday morning, the Corps of Cadets march to the front of the military headquarters, coming to attention in front of the flag pole.  To see Old Glory unfurl in the early morning sunshine against a brilliant blue Texas sky; and MMA’s Corps of Cadets - all at attention dressed in U.S. Marine Corps crisp, clean uniforms; staff and faculty standing erect with right hand over heart or in salute as appropriate…all in unison, in patriotic salute…oh, what a feeling, and what an awesome beginning to each day here at the Academy!
The science lab provides cadets with hands on experience. The Perkins Technology Center exposes the students to computer skills.

Military Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 501 Park Street North
    St. PetersburgFL 33710

    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
  • 2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008

    Grades: 7-12 | 320 students
  • 520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 298 students
  • 200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 85 students
  • 225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980

    Grades: 7-12 | 170 students
  • Fork Union Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 535 students
  • Hargrave Military Academy
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students
  • 5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
    HoweIN 46746

    Grades: 7-12 | 82 students
  • 320 Iwo Jima Blvd
    HarlingenTX 78550

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 261 students
  • 614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 100 students
  • 204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students
  • 101 West College Blvd
    RoswellNM 88201

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 871 students
  • Randolph-Macon Academy
    (United Methodist)
    200 Academy Drive
    Front RoyalVA 22630

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 320 students
  • 2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501

    Grades: 7-12 | 530 students
  • 6727 South Chippawa Rd
    Wellandport, OntarioCanada 12345

    Grades: 5-12 | 125 students
  • St. Catherine's Academy
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805

    Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
  • St. John's Military School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    Po Box 5020
    SalinaKS 67402

    Grades: 6-12 | 231 students
  • 20955 West Tejas Trail
    San AntonioTX 78257

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 465 students
  • 1001 Eagle Road
    WaynePA 19087

    Grades: 7-12 | 300 students
  • 1880 Washington Ave.
    LexingtonMO 64067

    Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
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