Camden Military Academy

520 Hwy. 1 North
Camden, SC 29020
Tel: (800)948-6291
Gr: (Boarding) 7-12, PG | 302 students
"The school's philosophy is to develop the 'whole man' to the end that he is prepared not only academically, but also emotionally, physically, and morally, to face the trials and meet the opportunities that will be his after he leaves Camden Military Academy..."

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Definition of Terms 
2014 School Data
Camden Military Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College-Prep Military College Preparatory
Grades Offered 7-12, PG 7-12
School Type All-boys Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support Yes Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1892 1909
Campus Size 40 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 302 students 295 students
% Students of Color 23% 19%
% International Students 7% 20%
% Students Boarding 100% 68%
Average SAT Score 1050 * National Avg. »View
Average ACT score 24 *National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes Yes No
Frequency of Saturday Classes Weekly Weekly
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(civilian clothes are allowed during free time)
Average Class Size 15 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:7 1:7
# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 18 16
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 50% 67%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes


Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$19,995 $48,400
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a $27,240
% Students on Financial Aid 30% 35%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant $2,800 $20,255
Merit Scholarships Offered No No


Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate 80% 58%
Director of Admissions Robert Casey Robinson  

Course Listings

List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses


# Interscholastic Sports Offered 13 13
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Wrestling


Total Extracurricular Organizations 23 24
ExtracurricularsArt Club/ Lessons, Batallion Staff, Boy Scouts of America, Civil Air Patrol, CMA Archaeological Society, Drama Club, Driving School, Equestrian, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Fine Arts Club, Golf, International Club, Jazz Band, JROTC, Junior Leadership, KEY Club, Newspaper (School News), Paintball, Piano/Guitar Lessons, Robotics Team, Skateboarding, Social Media Team, Variety of Intramural Sports

School Notes:

  • The school's philosophy is to develop the "whole man" to the end that he is prepared not only academically, but also emotionally, physically, and morally, to face the trials and meet the opportunities that will be his after he leaves Camden Military Academy.
  • LD types supported: Dyslexia, CAPD, ADD/ADHD, Other mild learning differences
  • School accreditations: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), National Association of Colleges and Schools (NAIS), American Military Schools and Colleges of the United States (AMSCUS)

Nearby Schools:

The nearest boarding school is Ben Lippen School (26.2 miles away)
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  • ColumbiaBen Lippen School
    7401 Monticello Rd.
    ColumbiaSC 29203
    (803) 807-4145
    26.2 mi | 350 students | Gr. K-12
  • Winston-SalemSalem Academy
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    500 East Salem Avenue
    Winston-SalemNC 27101
    129.5 mi | 171 students | Gr. 9-12
  • AshevilleChrist School
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    500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    (800) 422-3212
    133.7 mi | 260 students | Gr. 8-12
  • GreensboroAmerican Hebrew Academy
    4334 Hobbs Road
    GreensboroNC 27410
    136.2 mi | 145 students | Gr. 9-12
  • AshevilleAsheville School
    360 Asheville School Rd.
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828) 254-6345
    144 mi | 285 students | Gr. 9-12
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