Fishburne Military School
- Fishburne Military School offers young men from across the United States and across the world a structured safe environment that strongly encourages honor, integrity, personal responsibility and respect for everyone.
- With robust academics that focus upon STEM and college preparation, Fishburne Military School features small classes where students from all cultures exchange ideas.
- Highly respected award winning athletics program where everyone plays. Only two and a half hours drive from Washington DC, Fishburne Military School is located in the beautiful safe Shenandoah Valley of Virginia close to major highways and airports.
- The Corps of Cadets at Fishburne Military School is recognized by the US Army JROTC Cadet Command as an Honor Unit With Distinction."
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- North Carolina State University One aspect that Fishburne fostered was brotherhood. Every guy there was your brother. You leaned on your brothers and faced adversity together and that is what made that school and the relationships that I built. . .
- West virginia university Army JROTC which has held highest level of distinction for over 20 years due to stellar scores on annual RFI. Outstanding teachers and educational experience. Amazing alumni support. Small classroom and. . .
- UNC It is difficult for me to answer this question concisely, as there are numerous things unique to Fishburne Military School. I attended Fishburne during the mid 80's, however what was relevant to me then remains. . .
- College of William and Mary Fishburne is small and compact. All classes are small so that everybody knows everybody else. At present the entire campus contains a total of five buildings which includes the Alumni House. It. . .
- UNC Charlotte It is a small school, and after just a few weeks everyone pretty much will know everyone else, or at least their last name. That knowledge includes faculty and staff knowing each cadet, even. . .
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2017 School Data
|Fishburne Military||Boarding School Avg.|
|School Focus||College-Prep Military||College Preparatory|
|Campus Size||9 acres||110 acres|
|Enrollment||170 students||300 students|
|% Students of Color|
|% International Students|
|% Students Boarding|
|Average SAT Score||n/a||* National Avg. »View|
|Offers Post-Grad Year||No||No|
Academics and Faculty
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
|Average Class Size||10 students||12|
*National School Avg. » 20
|Teacher : Student Ratio||1:8||1:7|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes||Yes|
|% Faculty with Advanced Degree|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes||Yes|
(Tuition consideration for sons of military. )
|Merit Scholarships Offered||Yes||No|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling||Jan. 15|
|Director of Admissions||Ms. Suzanne Ryan|
|Associate Director of Admissions||Joan M. Byrne|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|# Interscholastic Sports Offered||16||14|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Track and Field, Wrestling|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||15||23|
|Extracurriculars||Club or Organization:|
Academic Bowl, Boy Scouts, Color Guard, CyberPatriot, Drill Team, Key Club, National Honor Society, Raiders, Robotics Club, Rocketry Club
Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Student Newspaper, Yearbook
Recreational Athletic Programs:
JV Football, JV Socce
|Year:||10 Most Popular College Choices (# Enrolled)|
|Link to Matriculation Data|
- Fishburne Military School is a highly inclusive college preparatory learning community that recognizes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) offer young men a distinct advantage in global competition. We emphasize honor, integrity, personal responsibility and respect for everyone as values of true leadership. The intent of our faculty and staff is to provide a competitive high school curriculum that meets the requirements of the best colleges and universities. Together with an array of athletics, the days of our cadets are very full.
- JROTC provides the military structure and organization which will serve our Cadets as they enter the business world or military service. Fishburne prides itself on awarding an outstanding applicant the annual Leadership for Life scholarship; this award fully supports the cadet throughout his years at Fishburne. The details of Leadership for Life are on the Fishburne website at https://www.fishburne.org/leadershipforlifescholars
- Set in the beautiful and safe Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, Fishburne is an easy two and a half hour drive from Washington DC and just thirty minutes west of historic Charlottesville. The smaller size of Fishburne creates the close dependable family structure young men thrive in. We invite applications from all nationalities throughout the year.
- School accreditations: SACS, VAIS, AdvancED, TABS, AMCSUS
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