Howe Military Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: 888-462-4693
5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
Howe, IN 46746
  • Howe Military Academy: Preparing global leaders by providing a rigorous education grounded in Christian values within a structured military environment.For more than 130 years, we have been perfecting our education model so we can make life at Howe as predictable and stable as possible for your child.
  • Our fusion of military structure, Christian values, and educational rigor helps students feel cared for while demanding respect, self-discipline, and academic growth.

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  • Class of 1993
    5 Stars   12/27/2014
    Adrian College
    I wouldn't of graduated if it wasn't for Howe. I wouldn't of landed and retired from the medical field if it wasn't for Howe. I wouldn't of gotten a quality education if it wasn't for. . .

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Definition of Terms 
2016 School Data
Howe Military Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College-Prep Military College Preparatory
Grades Offered 7-12 9-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Christian Non-denominational
Year Founded 1884 1910
Campus Size 100 acres 105 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 82 students 298 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Score 1450 * National Avg. »View
Average ACT score 24 *National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad Year No No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal
Average Class Size 8 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:6 1:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered 3 16
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program Offered No Yes


Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
(Includes tuition, books, meals, room, and uniforms)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
(Includes tuition, books, meals, and uniforms.)
Tuition international students $38,380 $47,400
Yearly Tuition
(5 Day Boarding)
$28,270 $38,500
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant $6,000 $22,000
Merit Scholarships Offered No No


Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Acceptance Rate
Director of AdmissionsMrs. Jodi Clouse
Associate Director of AdmissionsMrs. Marisue Barton


# Interscholastic Sports Offered 13 14
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling


Total Extracurricular Organizations 28 23
ExtracurricularsAcolytes, Airsoft Club, Alpha Delta Tau, Cannon Crew, Choir, Color Guard, CyberPatriot, Drama Club, Drill Team, Entrepreneurship Club, History Club, Iron Guard, L.I.F.E., Marching Band, Martial Arts, National Honor Society, Old Guard, Pep Band, Raiders, Robotics, SCUBA, Sea Scouts, Speech Team, Student Government, Table Tennis,

School Notes

  • Howe Military Academy is an independent, college-preparatory, co-ed, Christian boarding school  for grades 7-12. Nestled on a 100 acre park-like setting, Howe is located in northeast Indiana`s beautiful lake country.
  • Day School offered to students within a 30 mile radius of our campus for grades 7-12.
  • After his death, the estate of Mr. John B. Howe, a successful educator, attorney, businessman and author, was combined with funds from Mrs. Howe and others to open the school in 1884. Ten years after the opening of the school, Howe was changed from a grammar school to a military school.
  • Howe`s cadets learn how to transfer the benefits of military discipline, organization, and leadership to their college and career path.
  • All high school cadets are required to enroll in Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps classes.
  • Howe`s JROTC program has been recognized, since 1921, by the United States Army, as a program 'with distinction'.
  • Now working with Trine University, Howe offers dual-credit courses to juniors and seniors. Ninety percent of Howe`s graduates go on to college and University studies.
  • LD types supported: IEPs, 504 Plan
  • School accreditations: State of Indiana, The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
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