Howe Military Academy

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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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  • 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 
2017 School Data
Howe MilitaryBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege-Prep MilitaryCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered7-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationChristianNon-denominational
Year Founded18841910
Campus Size100 acres110 acres

Student Body

Enrollment82 students300 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Score1450* National Avg. »View
Average ACT score24*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
Average Class Size8 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:61:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered316
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program OfferedNoYes


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)
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$6,000$22,410
Merit Scholarships OfferedNoNo


Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Acceptance Rate
Director of AdmissionsMrs. Jodi Clouse
Associate Director of AdmissionsMrs. Marisue Barton


# Interscholastic Sports Offered1314
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling


Total Extracurricular Organizations2823
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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