Massanutten Military Academy

5.00 (5 reviews)
Tel: (540) 459-2167 Ext. 1
614 South Main Street
Woodstock, VA 22664
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #1 - Massanutten Military Academy is proud to be one of the only 16 co-ed military schools in the country with cadets hailing from 28 different states and 7 countries.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #1 - Massanutten Military Academy is proud to be one of the only 16 co-ed military schools in the country with cadets hailing from 28 different states and 7 countries.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #2 - At Massanutten Military Academy, our holistic approach to education guides students to excel academically and grow as well-rounded adults. Our co-ed, college prep program focuses on character development, leadership, and service to help your student realize success. We believe in experiential learning promoting a STEM program, 100% college acceptances and 100% participation in athletics. Your child's success can begin today.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #3 - Because of MMA's focus on strong academic achievement, a 100% college acceptance rate and strong alumni support, MMA ranks highly among national co-educational, military schools in the United States. MMA offers rigorous academic programs through our STEM classes, leadership experience through JROTC and now our International Baccalaureate preparing our students to be global leaders once they graduate MMA.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #4 - Massanutten Military Academy's Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps falls under the United States Army Cadet Command. MMA is designated as a JROTC Honor Unit with Distinction and may nominate qualified candidates to the U.S. Service Academies. We are proud of our JROTC program, which ranks as one of the top 8 academic programs in the nation out of 1,600 programs.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #5 - Massanutten Military Academy is proud to be one of the only 16 co-ed military schools in the country with females making up 40% of our cadets. Massanutten Military Academy ensures that your daughter will be provided with a quality education while learning critical leadership skills. Prepare your daughter not only for academic growth but also a lifetime of success.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #6 - Massanutten Military Academy, founded in 1899, is nestled between the Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains in Woodstock, Virginia. Massanutten is situated directly in a small and safe community with a long and rich history. Students at MMA hail from all over the country and even the world. Some students join us from large metropolitan cities and others from quaint towns.
Massanutten Military Academy Photo #7 - At Massanutten Military Academy, cadets participate in a variety of different sports. Sports provides cadets the opportunity to develop an understanding of competition and teamwork that they can use throughout their lives. The sports offered depend on the competition season but a sample of our sports include football, Raiders, competitive shooting and rifle, volleyball, soccer, lacrosse, tennis, baseball, and more!
Massanutten Military Academy is a premier, co-ed, college preparatory private military school (grades 5-12 with Post Graduate students) offering an education above and beyond that of public schools.
At Massanutten Military Academy, we feature a challenging curriculum, cadet development, opportunities for leadership and the shared experience of teamwork. The sense of pride and accomplishment will remain with you for a lifetime.
Experience school as it should be at Massanutten Military Academy.

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  • United States Military Academy
    Massanutten Military Academy has been developing leaders of character since 1899 by instilling Courage, Purity, and Industry in its cadets. The Academy uniquely prepares its student body for a successful, productive life by challenging them in. . .
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    Massanutten's academic offerings allow students to explore their world and gain maturity and experience. At the same time, the school's structured environment helps students to learn self discipline and develop leadership skills. . .
  • Susquehanna University
    The JROTC program provides clearly defined rules, structure and pathway to success. Proudly wearing a uniform levels social strata and thus allows students to distinguish themselves through exceptional behaviors and performance in all aspects. . .
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Definition of Terms
 | 2021 School Data
Massanutten MilitaryBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege-Prep MilitaryCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered5-12, PG9-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded18991907
Campus Size40 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment140 students300 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Score1230* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms are required)
Average Class Size10 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Student : Teacher Ratio10:17:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered718
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program OfferedYesYes
Summer Program Cost$3,500
(up to $3500 depending on the program)
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
Tuition international students$45,000$54,500
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$5,000$25,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Acceptance Rate


# Interscholastic Sports Offered1216
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Drill Team, Football, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track, Track and Field, Volleyball


Total Extracurricular Organizations1123
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Badminton Club, Bible Study, Debate Club, Girls Inc, Interact Club, National Honor Society, STEM Club, Student Council, Technology Club, Webpage Design

Arts and Music Programs:

School Notes

  • Massanutten Military Academy has a long tradition of helping students reach their full potential. Our holistic approach to education not only helps your student to excel academically, but to grow as well-rounded human beings. We focus on character development, leadership, and service to help your student develop to their fullest potential. As part of the MMA curriculum, all high school cadets are enrolled into the Army JROTC program. Utilizing the resources and structure of this program, we are able to provide leadership skills that will last a lifetime.
  • Massanutten's mission is to 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. Together, we value cultural diversity and international mindedness as we prepare students to become tomorrow`s global citizens.
  • Our motto is Non Nobis Solum "Not for Ourselves Alone"
  • MMA offers a full STEM Curriculum, Honors Courses, and AP Courses, as well as Dual Enrollment Courses.
  • Average class size at MMA is 10 Cadets.
  • Massanutten has Guaranteed Admissions Agreements with:
    • Bridgewater College
    • Elmhurst College
    • Emory & Henry College
    • Georgia Military College
    • Longwood University
    • Norwich University
    • Susquehanna University
    • Sweet Briar College
    • Widener University
  • Massanutten Military Academy accreditations: Virginia Association of Independent Schools, Association of Military Colleges and Schools, United States ARMY JROTC

Profile last updated: 07/27/2021

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