- There are 21 military boarding schools located throughout the USA and Canada.
- The military schools listed below are college-prep boarding schools that have rigorous admissions standards.
- Learn more about military boarding schools and how they work.
Army JROTC is a part of our overall leadership education. Classes, trips to historic venues, use of the outdoor obstacle course, and drill are regular cadet experiences.
As an Army JROTC Honor Unit with Distinction, Fishburne Military School may nominate qualified cadets for admission to any of the US Service Academies.
We pride ourselves in our diverse student body, with students representing more than 35 states and 24 countries.
Aerial view of the Riverside Military Academy campus. Riverside is located on Lake Lanier in the foothills of the Blueridge Mountains just one hour north of Atlanta, GA.
Missouri Military Academy is a preparatory school with a military tradition that prepares boys for leadership in college and career via our 360 Degree Education. We are located in the heart of the Midwest in the quaint community of Mexico, on a stunning 288-acre campus.
St. John's Military School is proud of their drill team. The drill team competes with various military schools. A lot of time and training goes into the drill team. It is an excellent opportunity for a cadet to become involved in something extra curricular.
R-MA's marching band participates in the Washington, D.C., and/or New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade every year in addition to other parades on the East Coast. The concert band performed at the National Rifle Association's annual convention for three consecutive years.
Technology continues to grow, and St. Catherine's is committed to reflecting that in our educational program. Each classroom is equipped with a SmartBoard, and students can utilize personal computers through our traveling laptop cart. In addition, every student attends computer instruction in our new technology learning lab. Students learn basic computer and study skills and are instructed in the full suite of Microsoft programs most commonly required in college-prep high school classes.
Students at Robert Land Academy have the opportunity to select from a wide range of extracurricular activities and clubs. Climbing on the indoor climbing wall, weight lifting, mountain biking, paint ball, and music are just a few of the many choices available.
Early morning Colors are an honored tradition observed by MMA Corps of Cadets, staff and faculty. Every Monday through Friday morning, the Corps of Cadets march to the front of the military headquarters, coming to attention in front of the flag pole. To see Old Glory unfurl in the early morning sunshine against a brilliant blue Texas sky; and MMA’s Corps of Cadets - all at attention dressed in U.S. Marine Corps crisp, clean uniforms; staff and faculty standing erect with right hand over heart or in salute as appropriate…all in unison, in patriotic salute…oh, what a feeling, and what an awesome beginning to each day here at the Academy!
Take flight in Hargrave comprehensive basketball program. Postgraduate, varsity, JV and middle school team available. Departures daily.
Leadership and character education make military schools unique. Our students learn important skills like teamwork, communication, and self-confidence that prepare them for leadership roles throughout the rest of their lives. Many of our students have gone on to become leaders in business, government, medicine, law, and the military, thanks to the lessons learned here.
Military Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
200 N. Carlisle St.
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grades: 8-12, PG | 85 students
P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
Fork Union, VA 23055
Grades: 7-12, PG | 535 students
320 Iwo Jima Blvd
Harlingen, TX 78550
Grades: 8-12, PG | 261 students
204 Grand Street
Mexico, MO 65265
Grades: 7-12, PG | 250 students
78 Academy Avenue
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12520
Grades: 6-12, PG | 100 students
2001 Riverside Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grades: 7-12 | 530 students
6727 South Chippawa Rd
Wellandport, Ontario, Canada 12345
Grades: 5-12 | 125 students
215 N. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
Po Box 5020
Salina, KS 67402
Grades: 6-12 | 231 students
20955 West Tejas Trail
San Antonio, TX 78257
Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 465 students
1880 Washington Ave.
Lexington, MO 64067
Grades: 9-12 | 65 students
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