Oak Ridge Military Academy
Oak Ridge Military Academy Photo #2 - Class sizes are kept small in order to maximize individual learning.
Oak Ridge Military Academy Photo #3 - ORMA's military structure helps students develop into smart, mature leaders.
Oak Ridge Military Academy founded in 1852 is recognized as the oldest pre-college military boarding school in the United States.
It was the first military school to accept women in 1854.
In 1926 Oak Ridge was designated a Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps.
Starting in August 2021, the JROTC program will be offered to our 8th-grade cadets.
|Definition of Terms|
| 2020 School Data
|Oak Ridge Military||Boarding School Avg.|
|School Focus||College Preparatory|
|Supports Learning Differences (LD)||Yes||Yes|
|Campus Size||110 acres||125 acres|
|Enrollment||120 students||302 students|
|% Students of Color|
|% 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
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1||7:1|
|# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered||5||18|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes||Yes|
|% Faculty with Advanced Degree|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$4,500|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
(5 Day Boarding)
|Merit Scholarships Offered||Yes||No|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling||Jan. 15|
|Director of Admissions||Major Robert Forde|
|Associate Director of Admissions||Nathan Freeman|
|# Interscholastic Sports Offered||11||16|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Drill Team, Intramural Sports Only, Markmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||4||23|
|Extracurriculars||Club or Organization:|
Aeronautics, Cyber Security, Drum Corps, Recondo - Raiders Team
- LD types supported: ADHD and ADD
- Oak Ridge Military Academy accreditations: Association of Military Schools and Colleges of the United States, The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS), Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), North Carolina Association of Independent Schools (NCAIS)
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