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|
| 2021 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||300 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||12||16|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Drill Team, Intramural Sports Only, Markmanship, Mountaineering, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||5||23|
|Extracurriculars||Club or Organization:|
Aeronautics, Cyber Security, Drum Corps, Recondo - Raiders Team, Speech and Debate
- 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)
Profile last updated: 08/25/2021
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- Grades: 6-12 | 125 students 577.4 miles22000 Hwy 27
Lake Wales, FL 33859
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