Highest Percentage of Students on Financial Aid (2017-2018)

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  • Among "Military Schools", view the boarding schools with the highest percentage of students on financial aid.
  • Keep in mind that challenging and creative education programs at boarding schools require a substantial amount of resources.
  • Generally, the full cost of educating a student at any boarding school exceeds the cost of tuition by several thousand dollars - schools rely on other revenue sources (e.g., endowments, annual giving, etc.) in addition to tuition revenue to cover their costs.
  • In that sense, all students at boarding schools receive financial aid.
  • When schools offer "financial aid" (in the traditional sense of the phrase) to reduce tuition, those reductions are in addition to the already subsidized cost of full tuition.
  • Keep this in mind when assessing the full value that boarding schools provide for your investment.

Highest Percentage of Students on Financial Aid

Among Military Schools (out of 14 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School % Students on Aid Grades Location
  • 1.-4.
    50%-70%
    Grades: 7-12
    5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
    HoweIN 46746
    888-462-4693
  • 2.
    >70%
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    101 West College Blvd
    RoswellNM 88201
    800-421-5376
  • 3.-2.
    >70%

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    78 Academy Avenue
    Cornwall-on-HudsonNY 12520
    888-275-6962
  • 4.
    Fork Union Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    50%-70%
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    1-800-462-3862
  • 5.
    40%-45%
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265
    573-581-1776
Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School % Students on Aid Grades Location
  • 6.-7.
    Randolph-Macon Academy
    (United Methodist)
    35%-40%
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    200 Academy Drive
    Front RoyalVA 22630
    540-636-5484
  • 6.-7.
    St. Catherine's Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    35%-40%

    Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day)
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805
    714-772-1363
  • 8.-11.
    30%-35%
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    800-948-6291
  • 8.-11.
    30%-35%

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068
    717-582-2121
  • 8.-11.
    Hargrave Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    30%-35%

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    800-432-2480
  • 8.-11.
    30%-35%

    Grades: 7-12
    2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    1-800-462-2338
  • 12.
    20%-30%
    Grades: 7-12
    2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008
    888-762-2338
  • 13.-14.
    <20%
    Grades: 8-12, PG
    320 Iwo Jima Blvd
    HarlingenTX 78550
  • 13.-14.
    <20%

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day)
    20955 West Tejas Trail
    San AntonioTX 78257
    2106987171

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