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Missouri Military Academy

Missouri Military Academy is an all-male private boarding traditional school for students in grades 6 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Missouri Military Academy says

Missouri Military Academy is a prepratory school with a military tradition that is focused on academic excellence and the development of leadership and character for boys in grades 6-12. We offer a 360-Degree Education that promotes academic excellence, physical development, good character, personal motivation and leadership.MMA offers something for students at all levels, whether it's a rigorous program designed to challenge a student or a structured program that can help a student realize his academic potential. Missouri Military Academy graduates have been accepted to some of the finest colleges and universities in America, including the prestigious U.S. service academies.Located in the quaint Midwestern town of Mexico, Missouri, our beautiful 288-acre campusprovides a safe, supportive learning and growing environment for young men from around the world. Located in scenic central Missouri, MMA’s 288-acre campus is an ideal setting for a unique boarding school experience. New students join a diverse Corps of Cadets, which has accepted young men from all 50 states and more than 20 foreign nations. With classes, athletics and after school organizations designed for boys of every interest and skill level, there is a place for you at MMA. MMA features:Classes to benefit students of every skill level, from a learning resource center to Advanced Placement and dual-credit college courses.A dedicated College Placement Officer who guides cadets through the college application and selection process. A nationally recognized JROTC program, honored 30 times over with the US Army's highest distinction. Exceptional facilities, including a new state of the art academic building. 10 varsity sports and a wide array of intramurals, featuring some of the finest athletic facilities in the Midwest. An internationally diverse student body. Extensive recreational and extracurricular programs and facilities, from music, chorus, and drama to military-style competitions and flight training. On-site paintball course for use by cadets. Constantly updated computer labs and Internet access in cadet rooms. Comfortable, secure dormitories, complete with recreation areas.





Grades Cost Term
Middle School $31,500 Annual

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  (573) 581-1776
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Test Scores

1511 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 239
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 7
7 18
8 23
9 33
10 56
11 52
12 50

Missouri Military Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Missouri Military Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Average Class Size 10
Gender 100% Male
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 97%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 54%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 25%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 16%


  • Chess Club
  • Chorus
  • Drama/Theater
  • Drill Team
  • Flag Football
  • Literary Magazine
  • Marching Band
  • Riflery
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Weight Lifting
  • Wrestling

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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