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Carson Long Military Institute

Carson Long Military Institute is an all-male private boarding traditional school for students in grades 6 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Carson Long Military Institute says

Carson Long Military Institute is the oldest boarding school with military training in the United States. Carson Long emphasis is placed upon providing a preparatory education that positions the majority of graduating students to pursue a post graduate (college) career. There is a low teacher-to-student ratio in most classes and a focus on individualized instruction. English as a Second Language (ESL) is offered, and advanced honors courses are available for students who desire a more demanding curriculum. The Carson Long experience teaches important life skills, teamwork, problem-solving, time management, and more which serves students well upon graduation. Extra curricular activities including major sports,club activities, rifle team, and drum and bugle corps. Students attend worship services of their faith each Sunday. The Army Junior ROTC training program motivates our cadets to be better citizens. A wide range of subjects and life skills helps reinforce other areas of academic curriculum - strong skills, communications, leadership, and citizenship.Carson Long is governed by a 15 member Board of Trustees and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.




Grades Cost Term
Middle School $21,900 Annual

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  (717) 582-2121
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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 84
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 3
7 1
8 8
9 12
10 14
11 16
12 30

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Student Teacher Ratio 4 : 1
Gender 100% Male
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 100%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 39%
Hispanic/Latino 7%
Black or African American 24%
Asian 30%

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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