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Massanutten Military Academy

Massanutten Military Academy is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Massanutten Military Academy is a coeducational college preparatory school for grades 7 through 12 and one postgraduate year. We also offer a military format for our summer school program. Massanutten Military Academy’s mission is to provide a structured learning environment that produces confident, capable, productive citizens who are prepared for leadership and service. Our mission is established on the founding motto of the Academy, "Non Nobis Solum" ("Not for ourselves alone"), and based on the principles of Courage, Purity, and Industry. Established in 1899, the Academy adopted a military program in 1917. Today, the military structure plays a crucial role in the education of each cadet by creating a stable environment that is conducive to learning. The Academy's goal is to maintain an environment that is free of distractions and develops the academic and social abilities of all students to their fullest potential. Students are taught that learning is a lifelong process to be appreciated and enjoyed.MMA’s Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) is consistently recognized as an Honor Unit with Distinction. This enables the Academy to make nominations to our nation's service academies. MMA also offers dual enrollment courses for college credit through Shenandoah University.For more information, please e-mail or call 540-459-2167.MMA is fully accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS) and by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

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Grades Cost Term
Middle School $31,500 Annual

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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 146
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 5
8 11
9 16
10 33
11 47
12 34

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Student Teacher Ratio 6 : 1
Average Class Size 10
Gender 77% Male / 23% Female
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 98%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 54%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 29%
Asian 9%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%


  • Backpacking
  • Band
  • Canoeing
  • Community Service
  • Fitness
  • Hiking
  • Rappelling
  • Weight Lifting

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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