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Riverside Military Academy, located in Gainesville, GA, is one of the best military, college preparatory schools in the nation. We've been helping young men reach their true potential for over 106 years!
Serving boarding and day cadets in grades 7-12, Riverside's distinctive and positive educational environment provides young men with the motivation and confidence to succeed with each new challenge. The RMA Corps of Cadets consists of more than 480 young men from 22 countries, and our beautiful 206 acre campus resides on the shores of Lake Lanier in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
What makes Riverside Military Academy special?
Riverside's vision is to be the premier or gold standard for military college preparatory school education in America. Our mission is to prepare ethical young men of character for success in college and thereafter through the provision of a rigorous academic program, leadership skills, competitive athletics, extensive co-curricular activities, and the structure and discipline inherent in a military, college preparatory school.
During these critical formative years when a young man's character, confidence, and work ethic are forever shaped, we provide the foundation neeeded to help him flourish. Cadets grow from impressionable boys into mature, confident leaders. The military structure enhances our overall educational experience by teaching personal and organizational responsibility, time management, and the value of collaboration. Review Riverside Military Academy's complete Mission Statement.
Plan your visit to tour our state-of-the-art facilities while meeting cadets, parents, and faculty. The Academy is located in Gainesville, GA just one hour north of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Each year our admissions counselors travel around the United States and internationally to introduce new families to Riverside Military Academy. View our Admissions Event Calendar for a complete listing of school fairs and admissions events.
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