RMA Mission Statement
Strategic Statement and Ethos
Riverside Military Academy cadets receive a traditional American-style education where the personal values of selflessness, honor, and patriotism matter. Cadets respect the culture and religious beliefs of others and possess the poise and confidence to express their views with vigor and forethought. They understand history, science, mathematics, and communicate the written word. The faculty and staff realize that it is insufficient to educate the mind. They must also educate the heart, soul, and spirit.
The purpose of Riverside Military Academy is to develop virtuous and competent young men who are prepared for success in college and positions of responsibility thereafter. The academic and military programs combine to produce young men of character, sound judgment, and commitment. Riverside graduates will embody the characteristics of an educated and engaged citizen – one who is critical to the governance of a free republic.
Riverside Military Academy will be a premier college-preparatory school that provides its graduates with the personal and intellectual attributes necessary for success in college and in life. The foundation of the Riverside Military Academy experience will be an integrated educational experience that develops the whole person.
The Mission of Riverside Military Academy is to prepare ethical young men of character for success in college and in life through the provision of a rigorous academic program, leadership opportunities, competitive athletics, extensive co-curricular activities, and the structure and discipline inherent in a military preparatory school environment.