The Best in Boys' Education

Welcome from the Director of Admissions

Greetings from Riverside Military Academy
Riverside Military Academy’s partnership with parents and adherence to local/state/federal health guidelines has resulted in a safe, secure, and healthy environment where on-campus, in–person learning is taking place. While the spring 2020 semester was completed via a robust synchronous learning platform, the fall semester 2020 opened with on-campus, in-person learning.  The safety and health of our cadets and staff is our highest priority coupled with continuing to provide in-person education, which we know is optimal for our cadets. Read more about RMA’s return to campus for the fall semester.  
Providing an Individualized Learning Experience

For over a century, Riverside Military Academy has been the preeminent college preparatory, military academy in the nation. While others have faded away, changed their name, or softened their approach, RMA has thrived. We believe it is because we know who we are, what we do, and who we serve. As an independent, all-boys, military boarding school, we are about as niche as you get. We embrace those four things and seek to deliver the best educational experience for our cadets in partnership with our wonderful parent and alumni communities.

Looking for Something More

If you are looking at this page, you are probably looking for something different. You are likely looking for more than what you are finding in local public or private day schools. If you are like most families we speak with, you are probably looking for more structure, more opportunity, more diversity, more sports, more fine arts, more leadership development, more focus, more challenge, or more academic support to name a few of the most common  “mores” we hear. 
Whether your son is a high potential, underachiever or a high performing student who desires more rigor in and outside of the classroom, you can find it here. 

A School That Supports Your Son’s Success

Riverside Military Academy is unique from other military schools in that it teaches students the personal values of honor, patriotism, and selflessness not only through the discipline and structure of a traditional military school environment but also through every facet of cadet life

From world-class facilities, exceptional faculty, highly qualified staff, and superior governance, RMA is about excellence. We welcome the opportunity to show you.

Talk to one of our informed, patient, and supportive admissions counselors. Let us help you decide if Riverside Military Academy is a good fit for your family.  

You can read more RMA's response to COVID-19 here. 

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List of 6 members.

  • Photo of Benjamin Allen

    Benjamin Allen 

    Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management
  • Photo of Amanda Barrett

    Amanda Barrett 

    Admissions & Financial Aid Coordinator
  • Photo of Jessica Gailey

    Jessica Gailey 

    Admissions Assistant
  • Photo of Maria Jones

    Maria Jones 

    Admissions Counselor
  • Photo of Ana Mason

    Ana Mason 

    International Admissions Counselor
  • Photo of Rob Parker

    Rob Parker 

    Admissions Counselor

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Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 reads:
No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

Riverside Military Academy complies with Title IX.

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Strictly Enforced