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Providing a 360˚ Education

Missouri Military Academy is one of the top college prep military boarding schools in the United States. We empower young men in grades 7-12 to triumph in college and in life.

100% of Missouri Military Academy graduates are accepted into college — schools like Case Western Reserve, The Citadel, Savannah College of Art and Design, and the University of Washington. They become solid citizens and leaders in business, government and the military. One was even the first to cross the Atlantic in a hot air balloon. 

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Teacher of the Semester, Maj. Larry McClarey

Social Studies Department Chair Major Larry McClarey was recently honored at the school year's opening assembly as Teacher of the Semester. Below, learn more about Major McClarey and his time at MMA.

Corps of Cadets Celebrates Gen. Clifton B. Cates Day

Missouri Military Academy annually celebrates Gen. Clifton B. Cates Day on Aug. 31 to honor the birthday of one of the Academy's most accomplished graduates. A 1910 MMA graduate, Gen. Cates led a distinguished military career, serving through World War I, World War II and the Korean War. He eventually became the 19th commandant of the Marine Corps.

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V/JV Soccer vs Kirksville HS - HOME GAMES
Date: 9/22/2018, 1 PM 3:30 PM
STL Cardinals Game - MMA Color Guard Presenting Colors for the National Anthem 1:15 p.m. game time
Date: 9/23/2018, 8:30 AM 6:30 PM
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Chicago Meet and Greet MMA Admissions
Date: 9/24/2018, 7 PM 9 PM
Location: Hilton Orrington/Evanston, 1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL 60201, USA

MMA Pride

Character. Athletics. Academics. Leadership. Adventure. 
These are the pillars of an MMA education. Whether your son is in middle or high school, Missouri Military Academy can help him maximize his potential with the help of our caring, qualified faculty in a safe, structured environment. Students travel from around the world to build an exceptional future here at Missouri Military Academy.
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Why MMA?

Families choose Missouri Military Academy for a variety of reasons. Some find that MMA offers the character development, academic challenge, leadership training, or structure they've been looking for. Below is just one story of how a family vacation set them on the path to 360° Education that has made all the difference in the life of their son.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Transitioning to a Boarding School

A boarding school can provide your son a truly life changing experience. The introduction to high level academics, a structured environment, and leadership development provided by institutions like Missouri Military Academy gets young men ready for the challenges that lie ahead.

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