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    Missouri Military Academy ::: Mexico, Missouri ::: Midwest U.S.

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    Missouri Military Academy

    • Located 2 hours from St. Louis
    • Boys only: 247 students including post graduates; 40% international
    • Dual Credit Program partnership for juniors and seniors with Westminster College
    • Excellent university placements include Boston University, New York University among others
    • ESL Program: small classes, academically rigorous program based on incoming testing.

    Founded

    1889

    Climate

    Warm summers and average temperature winters

    Student Body

    Boys only; 247 students (grades 7-12); 40% international

    Average Class Size

    12 students

    Faculty

    35 Faculty, 75% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    10:1

    College Placement

    100% university placements including Boston University, Brandeis University, New York University, University of California - Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of Missouri among others

    Honors & AP

    Advanced Placement:  Calculus AB & BC, Economics, English, Physics, Spanish, Statistics

    Marking System

    The 4.0 Grading system is used for all standard academic courses.  Advanced Placement courses use a 5.0 scale.  Students meet with their advisors once a week or as necessary.

    Programs of Study

    To graduate, students must successfully complete a minimum of 21.5 units of credit including:

    English - 4 credits
    Social Studies - 3 credits
    Mathematics - 3 credits
    Science - 3 credits
    Fine Arts - 1 credit
    Health & Physical Education - 1 credit
    Practical Arts - 1 credit
    Electives - 8 credits

    World Languages offered: Chinese, Spanish, on-line Arabic Language

    Cadets are required to earn 20 hours of community service each academic year. 

    SAT/ACT Scores: Average SAT score: 1446 (writing test not included); Average ACT score: 21

    Accreditation

    Missouri Military Academy is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)

    Athletics

    Sports: Basketball, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis, Wrestling

    Arts:

    Studio Arts, Band, Chorus, Music Appreciation, Music Production, Pep Band, Private Music Lessons, Website Design

    Extracurricular Activities

    Activities and Clubs: Biking Club, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Chorus, Color Guard, Cooking Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Drill Team, Drum and Bugle Corps, Fencing, Flag Football, Horseback Riding, Marching Band, Military Skills, National Honor Society

    Facilities

    2 academic buildings, Administration Building, Athletic fields, Chapel, 2 field houses, Gymnasium, Infirmary, Lake, Obstacle courses, Rappelling tower, 4 residence halls, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Track

    ESL

    ESL Program: Students are placed in an academically rigorous ESL program based on their incoming testing.  Classes are kept small to enhance the learning experience and a student's progress is very closely monitored.  ESL summer study also is available and may be required depending upon the student's incoming proficiency level.