Last summer I had the pleasure of spending a few days with Extreme Military Challenge (XMC), a military-themed summer camp in Alabama for boys and girls ages 13 - 18. The camp simulates a two week Basic Training, which is the first step for all of their campers. Upon graduation campers earn the coveted title of CadetRead More About: Exploring Extreme Military Challenge!
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Whether you are a Frog, New Cadet, Plebe, RAT, ROK, Rook, Scrub, Trainee or a returning cadet, welcome to military school! This list will help you make the best of your passage into life on a military school campus and should help your parents to send more care packages.Read More About: Survival Kit for Military Boarding School
Captain Mark Black joins us for a great conversation about Fishburne Military School and what drew him into Military School Education. Also a great bonus story from his experiences as a Naval Aviator.Read More About: Interview with Fishburne Military School Superintendent
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Summer is a busy time for every Military School. Many of the schools offer Summer Camps and Summer School programs, some of which are a mixture of school and camp. Families use the summer to explore the boarding school experience or as a time for something fun and educational to help their students learn & grow. Students make friends and develop skills that will last a lifetime. Most summer students/campers are new to military school.Read More About: Summer Schools and Summer Camps
The educational format for military schools did not originate in the United States; however the U.S. is now home to the largest number of military schools.Read More About: Two Hundred and Fifteen Years of American Military Schools
We are privileged to have Mr. John Haynes, president of Oak Ridge Military Academy, join us by phone for our Head of School Podcast series.Read More About: Interview with Oak Ridge Military Academy President
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These fine schools are the most beautiful Military Boarding Schools as decided upon by the internet. Thank you to all cadets, alumni, parents, families, friends, and all others, who took the time to vote. We hope you had as much fun as we did.Read More About: Most Beautiful Military School
We explore different traditions of the Military Boarding Schools. From how they build community, unique ceremony's and awards, love-hate relationships with public speaking, steak dinners and losing their shirts.Read More About: Unique Traditions at Military School