Fishburne Military School
All Boys | Full Boarding, 5-Day, Day, & International | Grades: 7 - 12
Waynesboro, VA, USA
Mission: The mission of Fishburne Military School is to provide each cadet with a sound academic foundation, a healthy mental and physical environment, and leadership training for a better understanding of the obligations of honor, citizenship, and self-discipline.T he small school on top of the hill was founded in 1879. FMS is oldest and smallest of all military schools in Virginia. Its college-prep curriculum is built upon the structure of an Army JROTC program. FMS is designated as a JROTC Honor Unit with Distinction and may nominate qualified candidates to the United States Service Academies. Fishburne hosts one of only four Summer JROTC programs in the nation, accredited by US Army Cadet Command.
Knowledge is Power
Fishburne Academics: https://www.fishburne.org/academicsThe main focus at Fishburne is academics, all other activities support academics. Fishburne focuses on the "Whole Man". With small classes and dedicated professors, personal attention is given to every student.
With a small class, you cannot fly under the radar.
Standard High School
Average Class Size: 10 Total Faculty: 18 Advanced Degrees: 6 ESL Program: No ADD/ADHD Support: Yes Learning Differences Support: No
Cadets are encouraged to practice their faith as part of their Whole Man education. There are several churches in walking distance and arrangements can be made for other churches.
Fishburne Military School is designated as an Honor Unit with Distinction within US Army Cadet Command’s 4th Brigade. As an Honor Unit with Distinction, FMS may nominate qualified cadets to any of the United States Service Academies.
- Academic Bowl
- Armed Drill
- Color Guard
- Cyber Patriots
- Exhibition Drill
- Leadership Bowl
- Unarmed Drill
FMS is oldest and smallest of all military schools in Virginia.
Athletics / Clubs / Activities
Fishburne Athletics: https://www.fishburne.org/athletics
Fishburne offers many different sports and cadets are required to participate in two each year.
- Cross Country
- Rifle Team
- Track And Field
Clubs & Activities
- Aviation - Summer Only
- Boy Scouts Of America - Troop 1879
- Key Club
- National Honor Society
- National Junior Honor Society
- Photography Club
The primary objective of Fishburne Military School is to provide a structured environment and centering to allow each cadet to succeed to his maximum potential, and to develop each cadet into a responsible and ethical citizen who will excel as a concerned leader in society.
Fishburne Summer Session
Fishburne Summer Session
Fishburne Military School has designed a five-week Summer Session especially for students who: want to improve study skills, wish to prepare for SATs, must earn additional credits for graduation, would benefit from JROTC adventure training and confidence building, are seeking a structured and caring academic environment, and enjoy daily extra-curricular athletics and activities
- Boys Only
- Grades: 7 - 12
- Dates Unknown
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Latest Fishburne News
Great work over the weekend by the FMS Drill Teams! The Armed Exhibition Squad and Platoon took 1st Place at the Huguenot Drill Meet in Richmond!!! The Caissons also earned 2nd Place for Color Guard, and 2nd Place for Unarmed Regulation Platoon. Excellent work, gentemen! Thanks to Cadet Palmer's family and to Captain Rood for their support!
Outstanding image of some Caissons on the road to further success! Half-time at the Army/Navy game brought these recent FMS men together for a mini-reunion. L-to-R: Reid D'Amico '15, Harold McCoo '14, Bryan Draper '16, and Tyler Long '17. Keep up the great work, Caissons!!! Thanks to Mrs. Scottie Kerby for forwarding this one along!
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Fishburne Admissions: https://www.fishburne.org/admissions
|Boarding Tuition, Room & Board:||$33,900|
|5 Day Boarding Tuition, Room & Board:||$28,900|
|Day Student Tuition:||$16,000|
|International Tuition, Room & Board:||$33,900|
|International Application Fee:||$50|
|Financial Aid Offered:||No|
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