Fishburne Military School
All Boys | Full Boarding, 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.
JROTC is integrated into life at Fishburne and all high school cadets are required to participate in one of the JROTC teams.
- 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)
- Key Club
- National Honor Society
- National Junior Honor Society
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.
Upcoming Fishburne Events
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Latest Fishburne News
Fishburne Military School Instructor Recognized for Innovation in Education - Fishburne Military School 2017-04-20 12:22:05
Congratulations to SGT Kenneth Glass, FMS Technology Instructor! SGT Glass has been nominated by the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council for the 2017 Inovation in Education k-12 Award!!!
Returning to national competition 2017-04-20 08:24:56
Another great piece about Cadets Randall and Long heading to JROTC's National Drill Team Championships next month in Daytona Beach, FL! This time, a front-page piece by our friends at Waynesboro's News Virginian. Great work, Caissons!
Fishburne Military School Cadets Headed Back to National Drill Championships - Fishburne Military School 2017-04-17 10:24:14
Fishburne Military School was one of only three JROTC programs in Virginia invited to National Drill Championships in 2016. Now we're going back in 2017! Hudgins Rifles' own Jacob Randall (Stafford, VA) and Tyler Long (Beavercreek, OH) will be performing once again as a dual team and as individual soloists at the 2017 National Championships in Daytona Beach! Way to go, Caissons!!!.
Fishburne Military School Lacrosse 2017-04-11 20:27:33
Fishburne traveled to the Miller School in Crozet for this evening's game. Miller School came out on top but Fishburne never gave up.
Fishburne Military School Cadets Honor Vietnam Vets 2017-04-03 13:25:54
Thanks to Congressman Goodlatte for organizing this great event and for thinking to include Fishburne Military School!!! (photos and brief video included here)
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
Fishburne Admissions: https://www.fishburne.org/admissions
|Boarding Tuition, Room & Board:||$33,900|
|Day Student Tuition:||$16,000|
|International Tuition, Room & Board:||$33,900|
|International Application Fee:||$50|
|Financial Aid Offered:||No|
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