Carson Long Military Academy

200 North Carlisle Street
New Bloomfield, PA 17068-0170
Tel: (717)582-2121
Grades: 6-12 | 88 students
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At Carson Long Military Academy, we hope to inspire young men to strive for academic excellence, build strong character, and reach their highest potential as future responsible citizens and ethical leaders.
Our preparatory school provides a unique blend of academics, leadership opportunities, athletics and social activities that help develop well-rounded individuals with strong bodies and sound minds.
Students receive all the tools they need to succeed here and throughout their lives.
Our cadets come from all cultural, social and economic settings, across America and beyond. Entrance exams are not required, but applicants are carefully qualified in both personal behavior and academic history, and references are required from both the principal and guidance counselor.

School Overview

School Type Military School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Center
Year Founded 1836

Student Body

Total Students 88 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Carson Long Military Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 7 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, Comparative Government, Human Geography, Statistics,
Average SAT score 1500
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Army ACUs.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $35,000
Tuition Notes Tuition includes $1,000 for allowance and activities and $2,000 for incidental expenses.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director CPT Michael Pray


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Drill Team, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Marksmanship, Paddle Tennis, Riflery, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
Drill TeamGolf,
Indoor SoccerMarksmanship,
Paddle TennisRiflery,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Agricultural Club, Glee Club, Intramural Sports, JROTC Drill Team, JROTC Raiders, School Newspaper, School Yearbook Glee Club, JROTC Raiders, Agricultural Club,
Intramural Sports,
JROTC Drill Team,
School Newspaper,
School Yearbook,

School Notes

  • Our preparatory school strives to inspire young men to achieve academic excellence, build strong character, and reach their highest potential. Cadets come from all cultural, social and economic settings, across America and beyond. The Golden Rule is our fundamental principle, and we train students to identify what is right and have the courage to act upon that knowledge
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School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
My son attended CLMI for 6 years, 7-12 grade, graduating class of 1994 and it's the best thing I ever did. He was not doing well in public school and CLMI taught him to take responsibiltiy for his actions among other things. He rose in the ranks at school and has made him the man he is today. He has chosen his career in the United States Coast Guard and CLMI helped him in that decision. I am very proud of him and have never regretted my decision.
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