Carson Long Military Academy

200 North Carlisle Street,
New Bloomfield, PA, 17068-0170
Tel: (717)582-2121
Grades: 6 - 12 | 206 students
At Carson Long Military Institute, 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.
Enrollment is limited to approximately 215 students.
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. The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
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
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences Supported
Year Founded 1836

Student Body

Total Students 206 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Carson Long Military Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, Comparative Government, Human Geography, Statistics, 
Average SAT score 1300
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Military style uniform. Black pants, gray button-up shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $35,000
Admissions Director Michael Pray
Admissions Associate Emmalie King

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Drill Team, Football, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Marksmanship, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Drill TeamFootball,
Ice HockeyIndoor Soccer,
MarksmanshipSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

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

  • Profile last updated: 01/21/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Louis De Montfort Academy (12.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greater Perry Community Christian Academy (6.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Armbrust Christian Academy (14.9 miles away)
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  • Newport Greater Perry Community Christian Academy
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    55 W Shortcut Rd
    Newport , PA , 17074
    (717)567-9990
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    (Mennonite)
    Po Box 155
    Landisburg , PA , 17040
    (717)789-9900
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  • Thompsontown Good Will Mennonite School
    (Mennonite)
    1936 Goodville Rd
    Thompsontown , PA , 17094
    (717)463-3480
    (Mennonite)
    11.8  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  1-8
  • Loysville Heritage Christian School
    (Christian)
    2401 Fort Robinson Rd
    Loysville , PA , 17047
    (717)789-0008
    (Christian)
    11.9  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Herndon St. Louis De Montfort Academy
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    868 Herndon Road
    Herndon , PA , 17830
    (570)758-2620
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    12.5  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  7-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 21, 2013 - 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. - Posted by Parent

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