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 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
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.: 22%
Students by Grade Carson Long Military Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
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


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,
TennisTrack and Field,


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 Northwestern Human Services Autism School (14.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perry View Parochial School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (14.1 miles away)
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