St. John's Northwestern Military Academy
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Photo #2 - The mission of the athletics program at SJNMA is to instill lifelong lessons for personal wellness, an appreciation for athletic competition, and leadership lessons such as teamwork, sportsmanship and purposefulness.
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Photo #3 - The spiritual and character development program fosters personal growth and a sense of community at SJNMA. Cadets have the opportunity to explore their spiritual growth, practice their faith traditions, and serve their community on a regular basis.
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Photo #4 - The community of SJNMA is comprised of global cultures, backgrounds and languages. Approximately one-third of our cadet population is international and the rest of the Corps is from all over the United States.
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Photo #5 - The Aviation Science program at SJNMA offers high school junior and seniors interested in aviation the opportunity to earn their private pilot's license as part of the accredited academic curriculum. This unique opportunity is a natural stepping stone for those interested in degrees in aviation-related majors and aerospace.
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Photo #6 - SJNMA features summer programs including an adventure camp for boys and girls ages 11-16 that is designed to promote leadership, self-confidence, teamwork, and physical endurance while having fun. All camps feature the Academy's popular activities such as paintball, rappelling/rock climbing, "THE MUD PIT," marksmanship, obstacle course, water survival, and archery.
- St. John's Northwestern Military Academy has been shaping the minds and developing the character of students since 1884.
- Academy alumni have attended notable colleges and universities. As a college preparatory and leadership development boarding and day school for boys and girls in grades 7-12, St. John's Northwestern provides a distinctive educational experience for its cadets that focuses on academics, athletics, spiritual and character development, and military traditions.
- Cadets living within the 110-acre campus are immersed in a safe and secure environment in which they build self-esteem, self-discipline, academic focus, and intellectual curiosity.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Military Colleges and Schools|
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
|Grades Offered||Grades 7-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||180 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Average SAT score||1110|
|Average ACT score||24|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$39,000|
|Tuition Notes||7-Day Boarding: $39,000 5-Day Boarding: $38,000 Day Cadets: $14,000 International: $44,000|
|Admissions Director||Judy Rutherford|
|Total Sports Offered||12 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Football,
Golf, Ice Hockey,
Track and Field, Wrestling,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||6 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Ski Club
Arts and Music Programs:
Bagpipes, Band, Choir
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