Massanutten Military Academy
(MMA) is a coeducational college preparatory school for grades
7 through 12 and one postgraduate year, situated in Woodstock, Virginia, United States.
Average enrollment is around 220 students.
The mission of MMA is to provide every cadet with an academic,
character, leadership and physical education of excellence, which
ensures his/her development and readiness for college, leadership,
and citizenship. The Academy mission is implemented with
discipline, fostered with structure and a firm, fair, consistent
and supportive environment. Our mission is established on the
founding motto of the Academy, "Non
" ("Not for ourselves alone"), and based on the
principles of Courage, Purity, and Industry.
Established in 1899
, the Academy adopted a
military program in 1917
. Today, the military
structure plays a crucial role in the education of every cadet by
creating a stable environment that is conducive to learning. MMA’s
Officers' Training Corps
(JROTC) is consistently recognized as
an Honor Unit with Distinction. The Academy's goal is to maintain
an environment that is free of distractions which develops the
academic and social abilities of all students to their fullest
potential. Students are taught that learning is a lifelong process
to be appreciated and enjoyed.
MMA is fully accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools
(VAIS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Craig Jones is the current Head of School.The current commandant is
Major Skip Anders, USA (Ret.).