Oak Ridge Military Academy

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 154
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
  • Address
  • 2317 Oak Ridge Rd
  • Oak Ridge, NC 27310
  • Mailing Address:
  • PO Box 498
  • Oak Ridge, NC 27310
  • Phone
  • (336) 643-4131
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School Description

Oak Ridge Military Academy enrolls 154 middle and high school students from grades 6-12. It is located in Oak Ridge, NC, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $74,609.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
  • School Hours Per Day: 8
School Associations
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • State or regional independent school association
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2 reviews for Oak Ridge Military Academy

  • Reviewed by Community Member on April 03, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • In response the parent comment below, I am unsure of where they get their information. The claim that the school's administrators are "uncertified" simply isn't true. The school's president holds an EdD in education and has taught numerous classes in several military schools. The Dean, as it says on the website, taught history at the school for nine years before becoming the Dean and is currently working on a PhD in Educational Leadership. I don't know how you could be more "qualified" to supervise a school than that. The Admissions Director is a former middle school teacher. The school actually does random testing for drugs, which is more than most private schools do, and students who test positive are promptly dismissed, which is more than most public (and many private) schools do. Honestly, this sounds more like a disgruntled parent than an objective review.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 27, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Oak Ridge Military Academy has unfortunately strayed away from its tradition. Their administrators are uncertified nor have they ever been educators. There have been escalated incidents with sexual assault in the dorm rooms as well as drugs. The school commandants have also had problems with being to aggressive with the students. This school has really gone downhill the past few years.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 154
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
    Full-Time Teachers: 23
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.7
  • Percent Minority Students: 15.6%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 142 (92.2%)
  • Females: 12 (7.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Oak Ridge Military Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian21.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Oak Ridge Military Academy
  Number Percent
6th Grade21.3%
7th Grade53.2%
8th Grade1811.7%
9th Grade2818.2%
10th Grade3019.5%
11th Grade3824.7%
12th Grade3321.4%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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