Message to families
Riverside Military Academy, established in 1907, is a college preparatory boarding and day private school for young men in grades 7-12.
The Academy's diverse Corps of Cadets is represented by 530 cadets from 27 countries.
The Academy offers a positive, challenging, and structured environment that stresses hard work in the classroom and on the athletic field.
The curriculum, structure, and activities are designed around the way boys learn with hands-on activities and shorter class periods.
A student/teacher ratio of 15:1 provides each cadet with individual attention that enables success in the classroom and in life. Riverside promotes the growth of leadership skills and character development. The Academy has been recognized as an Army JROTC Honor Unit with Distinction for over 80 years.
Riverside also offers a fun four week summer school program which includes adventure activities and an enhanced focus on ESL and cultural immersion opportunities for international students.
The school's beautiful 206 acre campus in Gainesville, Georgia is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Academy is just one hour north of Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Please visit www.riversidemilitary.com or call 1.877.692.2338 for more information.