First military academy in Colorado
K - 8 tuition-free charter school located next to Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs. Growing to K - 12 by adding high school grades one grade at a time starting the 2018-19 academic year.
Rigorous, hands-on curriculum in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
More than 90% of the teaching faculty are retired military veterans or have an affiliation with the military. All teachers hold a degree, roughly 50% hold a Master's degree and one member of staff holds a PhD! All teachers are fully licensed, and are experts in STEM fields.
The Civil Air Patrol cadet program will serve as a model for the military training format.
The vision of Colorado Military Academy is to be the premiere military academy in the region recognized for STEM excellence and developing strong leaders of character.
The guiding mission of CMA is to prepare cadets for today’s colleges and tomorrow’s careers by engaging cadets in a rigorous and high-tech curriculum in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) while building strong moral character through an environment of military leadership development.
CMA’s innovative educational advantages include advanced technology, meaningful parental involvement, student uniforms, consistent and enforced discipline policies, motivated staff, community focus, integrated character education and high academic growth and performance.