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Excellence in Academics

Academics

Excellence in academics stems from passionate teachers who are trained to teach in the ways that work best for boys. This, combined with a challenging curriculum and structured learning environment, creates an ideal learning culture.

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Focus on Leadership

Leadership

Army JROTC has a well-defined organizational structure, geared to foster leadership and character. Each person in the unit has an individual job that is part of a larger task, which is part of a much larger mission.

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Strength in Athletics

Athletics

Participation in physical activity is an integral part of a healthy day, so all of our Cadets get out and moving each afternoon. Between our C.I.F. teams, club sports, and physical training options, there’s something for everyone.

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Get to Know Army and Navy Academy

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Army and Navy Academy offers boys a life-changing and transformative experience.

By igniting a passion for learning and personal development, adolescent boys forge their unique identities, set personal goals, and become motivated to excel as they move from boyhood to manhood.

The Academy is the only school on the West Coast offering boarding school on the beach, stellar leadership training, character development centered on key virtues and values, and boy-friendly single-gender learning pedagogies.

As a college preparatory military boarding school built exclusively for boys, everything we do is designed to help Cadets excel in all facets of life.

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Cadet Life at the Academy

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School News

Ex Pro Surfer Sean Mattison Joins ANA as Surf Coach

Ex Pro Surfer Sean Mattison Joins ANA as Surf Coach

Former United States Surfing Champion and surf coach Sean Mattison has joined Army and Navy Academy as its surf coach.

Cadets Win 7 Trophies in Regional JROTC Drill Competition

Cadets Win 7 Trophies in Regional JROTC Drill Competition

Our Army and Navy Academy Cadets won seven trophies at a regional drill competition in Anaheim earlier this month.

Leadership Education Raises Student Achievement

Leadership Education Raises Student Achievement

The lack of leadership education is one reason for the growing disparity in educational attainment among U.S. students of different races, nationalities and socio-economic backgrounds.

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From the Blog

Additional Approaches Needed to Enhance Student Learning

Additional Approaches Needed to Enhance Student Learning

While academic content and teaching strategies are important in planning children’s education, there are at least two more ingredients needed in a quality education.

Large Number of Teens Need a Moral Compass, Studies Show

Large Number of Teens Need a Moral Compass, Studies Show

Beyond school classrooms, there are character education resources that parents, grandparents and other adult role models can use to instill basic moral and ethical values in teenagers.

Elevating Executive Function for Boys

Elevating Executive Function for Boys

“Executive Function & Self-Regulation,” a paper written by Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child, lists three skills that are crucial for learning and development.

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