Chicago Military Academy
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|Chicago Military Academy-Bronzeville|
3519 S. Giles Avenue
|School type||Public Secondary Military|
|Opened||August 24, 1999|
|School district||Chicago Public Schools|
|Superintendent||Richard W. Miller|
|Athletics conference||Chicago Public League|
|Accreditation||North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
Chicago Military Academy-Bronzeville is a public 4–year military high school located in the Bronzeville neighborhood located on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, in a building known as the Eighth Regiment Armory. The academy opened on August 24, 1999. The Academy includes a mandatory Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) instructional component in addition to a four-year college preparatory curriculum.
Chicago Military Academy-Bronzeville is a High School that offers many academic departments. Some of these courses are offered through the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) school, Advanced Placement (AP) courses, honors courses, Computer Science, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages, IVHS, etc.
- National Honor Society
- Academic Decathlon
- Principal’s Scholars
- Beta Club
- Debate and Speech Team
- Math Club
- School Band
- Drum and Bugle Corps
- Cadet Board
- Peer Leaders
- Community Service Club
- Student Council
Special Interest Organizations
- Chess Club
- Big Brother/Big Sisters
- Bowling Club
- Stephanie Coleman (class of 2006) – Politician, City of Chicago alderman (16th ward).
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