R-MA Events and Press Releases

Sejong Cultural Society Documentary Filming at R-MA

Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA) has been selected as one of four schools to assist the Sejong Cultural Society in creating a documentary about teaching sijo, a type of Korean haiku, in English.  These three-lined poems abide by specific guidelines which embrace Korean cultural values.  

Colleges That Change Lives Event Coming to R-MA

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, Colleges That Change Lives Event. Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA) will be hosting a Colleges That Change Lives information session on Tuesday, October 21st at 3:00 p.m. in Boggs Chapel.&nbs

R-MA Cadets Support Hand Washing Stations in Liberia

As Ebola concerns rose in late summer, Randolph-Macon Academy’s cadre students in the Air Force JROTC program decided that they wanted to do something to help. Through one of their Air Force JROTC instructors, MSgt Stephen Pederson, the students learned of a sanitary project being spearheaded by Liberia Orphan Education Project (LOEP), which is based in Browntown, VA. Through the program, LOEP places hand washing stations in public places, such as schools, marketplaces, and churches.

Upcoming Alumni Events

The R-MA Alumni Office is always looking for new ways for Alumni to connect, network, and have fun.  If you are interested in hosting or suggesting an event, please contact our office at alumni@rma.edu or by calling (540) 636-5343.


A New Math Course for Those Who Don’t Love Math

Randolph-Macon Academy Introduces a New Math Course for Those Who Don’t Love Math

R-MA President Resigns

Maj Gen Maury Forsyth has resigned as the President of Randolph-Macon Academy, effective today, September 19, 2014. The Board of Trustees, faculty and staff, parents and students thank Gen and Mrs. Forsyth for their contributions to our school and wish them all the best in the future.

The Board of Trustees will begin the search for a new school president immediately. Mr. Jonathan Ezell, R-MA Upper School Academic Dean, will serve as Acting President. Mr. Ezell is a highly experienced educational administrator, a compassionate leader and a veteran of R-MA.

William Randolph Hearst Trophies Return to R-MA

Lew Nalls ’56 visited Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA) on September 10, 2014 to return two historical R-MA treasures: first-place trophies from the 1954 and 1956 National ROTC Rifle Matches sponsored by the 2nd Army. Each one, called the William Randolph Hearst Trophy, recognized the R-MA rifle team as the first-place high school team for that year.

Summer-Fall 2014 Sabre Magazine Online

Check out the latest issue of The Sabre, now online. If you would like a printed copy mailed to you, e-mail Audrey Koch at akoch@rma.edu.

R-MA Named Top School by Virginia Living

Randolph-Macon Academy 
Recognized as a "Top School" by Virginia Living

Patriot Day Ceremony 2014

R-MA Patriot Day Ceremony 2014
by Jonathan Pederson ’15


Falcon Scholars Welcomed

Randolph-Macon Academy's newest Falcon Scholars were recognized during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Randolph-Macon Academy's third year as a Falcon Foundation School began with five new Falcon Scholars: Jeffrey Wilson, Anthony Vaccaro, Vito Antonio Valenzuela, David Warfel and Michael Grieg (pictured l-r above, with R-MA President Maj Gen Maury Forsyth at left and Falcon Foundation President, Lt Gen Jay. W.

Upcoming Open Houses

Open Houses are a great opportunity to tour the school as well as meet teachers and administrators. Check out the dates of some of our upcoming Open Houses to see if they fit your schedule. If not, we would love to schedule a time for you to come out for an individual tour. We hope to have you on campus soon!

Second Quarter and Second Semester Registration

There is still room for the second quarter and second semester!

Second Quarter Registration is Monday, November 3rd
Second Semester Registration is Monday, January 26th

Apply online today!


If you have any questions or concerns please do not hesistate to contact the Admission Office at admission@rma.edu or (540) 636-5484.

You can find a full calendar for the 2014-15 school year here.

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