R-MA Events and Press Releases

R-MA Middle School Interact Club Honors Front Royal Mayor

On Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm, the officers of the Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School Interact Club attended the Front Royal Town Council meeting to present Front Royal Mayor Timothy Darr with a T-shirt and an honorary membership in the R-MA Middle School Interact Club. 

The Interact Club officers present for the occasion were Interact Club President Aman Atwal ’20 of Springfield, Vice President Alan Williams ’20 of Front Royal, Club’s Sergeant-at-Arms, Ishmael Bobbitt ’19 of Fairfax, and Club Treasurer Josiah Herring ’20 of Linden.

Basketball Game to Benefit "Imagine No Malaria"

It's time we all join hands with Africa. Join the R-MA family for a fun night of basketball. All proceeds benefit Imagine No Malaria.

R-MA Faculty/Staff vs. Students Basketball Game to Benefit “Imagine No Malaria”

Falcon Scholars Take to the Skies

For years the Air Force has told its members to “Aim High,” so it’s not surprising that two of Randolph-Macon Academy’s Falcon Scholars, who hope to be headed for the Air Force Academy this summer, have taken the slogan a bit literally.

R-MA Competes at the Wolverine Invitational AFJROTC Drill Competition

The R-MA drill team competed at the Wolverine Invitational Air Force JROTC Drill Competition at North Stafford High School in Stafford, VA on Saturday, February 14, 2015. 

The meet was originally scheduled for February 7, 2015, but this year’s weather caused the January SAT exam to be rescheduled to that day, so the drill competition was pushed back to February 14, 2015. That schedule change wreaked havoc with the R-MA drill team.

Ring Ceremony 2015

The twelfth annual Ring Ceremony was held Monday, February 9, 2015 at 8:00 am in Boggs Chapel, with 14 juniors and three seniors receiving their class rings. The formal ring ceremony is a tradition in many military school and colleges. The ring is symbolic of the ties alumni have to each other and to their alma mater. 

R-MA Middle School Interact Club to Make Front Royal Mayor an Honorary Member

On Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm, the officers of the Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School Interact Club will attend the Front Royal Town Council meeting to present Front Royal Mayor Timothy Darr with a T-shirt and an honorary membership in the R-MA Middle School Interact Club. 

Jacob Backo '19 Wins Geographic Bee

Jacob Backo of Warrenton won the R-MA Middle School Geographic Bee. The Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School conducted its fourth annual National Geographic Bee school contest on February 2, 2015. After nearly an hour of questions, Michael Ferguson '21 of Arlington finished in third place, Ian Mounts '19 of Ashland finished in second place, and Jacob Backo '19 of Warrenton finished as the 2015 School Champion.

Randolph-Macon Academy Selects New President

Front Royal, VA—  The Board of Trustees at Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA) has selected Brigadier General David C. Wesley, USAF Retired, to serve as the 11th president of R-MA.Gen David Wesley has been selected to serve as Randolph-Macon Academy's eleventh president.

R-MA Students Win VFW Post 1860 Patriot's Pen Contest

Each year, the entire Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School participates in the Patriot’s Pen Competition sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary. This year, the theme was “Why I Appreciate America’s Veterans.” 

Randolph-Macon Academy Students Bring Christmas Cheer to Veterans

FRONT ROYAL, VA--Last year, Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School teacher Toby Allanson took what had been a small family tradition and turned it into a project for his seventh grade civics class, when he took all of his students to the VA Hospital in Martinsburg, WV to hand out gifts and sing Christmas carols.

R-MA Students Selected to District Chorus

On November 4, 2014, Randolph-Macon Academy Chorus Director Michael DeMato took a group of 12 students to John Handley High School to compete for a place in the District XIV Chorus. Alice Gong '16, Helen Peng '17, Chloe Pham '15, Teni Oduntan '16, Chandler Lee '16, and Jin Wang '18 were all selected to perform as part of the District Chorus in a concert on February 14, 2015! 

Weather Schedule B for Thursday, March 5th

Randolph-Macon Academy will run on Weather Schedule B on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Classes will begin at 10:00 a.m. No shuttle vans for Winchester or Haymarket will run tomorrow (March 5th). 

Detailed schedule: 

"Macbeth" at the American Shakespeare Center

By: Meghan Melberg

R-MA Drama Returns to the Big Stage

By Eva Bogdewic '17

Upper School Fall Sports Awards Announced

The Upper School fall sports awards winners were announced at the recognition ceremony on Friday, November 14, 2014. These awardees will receive plaques at the end of the school year, during the annual athletic banquet. 

Congratulations to all of our athletes on playing their best and respresenting R-MA well! Special congratulations to our award winners:

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