When you combine the small class sizes, dedicated teachers, military boarding structure, and environment for self-discipline and learning, you get our distinguished Southern Prep men.Register for Open House
Choosing the right academics, structure, athletics, and environment for your son can be a challenge. We understand that many of our students come from unique backgrounds. Whether the young men interested in Southern Prep are in need of a change of scenery or feel a lack of structure and discipline in their daily routine, our academics and military environment often prove to be the perfect mix of structure, values, and peers those young men crave and need.
Southern Preparatory Academy is unlike other military academies. We place a focus on the individuals within our institution, providing them with the right classes, support systems, and structure they need to succeed, thrive, and ultimately graduate from our program with the tools they need to face life head-on.Register for Open House
We are a community of students, faculty, and staff who know each other
well, celebrate our victories, band together in times of challenge, and
possess mutual respect for one another.
We believe that when your son becomes a part of our community, we become your extended family.
We support your continued involvement throughout your son’s experience, and we hope that you, too, will experience the strength of our community.
My son attended Southern Prep for one year and it changed his life for
the better in many ways.
He came home eager to succeed. I'm very thankful for them.
Our sons have excelled greatly since enrolling in Southern Prep Academy in 2014. They've learned so much about becoming men and will continue to do so. The staff here is wonderful and the attention that each cadet gets is something you won't get in larger schools.
This school helped me so much. It kept me from getting in more trouble in my younger years, and things I learned here have carried over into my adult life, as well. It was one of the greatest experiences of my life!
We believe that every young man wants to be a part of something great.
He wants to become as wise, as strong, as brave, and as respected as
he can be.
We also believe that each young man can become his very best self when he discovers that responsibility and hard work can make anything possible.
Capable young men with this potential to achieve are the young men of Southern Preparatory Academy- even when they don’t yet know it.
Southern Preparatory Academy is a private military boarding academy providing the best in academics, leadership, and athletics, structured on a foundation of moral and ethical values that develop young men of integrity, competence, and excellence who are prepared for the work of life.
Our purpose and vision are to prepare our cadets for the responsibilities
of life and offer the best in academic instruction coupled with the
discipline of a military program. Southern Preparatory Academy is recognized
as one of the premier military boarding schools for young men in the
We would love to answer your questions and see if we are the right fit for your son.
174 Ward Circle
Camp Hill, Alabama
174 Ward Circle Camp Hill, Alabama 36850