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was founded in 1889 by Charles Jefferson Wright, a Civil War veteran
and former schoolteacher from New Hampshire. Wright believed that a
military structure provided the best environment for academic
achievement. Although NYMA proudly adheres to this tradition of a
structured learning environment, we are foremost an academically
focused college preparatory boarding school with top-level athletic
teams and an exceptional leadership program that challenges our cadets
to be good citizens.