Valley Forge Military Academy and College

Around the World and Across Time With HiQ

Around the World and Across Time With HiQ

There is no time or topic off limits to the HiQ team. And with Academic Excellence as a Cornerstone, the pressure is on VFMA Cadets to do well at it. HiQ is a test of memory, knowledge, and collaboration on as many as eight different subject areas. The semester...
VFMAC Food Service Feeds the Crowds

VFMAC Food Service Feeds the Crowds

There is one building on campus which plebes, Cadets, faculty and staff learn about on arrival: the chow hall – home to breakfast, lunch and dinner for a hungry Corps of Cadets. Serving 18,000 meals per month, it is among the busiest and perhaps most important places...
Cadets Keep Busy at VFMAC

Cadets Keep Busy at VFMAC

Cadets at VFMAC work hard. It starts early and ends late, and in between is high level academics, mandatory study hall, PT, clubs, sports, band and many other activities. On the weekend, they are kept busy but at a more relaxed pace. There are movie nights, bowling,...
School Rings: A Tradition Rooted to the Military

School Rings: A Tradition Rooted to the Military

The tradition of wearing a school ring dates back to 1835 and has military roots. The first class rings were worn by those at the US Military Academy at West Point. It extended beyond the military as increasing numbers graduated from high school and then attending...