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Take a slide-show tour of the grounds and buildings at Robert Land Academy. Robert Land Academy is Canada's private military boarding school for boys, located in Wellandport, Ontario. It has been in operation since 1978 and offers an upper elementary (grades 6 - 8) and high school (grades 9-12) program for boys and youth. Photos published July 2018
All in a typical day? Not quite - but have a look at just some of the many activities that students at Robert Land Academy take part in during their stay.
"A Great Evolution" is how one parent describes the journey her son has been on in his first year at Robert Land Academy (RLA). Parents speak about their sons' growth and improvements academically, behaviourally, physically and socially while at RLA.
Extra-curricular activities are an integral part of the program at Robert Land Academy. Students this military themed school for boys have an opportunity to select from a number of sports, clubs and activities. In this video we capture pictures of just some of those activities which have been offered over the years.
This video provides a brief look into Robert Land Academy's boxing club. Students at Robert Land Academy have a wide range of clubs and activities to choose from. One of the more popular one is the Robert Land Academy Boxing Club. Students have the opportunity to learn the basics of boxing, and advance in the sport, by competing against other students at the Academy as well as against other clubs and at boxing tournaments.
"Robert Land Academy knows boys". Many of the students who come to this private military school are experiencing trouble with their academics and their behaviour. This is often a result of a lack of structure in the traditional public or private school system. In this testimonial, the mother of a student who has just completed his second year at RLA reflects on her decision to enroll her son.
Olakunle & Beauty Adebisi explain how their son benefited from his experience at Robert Land Academy.
Parents speak of the transformation they have witnessed with their son as a result of his enrolment at Robert Land Academy. Listen as this graduate shares his experiences of improved relationships with his family, improved grades and self image, and opportunities for his future career.