Our Academy Our Program

  • Robert Land Academy has over 40 years of success working with boys to realize their potential and gain admission to post-secondary programs.
  • Our program has a proven track record in providing benefits for boys diagnosed with or exhibiting characteristics of ADD/ADHD/ODD/NLD/NVLD and other Learning Disabilities, as well as for those boys who merely benefit from a structured distraction-free environment.
  • We provide a structured private boarding school program with an emphasis on academic remediation, university admission and the development of the self-care, self-discipline, and self-direction required for successful adulthood.
  • Our rural location is removed from the distractions of an urban setting.  We provide a distraction-free environment with no cell phones, computer games, personal laptops, personal computer access, Facebook and girlfriends.
  • Robert Land Academy offers a physical activity program that promotes a healthy lifestyle and personal growth.  Team sports promote social skills and the development of teamwork.
  • Nutritionally balanced and healthy meals are provided.
  • An emphasis on regular self-care and routine.

Past Results

The vast majority of students experience a dramatic improvement in their academic performance and success within the first semester.

Students in modified academic programs are re-streamed so as to expand post-secondary options.

Over the past decade, 100% of the graduating class who have applied have been accepted to a university or college.

Why Does Robert Land Academy Utilize a Military Model?

The utilization of a military model at a school:

  1. provides consistency in the application of rules and roles
  2. promotes physical fitness
  3. openly encourages and recognizes effort and achievement
  4. provides incentives through the promotion of rank to formally recognize behaviour and attitude
  5. provides a template for self-care and routine
  6. provides opportunities for leadership
  7. promotes team building and getting along with others
  8. underscores the discipline and effort required for academic success

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