Grade 5-8 Program

Junior: Grade 5-8

  • Character Development
  • Positive Social Relationships
  • Physical and Mental Resiliency

Robert Land Academy – a military-inspired boys’ boarding school that provides a structured, engaging, and distraction-free community that engenders a positive attitude, pride, health, and academic achievement.

Our Junior Program at Robert Land Academy is designed to guide bright young boys to realize their full potential. Our approach focuses on a values-based education that engages them actively in learning. We tailor our program to meet the unique needs of boys, helping them discover and harness their abilities for a strong foundation in their educational journey.

A Company Explained: Unveiling Our Program
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Why Robert Land Academy?

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Improved Grades

We have small classes and give personal academic support to each student. The vast majority of students realize a dramatic increase in their first semester of enrolment.

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Improved Health

Three healthy meals every day,
daily exercise, and 8 hours of sleep.

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Improved Attitude

Structured and engaging activities, happier and the feeling of being included.

Our Unique and Effective Program

Nutrition & Routine

Regular meals served at the same time each day with a balanced diet high in fruit, vegetables, and fibre, with no “junk food”, soda pop or fried foods.

Regular routine includes daily physical exercise and a full eight hours of sleep nightly.

Small Classes & Tutoring

“Chunking” of academic lessons, repetition of key points, regular testing, small classes, close personal attention, and varied teaching approaches and assessment methods.
Supervised daily and weekend study halls in a quiet environment, additional tutorials and peer tutoring.

Distractions & Structure

A rural setting to assist concentration and focus through the removal of the many distractions which include video games, television, personal computers, cell phones, smartphones and musical devices.
A 24/7 highly structured program.

Positive Reinforcement & Confidence

Clearly defined rules within an environment that fosters success through positive reinforcement.
A coaching approach to teaching is intended to build self-confidence while retaining genuine challenge and achievement.

Robert Land Academy Provides a Values-based Education

Welcome to our exclusive virtual tour of our unique Grade 5-8 program

We blend the discipline and values of a military-inspired curriculum with a strong emphasis on healthy, active living. As you embark on this virtual journey, you won’t just explore physical spaces; instead, you’ll delve into an immersive experience that showcases our dynamic approach to education. Witness firsthand how we instill principles such as leadership, teamwork, and resilience in our students, while also prioritizing their physical well-being and fitness. This tour is more than a glimpse into our facilities; it’s a window into a transformative educational experience that prepares young minds for a bright future.

A Safe Living and Learning Environment

To provide a safe environment, boys in grades 5 through 8 have barracks (dormitories) and classrooms separate from the older students. Meals are served in the dining hall along with the older boys, however, the seating arrangement is by grade level such that the younger grades stay together.

Junior Academics

  • A Focus on Literacy and Numeracy
  • Small class sizes
  • Motivation and Reward
  • Active Learning

At Robert Land Academy foundational courses target core areas of literacy and numeracy. Through the identification of actual grade-level performance, diagnostic testing, academic remediation and upgrading, and specific individualized programs, boys can master the academic requirements required for the successful completion of their courses of study.

Support for ADHD Students

Other Learning Support

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In addition to addressing boys’ academic challenges, Robert Land Academy provides a structured learning and living environment that focuses on:

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Improved Social Interaction Skills
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Better Organization Skills
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Time Management Awareness
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Self Discipline And Self Control

Life at the Academy

  • Basketball and Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Rock Climbing
  • Boxing and Wrestling
  • Mountain Biking
  • Photography
  • Reward Trips Off Campus

At Robert Land Academy, participation in extracurricular activities is a key part of our program. These activities are designed to enhance sportsmanship, physical strength, leadership skills, and self-worth. Our students compete in varsity teams in sports like basketball, soccer, and track and field. They also have the opportunity to engage in individual challenges such as parachuting, scuba diving, and rock climbing, along with various clubs that cater to diverse interests including boxing, mountain biking, and photography.

Boys typically enjoy a four-day weekend at home once a month, with the possibility of additional leaves based on their efforts and achievements.

Nutrition is a priority at our Academy. All meals, including snacks, are healthy and nutritionally balanced, prepared by our fully accredited chef who is also an alumnus of the Academy. We are proud recipients of the Eat Smart! School Cafeteria Award, recognizing our commitment to healthy eating, food safety, and well-trained staff.

Adventure and Activities

A Safe Living and Learning Environment

To provide a safe environment, boys in grades 5 through 8 have barracks (dormitories) and classrooms separate from the older students. Meals are served in the dining hall along with the older boys, however, the seating arrangement is by grade level such that the younger grades stay together.

Does This Sound Like Your Son?

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Energetic/Video Games

He’s brilliant at video games, but can’t focus enough to do well at school. He is energetic, inquiring, testing authority and limits. (These are positive traits if properly directed.)

Distracted and Interrupts

He tends to have trouble working cooperatively with others, he blurts out answers or constantly interrupts. He has difficulty staying on task, constantly fidgets and is easily distracted.

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Difficulty Concentrating

He has difficulty concentrating on things that do not interest him. He rushes through work with little attention to detail.

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Robert Land Academy Is The Solution That Uses A Proven Model And Has Proven Results

The impacts on you and your family are immense.

The failure of the conventional system puts undue burdens on you making it impossible for you to balance the demands of work, family, and daily routine. RLA provides a full-time environment that supports the family life you want to have with your son when he is home.

For Further Information About Our Junior Program, Please Contact Our Admissions Office

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