San Marcos Baptist Academy

Address: 2801 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, Texas, United States

Accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Texas Association of Boarding Schools

Brief Overview

San Marcos Baptist Academy is known by several names: San Marcos Baptist Academy, San Marcos Academy, SMBA, and SMA. The Academy is a Baptist coeducational prep school.

Founded in 1907, the school offers grades 7 through 12. About three quarters of the students are boarders and about 275 students are enrolled.

SMBA is one of the oldest boarding school in Texas and has a campus size of about 220 acres.

The cadets compete in about a dozen sports as the Bears or for girls sports Lady Bears. The school colors are Laurel Purple and Forest Green.

Other Military Schools Grades Students Faculty
Texas A&M Corps of Cadets College 2,250 250
Carson-Newman College Army ROTC College 2,000 200
University of South Dakota Army ROTC College 10,000 400
Carson Long Military Institute 6–12 90 10
Seton Hall University AROTC College 6,000 900