St. John’s Northwestern

Military Academy

Military Academy


Academic Recognition

Dean’s List
Cadets with a quarter GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 will be placed on the Dean’s List. Those earning a quarter GPA of 3.8 or higher earn the Dean’s List with Honors.
Academic Stars and Ribbons
Cadets earning a semester GPA of 3.8 or higher are awarded a Gold Star and those earning a GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 are awarded a Silver Star. The Academy awards many ribbons each year, including an Academic Excellence Ribbon that is given each semester to the cadet in each grade level with the highest semester GPA and an Academic Achievement Ribbon that is given each semester to the cadet who receives a letter grade of A in all subjects for both quarters.

Honor Societies
The National Honor Society (NHS) recognizes and encourages academic achievement, character, leadership and service in cadets, grades 10-12. The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) develops the same qualities in cadets grades 7-9 with the addition of citizenship. Once inducted, honor society members are expected to maintain academic and service standards. Cadets may also qualify for the SpanishGerman  or Chinese honor societies as well as the National Art Honor Society.