welcome to military magnet academy

Anderson Townsend, Principal    

Welcome to Military Magnet Academy

First, allow me to say I am proud and honored to be the principal at the Military Magnet Academy for the past sixteen years.

I received my undergraduate degree in history from the University of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, and my Master of Arts degree in Teaching from the University of Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska. I received my Master of Arts degree in school administration and Specialist in Education degree from the Citadel, Charleston, SC. I started my career in education as a middle school social studies teacher after 26 years of active military duty. While on active duty, I served as an Airborne Ranger Infantryman.

The Military Magnet Academy is a caring school where all cadets are challenged to learn every day.  The Military Magnet Academy prepares students to become competent, disciplined, and responsible citizens by providing the necessary learning environment.  The Military Magnet Academy is committed to student academics, extracurricular activities, and parent and community involvement.   The academic program develops the whole person by providing a foundation for success in today’s world of high technology.

parent textbook review
 Teacher, Parent & Community Textbook Review of Proposed Adopted Materials
Military Magnet Academy Media Center
January 30 thru Feb 15, 2018
Come and have your voice heard!!!
 Digital Textbook

Naviance Family Connection

Naviance Family Connection

Enter to Win one of 6 Joye Law Firm $2000 Scholarships!!

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school choice

CCSD School Choice Application


The Military Magnet Academy received an "A” rating for the

middle school  and high school on the  federal report card!


High School Report Card Rating ~ ExcellentFederal Report Card Rating

Middle School Report Card Rating ~ AverageState Report Card Rating     

State Report Card Rating

February 8, 2018 at 7 p.m., at North Charleston City Hall, Mayor Summey will be giving a Mayoral Proclamation naming February as CTE Month and recognizing MMA and our Career & Technology Education / majors / teachers!!!​

~CTE Department

MMA Received the

for Student Achievement and

       for Closing the Achievement Gap  

Palmetto Gold Award


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