Level 1A @ CMA is our AeroLab program infused with a military flavor. In addition to our STEM experiences, students will be part of a Civil Air Patrol squadron and spend a portion of their day in military studies. Lab activities and field trips include:

Build/Fly/Repair RC aircraft and drones

  • Hot air balloon rides

  • Glider flights with highly experienced pilots

  • First hand experience from the cockpit of a powered aircraft

  • Helicopter flights

  • Vertical wind tunnel

  • Distinguished Lecture Series. Speakers include: Historians, Test Pilots, Cyber Experts, Astronauts, Engineers, Firemen, Combat Veterans and POWs.

  • Field trips and tours include: The Air Force Academy, Wings Over The Rockies Air & Space Museum, iFly Indoor Skydiving, Center For American Values, Weisbrod Museum, Challenger Learning Center, Space Foundation, Museum of WWII Aviation


Level 1A at CMA will meet on Fridays throughout the school year. Labs will be held from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The Address for Colorado Military Academy is: 360 Command View Colorado Springs, Co 80915