John Milledge Academy was founded in 1971.
Original School colors were red, white, blue. The first mascot was the Patriot
First day was Sept 8, 1971
First Graduating class (1973) had seven people
Basketball was the first sport
Football started in 1974
Wister L. Ritchie, Jr. donated the land
Originally one building
Thomas Rasnick was the first headmaster.