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Bruin Battalion News
Battalion holiday party
Attention to all cadets l. On December 18th, there will be a holiday party after school. Cadets must bring their designated food assignments.
JROTC ANNUAL HOLIDAY DINNER -- CANCELLED!!
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the JROTC Annual Holiday Dinner is cancelled. We want to thank all who have supported our efforts for this event.
The Headquarters Company took a toured the Pentagon today and received a first hand look at the Department of Defense!
Air Force Presentation
Cadets of the Battalion will receive an Air Force presentation on 6 and 7 Oct 2012 as a part of the Dept of Defense lesson series.
Raider Competition @ TC Williams HS
The Raider Team is headed to TC Williams HS on 4 October 2014 for their first competition this school year! Come out and cheer our Bruin team on! Award ceremony is scheduled to begin on or about 4:30 pm.
Cadets of the Battalion will receive a Navy presentation on 1 and 2 Oct 2014 as a part of the Dept of Defense lesson series.
Cadets of the Battalion will receive an Army presentation on 29 and 30 Sep 2014 as a part of the Dept of Defense lesson series.
Marine Corps Presentation
The Marine Corps presented service information to the Cadets of the Battalion on 24 and 25 Sep 2014. Thanks to the Corps for an enlightening presentation!
Modern Day Marine Expo '14
Bravo Company has kicked off the season of field trips by attending the Modern Day Marine Expo at Quantico, VA on 25 Sep 2014. The cadets received education while experiencing the extraordinary dynamics of Marine Corps technology!
Battalion Field Day 2014
The JROTC Bruin Battalion held its first ever Battalion Field Day on 20 September 2014. It was a blast! The cadets strengthened their bond as they competed for the winning title of Field Day Champion. Football, basketball, softball, kickball, Free Throws, Table Tennis, Tug O War, and Vehicle Pull were some of the competitive events that day. And the winning title goes to....Bravo Company!
Honor Guard Supports Graham Park MS at Back to School Night
On 16 September 2014, members of the JROTC Honor Guard, who are previous GPMS students, went back to their middle school alma mater to render support during their 2014 Back-To-School Night. It was a welcomed reunion by all!
Drill & Raider Try Outs!
The tryouts are finished, and now onto the practices. Great turnout for those interested in the Drill and Raider Teams. First competitions will be 4 and 18 October for the Raider and Drill Teams, respectively! Let's bring home the trophies!
JROTC New Parent Orientation
The JROTC New Parent Orientation meeting for SY 14-15 was held on August 28, 2014, 12:00-1:00 pm. Parents heard all about the JROTC Program, curriculum, activities, and community support!
AJROTC Leadership Camp
Leadership camp was held 4-15 Aug 2014 this year. The camp activities included training on Leadership Principles, values, Battalion Staff Structure, team building, new year planning and policy reviews. The Battalion leaders were aggressive in their planning and committed to the new cadets coming into the program. Leaders, job well done.
New Cadet Orientation, SY 14-15
New Cadet Orientation was held 18-20 August 2014, and it was a success! The Orientation concluded with a Closing Ceremony Pass and Review for parents and friends. The orientation covered Drill and Ceremony, Land Navigation, Marksmanship, Armed Drill and more! The cadets completed two obstacle courses and even met the challenge of a vehicle pull! Way to go Cadets! We look forward to the new school year. HOOAH!!!
Bruin Battalion Change of Command
Congratulations to the New Bruin Battalion Commander, Sergeant Major and Executive Officer. Cadet Tyler Martin has taken the reign as the incoming Battalion Commander of the Forest Park Army JROTC Bruin Battalion. The new Battalion Sergeant Major, the senior enlisted advisor to the Commander, is Cadet Brandon Moody. The new Executive Officer for the Battalion is Cadet Timothy Johnson. Congratulations to all!
Northern Virginia Air Rifle Competition
Congratulations to the FPHS Bruin Battalion Marksmanship Team for winning 2d Place in the Northern Virginia Air Rifle Competition on Saturday, 5 April 2014 at Osbourn Park High School! The top scoring cadets qualified for the state competition which will be held May 3, 2014 in Charlottsville, Virginia.
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY JROTC PROGRAMS Superintendent's Cup Basketball Tournament
The Forest Park Army JROTC Basketball Team took home the Gold! The Bruin Battalion won 1st Place in the 1st Annual PWCS JROTC Superintendent's Cup Basketball Tournament on 22 March 2014 hosted by Woodbridge Senior High School. Thank you to all who participated and supported this event!
Bruins Support Wounded Warriors
ANNOUNCEMENT: We have a website!!!
Our battalion has an official website, which is under the title "Official Bruin Battalion Website" in the Links section of this page. Check the website regularly for updates on events that our battalion does and pictures of your cadets!!!
Practice is on Thursday 2:15-4:00 pm.
Practice is as required.
Practice is Mon and Wed 2:15-4:00 pm.
Practice is Thursday 2:15-4:00 pm.
Team practice is on Tues and Thurs 2:15-4:00 pm.
Practice is as required.
Team practice is on Thurs 6:00-9:00 pm.
Practice is Tues and Thurs 2:15-4:00 concurrent with Raider practice.
A sports physical is required for participation on this team. Team practice is on Tues & Thurs 2:15-4:00 pm.
Information on why Army JROTC is the best course elective for your student.
SCHOOL AND AJROTC REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR
The Army JROTC Newsletter
Information for Parents of JROTC cadets.
AJROTC Policies and Procedures
Summer Camp Forms
Information about and to our Alumni!
Want to support JROTC? Here is how.
Info for the Cadet Leaders of the Battalion
Guest speaker information
Information on student lessons and curriculum.
Reference manuals and guides.
Application for admittance into the FPHS JROTC Program