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Thursday, February 26, 2015 All Prince William County Public Schools closed due to inclement weather in certain areas. Code Red for employees. All school division activities including Professional Development sessions are cancelled. SACC will not open. Telework subject to policy. The Budget Meeting scheduled by Board Member Gil Trenum is also cancelled, but will be rescheduled.
  Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Prince William estarán cerradas debido al mal tiempo en ciertas zonas. Código Rojo para los empleados. Se cancelan todas las actividades de la división escolar incluyendo las sesiones de desarrollo profesional. SACC no abrirá. Teletrabajo sujeto a la política. Tất cả các Trường Công lập Quận Prince William đóng cửa do thời tiết khắc nghiệt trong một số vùng. TÍN HIỆU ĐỎ cho các nhân viên. Tất cả mọi hoạt động hệ trường bao gồm cả các buổi thuyết trình Phát triển Chuyên nghiệp điều bị hủy bỏ. SACC sẽ không mở cửa. Chính sách nầy áp dụng cho mọi nhân viên và hoạt động từ xa.  
Army JROTC Bruin Battalion
Instructor: LTC(Ret) Jacqueline Bullock   

Welcome to the Forest Park High School Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Web page. We invite you to review our page. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 703-583- 3213/3407 or email us: Bullocja@PWCS.EDU.

Purpose: The purpose of Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC), is to teach high school students the value of citizenship, responsibility, a sense of accomplishment, while instilling in them self-esteem, teamwork, and self-discipline.

Our focus is reflected in our mission statement, “TO MOTIVATE YOUNG PEOPLE TO BE BETTER CITIZENS.”

The SY 14-15 Military Science I, II, III and IV course syllabus is in the group files section at the bottom of the page.

NOTE: Our Bruin Battalion Master Activities Calendar for SY 2014-2015 is published in the Group Files Section.
Bruin Battalion News
JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC) Camp Success '15
The JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC) Summer Camp '15 is being held, 20-25 June, at Fort A.P. Hill, VA.

JCLC Information: Has not been posted this year, when details are available they will be posted.

Thank You
Dear Parents/Cadets,

Individual portraits of your Cadet will be taken at the Forest Park High School on Wednesday, February 25th, and Thursday, February 26th.

These portraits will be taken during their perspective JROTC class. Preparation for the portrait is important, so please have your Cadet have his/her uniform prepared and in dress condition.

The portrait flyer will be sent with your Cadet which has all the options available to you. It has a price menu and envelope. If you are placing an order, please return the order before or on the date your Cadet is being photographed. Your finished order will be returned back to the school for pick up within 3 weeks.

Thank You!

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.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the JROTC Annual Holiday Dinner is cancelled. We want to thank all who have supported our efforts for this event.
Pentagon Tour
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.
Navy Presentation
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.
Army Presentation
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!
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!!!
Tasks for Completion
No "Tasks for Completion" exist(s)
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.
Group Files
 AJROTC - Why Join?
Information on why Army JROTC is the best course elective for your student.
 AJROTC Course Syllabus
 AJROTC Key Information
General information
 AJROTC Newsletter "The Bruin Beat"
The Army JROTC Newsletter
 AJROTC Parents
Information for Parents of JROTC cadets.
 AJROTC Policies
AJROTC Policies and Procedures
 AJROTC Summer Camp 2014
Summer Camp Forms
 Bruin Bn Alumni Update
Information about and to our Alumni!
 Bruin Bn Support Organization (BBSO)
Want to support JROTC? Here is how.
 Cadet Leaders
Info for the Cadet Leaders of the Battalion
 Guest Speakers to FPHS AJROTC
Guest speaker information
 Student Instructional Material
Information on student lessons and curriculum.
 Student Reference Materials
Reference manuals and guides.
 SY 2014-2015 JROTC Application
Application for admittance into the FPHS JROTC Program
+ 1) LTC (Ret) Bullock, Jacqueline, SAI
+ 2) 1SG (Ret) Garris, Anthony, AI
+ 3) Cadet/LTC Martin, Tyler, Battalion Commander
+ 4) Cadet/MAJ Johnson, Timothy, Battalion Executive Officer
+ 5) Cadet/SGM Moody, Brandon, Battalion Command Sergeant Major
Click on name to see details.

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