Bruin Battalion News
JROTC Parent Orientation
The first JROTC Parent Information meeting for SY 14-15 is scheduled for August 28, 2014, 12:00-1:00 pm. Come out to hear 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!!!
JROTC Information Meeting, This Week!!
Come here all about Army JROTC at Forest Park High School by attending the upcoming Information Meeting held on 15 May 2014. Open house 6:00-6:30. Information Session begins at 6:30 pm.
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!
McDonough HS Raider Meet
Raider Team cadets participated in the McDonough HS Raider Competition on 22 March 2014 and won 2d place in the Litter Carry, 3d Place in the Vehicle Pull and 3d place in the 5K Road March events. Well done, Raider Team!
Army JROTC Parent Information Meeting
Thank you to those parents who were able to attend the Army JROTC Parent Information meeting held March 13, 2014. We are looking forward to greeting your son/daughter for the 2014-2015 school year!
FPHS Army JROTC Dining In
The Inaugural FPHS Dining In held on 4 April 2014 was a success! A heart-felt thank you goes to our Bruin Battalion Support Organization Parents for making this event an evening to remember! We also extend our appreciation to our Guest of Honor, LTC (R) Victor Burnette, the Woodbridge Senior High School JROTC Battalion leadership, our Cadet Parents, and PWCS Catering who donated time, patience, and resources to make our event a success. Job well done!
Forestville Military Academy Drill and Raider Meet
The Army JROTC participated in the Forestville Military Academy Drill and Raider Competition on 8 March 2014. The teams competed in Drill, Raider, Inspection, JLAB, Art and Poetry contests and placed in several categories to include 1st Place in the JLAB event and 2d Place in the Art Contest.
Cadet/Team Photos for SY 13-14 occurred on 26 & 27 February 2014. Cadets can still purchase their individual photos by using the ordering packet located in the Information folder below!
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.
Guest speaker information
Information on student lessons and curriculum.
Reference manuals and guides.
Application for admittance into the FPHS JROTC Program