This is your Battalion Commander,
The San Pasqual Battlefield Reenactment is coming up on Sunday, December 7th. We will only be taking about fifty cadets so the requirements to attend the San Pasqual Reenactment is to have at least a 2.0, no non-suits, and be passing your ROTC class with a “B” or higher. You must sign up on the Monday after Thanksgiving break. You will find the sign-in sheet on the ROTC bulletin board and Tuesday Colonel Swann will announce who will be going.
-Battalion Commander c/LTC Kassandra Gomez
PROMOTION BOARD SCHEDULE
SCHOOL YEAR 2014/2015
15 Dec 1412 Jan 15
9 Mar 15
27 Apr 15 (BN & BDE Staff Application Boards)
6 May 15 (Joint BDE Staff Selection Board)
18 May 15
(SGT to SSG, SFC to MSG)
17 Non 14
12 Jan 15
9 Feb 15
16 Mar 15
13 Apr 15
12 May 15
1 Jun 15
BNCOC and ANCOC
Online course Starts on first date for three weeks – You must register with COL Swann by Friday the week before the course begins. BNCOC is for CPL to SGT and ANCOC for SSG to SFC
1 Dec 14, Resident Phase 20 Dec 14
5 Jan 15, Resident Phase 24 Jan 15
9 Feb 15, Resident Phase 28 Feb 15
2 Mar 15, Resident Phase 21 Mar 15
6 Apr 15, Resident Phase 25 Apr 15
11 May 15, Resident Phase 30 May 15
All boards are held on Mondays and begin at 1545.
All promotion packets for SSG and MSG must be turned-in to the BN S1 no later than the Thursday prior to the board date to be considered for promotion!
Annually All cadets enrolled in Kearny Army JROTC are welcomed to participate in the San Diego Unified School District Cadet Picnic. This event offers cadets the opportunity to meet cadets from other schools, compete in sport competitions and enjoy a lunch with their fellow cadets. Information on this year’s picnic is as follows:
a. Date: Saturday October 18, 2014
c. Time : 7:30am to 4pm
d. Bus Departure time: 8:15am from Kearny HS
e. Bus Returning time: 4pm
f. Attire: Cadets must wear the Kearny JROTC t-shirt with black shorts.
g. Cost: $15 covers meal, transportation, Cadet Club membership and cadet club ribbon award.
h. Payment: Cadet will pay their $15 to the Financial Office and take their receipt to COL Swann to record their payment
i. Deadline: Payment MUST be made to the financial office by October 8th 2014.
All of the JROTC instructors from all of San Diego Unified JROTC attend this event to ensure supervision and the safety of our cadets. Also, cadets that attend become Cadet Club members and will save $5 on their Cadet Ball tickets this spring.
The following is the current Archery practice schedule for school year 2014-2015
Monday-Friday morning practice (0700-0830), NASP Varsity Team members
Monday, Wednesday, Friday afternoon practice for OAS Varsity Recurve Team members (3:30-4:30)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday mid-day, (11:30-12:30) NASP 1st year archery team members
Tuesday & Thursday afternoon practice (3:30-4:30) NASP all archery team members
Available morning practice for 1st year archery team members will be determined based on the number of open shooting positions not occupied by a varsity team member.
OAS – Olympic Archery in the Schools
NASP – National Archery in the Schools Program
All dates and times for matches and competitions will be made available for parents and team members to plan accordingly.
OAS team is a traveling team. We will host competitions here at Kearny during the OAS season and the dates will be posted the beginning of each week as well as the location of the match.