AFJROTC NEWSLETTER

New Year 2021 Edition

FOR INCOMING FRESHMEN!!

EIGHTH GRADE FAMILIES: Please join us for our Parent Information Webinar/Q&A Session via Zoom on Wednesday, January 27th, 7-8pm:

https://conroeisd.zoom.us/j/84718603728?pwd=R3NaQWhnaEhDczNwTkt0ZTZXU0QvUT09


CHECK OUT THESE SHORT VIDEOS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AFJROTC!!

2019 TWHS AF JROTC Recruiting Video
AY20-21 TWHS JROTC Recruiting Video

AFJROTC UPDATES


UPPER CLASSMAN PORTRAITS!!

WEDNESDAY/THUR, 20/21 JAN DURING ALL ROTC CLASS PERIODS. Uniform is service dress (the blue coat and tie) and during class periods BluMoon Photography will do portraits. We just facilitate this for BluMoon. They'll send out links for purchase of packages to send to Grandma--info has been sent to your emails. Remote learners will either have to show up for their class period or arrange a portrait separately.


AEROSPACE FLY-IN

FRIDAY, 15 JAN 3:00-4:30 Drone fly-in at the senior campus in the big gym.


PAINTBALL!

MONDAY, 18 JAN 8:00-2:30 This is one of our top interest events! It's an opportunity for our instructor staff to lay waste to students on the paintball field. Truth is, it works the other way, but is a LOT of fun. There will be a charge (probably $25) which been added as an optional item to the webstore on your children's accounts.


OAK RIDGE DRILL, ACADEMIC AND MARKSMANSHIP MEET!

SATURDAY, 23 JAN. This will be a virtual meet so all the teams will be scheduled individually and notified by their respective commanders.


DRONE EXPO!

SATURDAY, 6 FEB 1:00-3:00 This will be at the senior campus, both inside and out at the soccer fields.


DINING OUT!

SATURDAY, 6 FEB 6:30-9:30 Formal dinner, formal dress (Service Dress for males and either Service Dress or semi-formal for females), guest speaker and fun.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER IS BACK!

Volunteers can sign up again at the MCAS! Email Jill at Volunteer.Coordinator@mctx.org to do the online orientation. A great chance to get those hours in!


HAPPY CADETS DO THE AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES:

  • DRILL TEAM: Mon-Thur 3:00-4:30.
  • PHYSICAL TRAIINING: Mon/Wed 3:00-4:00.
  • ORIENTEERING: Tue/Thur 3:00-4:00.
  • FLIGHT SIMULATOR/RC: Mon-Thur 3:00-4:30 (sign up basis on GroupMe)
  • MARKSMANSHIP: Mon-Fri 3:00-4:30

AIRCRAFT OF THE WEEK

B-52 STRATOFORTRESS

Took its maiden voyage in 1952 and the airframe is still flying!! This beast carries up to 70,000 pounds and can fly over 8,000 miles before refueling! There have been at least 13 variants and does everything from nuclear overwatch to close air support (really!).
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YOUR CADETS IN ACTION

DRILL TEAM EXPO 2020-21

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Tim and Daniel
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Highlander Drill Team!!

What sometimes happens in AFJROTC

What Also Sometimes Happens in AFJROTC

Check Out Our New Upgrades!!

We so wrapped...

AIRPLANES!

BYU Vocal Point - You Raise Me Up

An amazing version to lift you up this season.
You Raise Me Up | BYU Vocal Point (Josh Groban A Cappella Cover)

Pentatonix - Mary, Did You Know?

CHARACTER-LIVE LIFE FOR REAL--LOOK UP FROM THE PHONE

A nice reminder that we're missing a lot by constantly being enslaved to our screens!
Look Up | Gary Turk (Official Video - Spoken Word)

BOOSTER CLUB INFO

NEXT MEETING IS TUESDAY, 12 JAN 7:00PM

Zoom--credentials to follow.

BOOSTER CLUB MEETING SLIDES

Coming Soon...
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