AFJROTC NEWSLETTER

October 2020 Edition

AFJROTC UPDATES

FRESHMAN MIXER!!

This Friday, 23 Oct from 5:00-7:00pm. Fun, informal meet and greet open to all freshmen and their parents. It will be at the 9th grade campus commons (come in the back). Kids will play, adults will eat and fellowship. Jason's Deli will be catered. Cadets and parents sign up here: here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C084BACA62AA75-freshman


OCTOBER ACTIVITY!!

What? Spooky Halloween "Tailgate" Party

When? Friday, 30 Oct, 3:00-5:00

Where? Senior Campus

What Else? Appropriate Costumes (optional), fun games, snacks, decorating fun


ORIENTEERING TEAM UPDATE:

TWHS hosted our first district orienteering meet last Saturday and DOMINATED. Here's how they stacked up amongst the 23 competitors: Freshman Boys: 1st--Seth Dykstra; 2nd--Micah Archibald; 3rd--Sebastian Ojeda. Upperclass Boys: 1st--Jonathan Yost; 2nd-Javier Del Corral. Upperclass Girls: 1st--Kailey Coffel; 2nd--Therese Stubblefield; 3rd--Riley Jones. CONGRATULATIONS!!



CADET STAFF UPDATE:

-This week the staff has a pretty full plate is working on:


  • Freshman Mixer for the 23rd
  • October Activity 30th
  • Unit Goal presentations
  • National 30-Basic Competition
  • Halloween decorating



DRILL AND CEREMONIES VIDEO ASSIGNMENTS:

All freshmen and sophomores have weekly assignments to get through a drill video series and pass the five-question quiz with a 100. There are still about 30% of our kids who haven't done the third or fourth assignment. There are 36 of these--they aren't going away and they have to pass one to move to the next one. Please encourage your 9th/10th graders to make their way through these!


PHYSICALS:

We're getting closer!! Please make sure your child has both the doctor's physical and the online portion completed at SWOL123.


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 (upper classes only right now)

YOUR CADETS IN ACTION

ORIENTEERING TEAM AND WINNERS!

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MARKSMANSHIP!

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PT!

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AEROSPACE!

CHARACTER-MANAGE YOUR FEAR

Is it wrong to fear?? It depends on what your afraid of. But this is important--FACE YOUR FEARS. Don't let your fears be the thing that limits what you do. DON'T DIE BEFORE YOU'RE DEAD!!
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AWARDS PRESENTATION ARCHIVES

BOOSTER CLUB INFO

NEXT MEETING IS TUESDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 7:00PM

We HOPE to do this in person!! MANY THANKS to our outgoing Booster Board members and to those just beginning to serve!!


ALSO: Happy Birthday USMC on the 10th!


ALSO: AFJROTC Spirit Night at Texas Roadhouse from 4:00-10:00pm! Go eat and a portion goes back to the club!

BOOSTER CLUB MEETING SLIDES

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