JROTC MILITARY BALL 2017
The Southern Garrett JROTC cadet ball will be held at the Wisp Resort on Friday May 5, 2017 from 6:00 PM until 10:30 PM.
The military ball or dining-out is an age-old tradition. Male and female cadets will wear their dress blue cadet uniform. It is a semi-formal event. Men and women should wear appropriate dress clothes (tux is not required). Service personnel currently serving in the military are encouraged to wear their military dress uniform, veterans are authorized to wear their military awards on their civilian clothing.
The evening will consist of a receiving line, the posting and retrieving of the colors, dinner, a guest speaker, presentation of national awards and a dance. In addition, all cadets who are seniors will be recognized for their accomplishments.
Cadets bringing out of school guests between the ages of 14 and 18 must have a guest form signed and approved by the JROTC senior army instructor.
Conduct at the ball will be respectful and proper; all school policies will apply.
Non Cadet Students $15
Adult Guests $20.
Served Dinner will be Salad with Bread, and your choice of either Grilled Chicken Breast or Chicken Cordon Blue with Steamed Green Beans and Au-Gratin Potatoes, or Beef Lasagna with steamed Green Beans and Garlic Bread.
RSVP with number of guests, meal choices and payment not later than April 25th.
Chaperons are greatly appreciated and at least four are needed. Contact 1SG Wright or LTC Sheaffer if interested in chaperoning.
All Cadets enrolled in JROTC during the 2016/17 school year are expected to attend. A letter of instruction, flyers and fundraising letter will be sent home with each Cadet.
We look forward to a great evening of great food, great company and great fun!
The Rams Battalion will travel to Washington D.C. Friday, May 12th to visit the Smithsonian Museums, the National Mall and Arlington National Cemetery where we will observe the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and some of the memorials. Permissions slips have been passed out and are due along, with $20.00, no later than May 2nd.
The Raider Team will host a competition at Southern High on April 22nd. Schools from 3 states will be competing in this Physically and Mentally challenging competiton to see who will stake the claim as Top Raider Team.