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Parent Update: October 22

News Type:  Parents
Friday, October 22, 2021


October 22, 2021

UPDATED: FUMA Shuttle Transportation only available on Mandatory Leaves

UPDATED: Private Hire Transportation is available for all leaves, including mandatory leaves, weekend leaves and medical leaves.

Due to the extensive planning and staff availability, FUMA Shuttle Transportation is only available for Mandatory Leaves. Mandatory Leaves include: Thanksgiving Break, Christmas Break, Spring Break and End of the Year Departures.

Please contact Director of Activities and Cadet Transportation BJ York for more information at

Tomorrow, October 23 is a Saturday Class Day

Saturday, October 23 is the next Saturday Class. Day students should arrive at 7:15 AM at the Commandant's Department to check-in. Below is the schedule for Saturday, October 23:


Does your son want to spend Spring Break in Germany?

UPDATE: Saturday, October 23, 2021 is the deadline to register for this trip. 

The Foreign Language Department is set to take cadets and any faculty and staff on a 10-day trip across Germany. The trip is set for March 5 - March 15 and the group will visit Berlin, Prague and Munich.

Any cadet interested in going should enroll online through The cost for each cadet is $3,400. For more information, click the link below:

Spring Break to Germany 2022

Do you want to schedule Senior Portraits?

It is time to schedule your sons' senior portraits! We are pleased to be able to recommend Kristin Firewicz Studios to our cadet families. Kristin is a professional photographer contracted by the Academy to take campus photos throughout the year and has been specializing in high school senior photography for 10 years. Kristin is local to Fork Union and her son attends the Academy. For more information regarding booking your son's senior session, please visit the website below for special FUMA rates:

Kristin Firewicz Studios

Remember to always check the School Calendar for more information throughout the next few weeks.



Best regards, 

Kelly Barnette

Director of Communications
Fork Union Military Academy




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