The Blue Devil Report and the Front & Center Newsletters will start alternating weeks for distribution. Each week, we will still have parent updates sent out along with the newsletter of the week. Thank you for reading!
Easter Leave Weekend starts on Friday, April 15 and goes until Monday, April 18. That means there will be no class on Monday, April 18. Please use the Orah Parent Portal to submit all leave requests.
Saturday, April 23 is a Saturday Class Day and mandatory for all day students. The National Honor Society & National Junior Honor Society Ceremony will also be held on April 23 at 11:45 AM in the Wicker Chapel. The list of cadets can be found in the Front & Center Newsletter. Below is the Saturday Class Schedule.
The Fork Union Military Academy Interact Club, in conjunction with the Fluvanna County High School Interact Club, are teaming up to host a meal packing event starting at 1:30pm Friday, April 22nd, at the FLUCO High School Auxiliary Gym.
The Interact Club is asking for your support for this event. By committing to help us end world hunger, you can make an impact that extends far beyond the borders of Fluvanna County. Since 2020, COVID-19 has escalated food insecurity for people already at risk. Your participation in this event will ensure they continue to exercise their human right to freedom from hunger. The meals the clubs will package are loaded with nutrition to support healthy immune systems, promote cognitive development in children, stimulate economies and empower entire communities to thrive.
You can help in two ways:
The Clubs have committed to $5,000 so far. Every dollar provides a meal for four. Can you help? Click on this link to register/donate: http://events.riseagainsthunger.org/RotaryFluvanna2022
Here are a couple of videos from one of the previous events:
Get ready to REVISIT, REFLECT, RECONNECT, and REDO the reunion you missed out on!
Mark your calendars for April 29th - May 1st for our biggest reunion to date! We'll be celebrating three years' worth of reunions in ONE WEEKEND! We're so excited to be able to come together again, and we can't wait to see you back on Fork Union's campus.
Visit www.forkunion.com/alumni-weekend for hotel information, schedule of events, and to register!
If you are interested in enrolling your cadet in Summer School, please contact the admissions office at . Please note that all cadets will have met with Mrs. Kelsey Hill before the end of the school year to discuss their schedule for 2022-2023.
Fork Union Military Academy cadets can pay their way to Italy with Explorica Educational Tours in December 2022! Ms. Regina Delman will be holding an informational meeting in the Wicker Chapel on May 6 at 11:00 AM. Any parent interested in their cadet joining the trip should come to the meeting. The meeting will be live streamed for those who cannot attend.
Senator Mark Warner invites high school and middle school students, their parents or guardians, and school counselors to Academy Day 2022: April 23 from 1000-1230. Attendees will have the opportunity to join virtual breakout sessions with representatives from the United States service academies for presentations and an interactive question and answer period.
On the main stage, you will hear from representatives from the Virginia congressional delegation about the application procedures for congressional nominations to the academies as well as speakers from the Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board, the University of Virginia ROTC pro- grams, the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets, the Virginia Military Institute, and the Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership at Mary Baldwin University. There will also be time to speak in more detail with many of these representatives at their virtual resource tables.
If interested in joining, please sign up at: Academy Day 2022.
For those cadets wanting to take the May 7th SAT Test here at FUMA, the registration deadline is Friday, April 8 at midnight. Please remember that parents must register their cadet for the test and pay the fee. Once the registration is complete, the cadet needs to print the admission ticket to present on test day. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. White in the Commandant's Department at .