Due to homecoming spirit week, all cadets will be excused from uniform inspection on Tuesday, October 15. Instead of wearing the uniform, you may participate in the Tiki Tuesday (wear hawaiian attire) spirit day!
On Wednesday, October 2, our Komet Battalion Cadets volunteered for the San Diego Blood Drive in throughout the entire day. Cadets greeted and checked in donors and passed out snacks and drinks for them. We are so glad to be a part of this experience and to give back to this community. Thank you to all of those who volunteered for the Blood Drive!
On Wednesday, September 25, our very own Academic Team competed against Scripps Ranch High School and University City High School for the 1st round of the Academic League. Our team placed third with 40 points. University City High scored 65 points and Scripps Ranch High scored 175 points. Thank you for those who competed in this round!
On Saturday, September 28th, over sixty cadets participated in representing the Komet Battalion at the first Joint Brigade event of the year, Cadet Picnic. Hosted at Admiral Baker Field, the Komet Battalion competed against the twelve other units in many picnic games and events, such as, Tug-of-War, Tank Tube, Relay Race, Egg Balance, Basketball Hotshots, and a Talent show to display our skills. Overall, the cadets had a great time socializing with one another and we hope to see more of them in the next year!
- c/CPT Yochum
On Friday, September 27th, our Komets went to the Miramar Air Show, which commemorated the 101th anniversary of women serving in the Marine Corps. Cadets ventured around, exploring the various aircrafts and booths they had to offer. Thank you all who came to this field trip and we'll see you next time at Cadet Picnic!
On Friday September 20, 2019, our Kearny JROTC Color Guard team gave back to their high school community by executing the Presentation of Colors at the beginning of the Kearny vs. University City High School football game. The Komet Battalion's Color Guard can be spotted at other home football and baseball games, amongst other school events. Special thanks to those who participated in the presentation of colors!
- CPT Yochum
On Friday September 13, 2019, our Kearny JROTC Color Guard team gave back to their high school community by executing the Presentation of Colors at the beginning of the Kearny vs. Montgomery High School football game. The Komet Battalion's Color Guard can be spotted at other home football and baseball games, amongst other school events. Special thanks to those who participated in the presentation of colors!
- CPT Yochum
The Miramar Air Show is an annual air show providing cadets with an opportunity to learn about military aircraft while displaying companionship. This is the first Komet Battalion-sponsored field trip of the year, and will take place on Friday, September 27, 2019, at MCAS Miramar. Cadets are expected to report to JROTC Room 101 no later than 8:30 a.m. on the day of the trip with their Kearny JROTC shirt. They will return to campus no later than 3:30 p.m. Participating cadets will be transported to and from the event by school bus. Although food will be provided for the cadets at no cost, cadets are welcome to bring spending money if they wish to purchase food or other items from vendors at the event.
To view last year's Miramar Air Show Field Trip, click the button below:
Cadet Picnic is an annual event hosted by the San Diego Unified School District Joint Brigade. Cadet Picnic is an event that allows cadets bond with each other, create a sense of community, and develop teamwork through multiple picnic game activities, such as relay race, egg balance, tank tube, sack race, tug of war, and more. This event will take place on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Admiral Baker Field. Cadets are expected to report to JROTC Room 101 no later than 7:30 a.m on the day in athletic wear (Kearny JROTC shirt and athletic bottoms). They will return to campus no later than 3:30 p.m. Participating cadets will be transported to and from the event by school bus. Food will be provided for the cadets at no cost.
To view more information on last year's Cadet Picnic, click the button below:
Are you looking for an opportunity to express your creativity and school spirit while sharing it with others? Here's your chance to create a Battalion Chant. Just click the link and we can't wait to see what you come up with.
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The Battalion Public Affairs Officer, also known as the Batalion S-5, c/CPT Yochum, Cheyenne, manages the Kearny AJROTC Battalion website.