The Falcon Battalion spring awards ceremony will be held in the high school auditorium on 17 May. Cadets need to arrive by 4:30 PM in Class B uniform. The ceremony will start promptly at 5 PM.
The VFW Auxiliary awarded the North Country Union High School JROTC program the Youth Activities Award for supporting area veterans.
Three JROTC members were awarded the top awards in the Post 798 Voice of Democracy competition. Congratulations to the top prize winner Christina, second place to Shayne, and third place to Mathew.
The Vermont state VFW commander asked for North Country Union High Schools color guard to post the colors at a state wide VFW meeting in Montpelier, Vermont.
North Country Union High School 3 person Color Guard supported Newport City Elementary School's Veteran's Day learning activities by presenting the colors and discussing the purpose of Veteran's Day.
Cadets were challenged with the task of creating a one rope bridge. This exercise involved learning many knots including the swiss seat, a rope harness, and using specific knots for the bridge itself.
JROTC cadets selected from the battalion attended a ceremony dedicated to the first and only officer killed in the line of duty for the Newport Police Dept. at the Newport municipal building.
North Country Union High School Cadets