Fishburne Military School - Review #3
About the Author:
|Years Attended Boarding School:||1995-1999|
|Sports and Activities:||Wrestling, tennis, cadet corp Army JROTC leadership, rifle team, drill team, honor guard|
|College Enrolled:||West virginia university|
|Home Town, State:||Gaithersburg, MD|
1.) What do you think makes your school unique relative to other boarding schools?
Army JROTC which has held highest level of distinction for over 20 years due to stellar scores on annual RFI. Outstanding teachers and educational experience. Amazing alumni support. Small classroom and student body.
2.) What was the best thing that happened to you in boarding school?
Became state recognized wrestler, graduated In the top of my class and was accepted to all of my choice colleges. Promoted to cadet corp officer leadership.
3.) What might you have done differently during your boarding school experience?
Appreciate the experience not what you perceive you are missing.
4.) What did you like most about your school?
The relationships built with facility and surfers alike which exist 20 years later.
5.) Do you have any final words of wisdom for visiting or incoming students to your school?
Drink the koolaid, the sacrifice or seems up front will pay off for years to come. You will be come the man you want to be.
1.) Describe the school's town and surrounding area.
Small town in southern VA. Not a lot to do but also not a lot of trouble to get in.
2.) Describe the social life at your school - what did you like most about it?
Social life was within cadet corp and activities. Keep you busy and limited access to town.
Alumni Reviews Review School
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- Salisbury University I went to two different military academies during my stint at boarding schools, Massanutten Military Academy and Fishburne. I can say without a doubt that the fact that Fishburne was an all male school had. . .
- North Carolina State University One aspect that Fishburne fostered was brotherhood. Every guy there was your brother. You leaned on your brothers and faced adversity together and that is what made that school and the relationships that I built. . .
- West virginia university Army JROTC which has held highest level of distinction for over 20 years due to stellar scores on annual RFI. Outstanding teachers and educational experience. Amazing alumni support. Small classroom and. . .
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