Gainesville High School Red Elephants Naval JROTC

Sanctioned Drill Meet Dates
Cross Creek:  November 9, 2013

Upcoming Events:
Oct 17: Fall Pirate Classic Rifle Postal
Nov 9: Cross Creek Sanctioned Drill Meet
Nov 14: Westide Rifle Sanctioned Postal
Nov 16: Union Grove Rifle STS-Griffin, GA
Nov 21: Brunswick Rifle Postal
Dec 7: Westside Rifle STS-Anniston, AL
Dec 21: North Cobb Brain Brawl
Jan 11: Warhawk Rifle STS-Anniston, AL
Jan 25: Area 12 STS Championship-Anniston, AL

Important Dates to Remember (We have a busy but fun year ahead)

Oct 30: Atlanta North Cadet CO/XO Meeting with Area Manager (Kennesaw Mountain)
Nov 2: SAT
Nov 6: Seniors Apply Online Day at GHS
Nov 8: NJROTC Annual History Report Due
Nov 9: Cross Creek Drill Sanctioned Drill Meet
Nov 11: Veterans' Day Observance (Gainesville High Flag Poles-Details TBD)
Nov 16: Union Grove STS Air Rifle Meet (Union Grove High School)
Dec 4: GHS Sophomore Night
Dec 7: SAT
Dec 14: ACT
Dec 14: Westside STS Air Rifle Meet-Anniston, AL
Dec 21: North Cobb Brain Brawl
Jan 11: Warhawk STS Air Rifle Meet-Anniston, AL
Jan 14: NJROTC Potluck (Woods Mill Cafeteria)
Jan 16: GHS Financial Aid Night
Jan 18: Cadet Ball (GHS Cafeteria) (6:00-11:00 pm)
Jan 25: Area 12 STS Air Rifle Championship-Anniston, AL
Feb 1: Area 12 Orienteering Championship
Feb 8: Henry County Brain Brawl
Feb 15: Navy National Orienteering Championship
Mar 1: Area 12 Drill Championship
Mar 8: Cross Creek Brain Brawl
Mar 15: Gainesville NS1 Drill Meet (Track, Band Practice Field, Senior Parking Lot)
Mar 22: Area 12 Brain Brawl Championship
Apr 10-13: Navy Nationals Pensacola (during Spring Break)
Apr 16: NJROTC Awards Ceremony
May 14: GHS Awards Ceremony (PAC)
May 26: Memorial Day Parade

What's New............

Congratulations to the Gainesville Red Elephants Naval JROTC Co-ed Raider Teams for taking 3rd place overall at the North Forsyth High School Raider Challenge on September 7, 2013. Go Big Red!!!

Congratulations to the Gainesville Red Elephants Naval JROTC Cadets for taking 2nd place at the Area 12 Drill Championship (March 2) and qualifying for the 2013 Navy Nationals Drill Championships. Go Big Red!!!


Who we are:

Gainesville High School NJROTC was founded in 2008 under the leadership of MSgt Jack Reese (USMC). The unit has received recognition over the years in all levels of competition, ranging from armed and basic drill, air rifle and athletics.