JROTC Completes Annual Air Rifle Qualification Program

Boys Military School Cadet at Riffle Practice

Once a year the St John’s Military School JROTC Department conducts an air rifle qualification program for all JROTC Cadets. This year’s program ran from 12 Jan – 4 Feb 15. By waiting until third quarter to conduct qualifications, this gives more cadets a chance to earn one of the coveted marksmanship badges. Eighty cadets had an opportunity to qualify … Read More

Educating in a Boy Friendly Classroom

Military School Cadet Working with Teacher

Countless publications and research studies point out that girls are outpacing boys in classrooms across the United States. For decades, researchers have warned that evolving educational practices were not addressing the key differences in how boys learn. As boys continue to decline in academic achievement and college attendance, many private institutions, and recently some public schools, have begun addressing the … Read More

Two Sides to Every Story

Military School Cadet Posing for a Picture with Parents

St. John’s Works! It is often difficult for people to understand the need to send a child to a boarding school. Mr. and Mrs. Brian Swain have agreed to share their story. The answers given to the questions raised may tug at your heart strings. One thing is for sure…the decision to send their son, Brandon, to St. John’s has … Read More

2014 Rifle Team Season Underway

Next Monday will be the start of this year’s Rifle Team Season. We will start off with about a week and a half of practice before our first match on the 12th of November. The week after that I will be gone to Ft Knox Kentucky to learn how to be a JROTC Instructor all over again. If no one … Read More

Fe for a Cure

St. John's Military School Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

Fe for a Cure was a point to point 5K Race/Walk down Santa Fe Avenue through historic downtown Salina to benefit breast cancer patients at Tammy Walker Cancer Center. The race started here at SJMS. It was a glorious day to run/walk, and a lot of intention was put around the survivors, and honoring those who have died from the … Read More

Win at the Whistle

Boys Military School Cadets Playing Soccer

Hello, Today our soccer team traveled to play Topeka Heritage. We had an easy lead in the first half by three goals. Our boys relaxed and stopped running before the game was over. Heritage came back and tied the game to three. It took Blasé Whitting a few great saves to keep us in the game. With about ten minutes … Read More

Making a Difference

Boys Military School Cadet Close Up

St. John’s Military School Cadets took an opportunity of helping the community, rather than sleeping in Saturday morning. The Salina Journal made mention of this in their recent article “Planting for the Future”. The link below will take you to the direct story. Way to go Cadets! being a light in your community, mission accomplished! http://www.salina.com/news/FallCleanUp#    

AMS Tryout Results!

Boys Military School Cadet Participating in Obstacle Course

SJMS Family, Tonight we conducted a BMS and AMS Challenge. Please give these men a pat on the back when you see them. It isn’t easy to survive several hours of physical training. I am pleased to announce the newest members to the team. BMS BOGER BURRAGE BUTERO MIKE-IRABOR OSUNKOYA PEARSALL AMS HAHN LIU MURTHA PAN RITCHIE YODER Thank you … Read More

A “Golden” Moment

Boys Military School Cadets Playing Soccer

Our soccer team played our last home match today against Wichita Word of Life. Our boys won the game in 93 minutes; 80 regular game, and 13 overtime. We were losing but it was our fans on the sideline who stepped up their game and motivated our players to go all in and tie the game before the end of … Read More

Most Important…He’s Proud of Himself!

Boys Military School Cadet and Parents Posing

My wife and I have just returned from parents weekend and are amazed with both the school and especially the staff at St. John’s Military School. We arrived in Kansas not knowing what to expect and were eager to know how Micah has performed during the new boy process. We were greeted warmly from both Micah’s teachers and Staff and were made … Read More