• Perfect Score on JROTC Program for Accreditation
    April 27, 2017
    Cadets and Instructors at St. John’s Earn Perfect Score on JROTC Program for Accreditation The staff and cadets at St. John’s Military School share a...
  • ST. John's Military School Campus Building
    Bethany Good Life Scholarship
    April 10, 2017
    Bethany College President William Jones announced to the local community that the college would offer four-year, full-tuition scholarships to all students graduating from a...
  • Military School Cadet
    Achieving Excellence: Battalion Commander Justin Gilbert
    January 31, 2017
    Don and Susan Gilbert wanted something better for their son, Justin. Like so many parents, they wanted to give him every opportunity to excel...
  • Military School Cadets Rifle Practice
    JROTC - Air Rifle Qualification
    January 31, 2017
    Cadets get a  chance to earn one of the coveted JROTC marksmanship badges. Once a year the St. John’s Military School JROTC Department conducts an...
  • Military School Cadets Doing School Work
    Hesston College offers scholarship to international graduates of St....
    January 17, 2017
    Hesston College offers scholarship to international graduates of St. John’s Military School  St. John’s Military School, an all-male, military boarding school in Salina, Kansas, now...
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    Battalion Executive Officer Reece Turner: Leading by Example
    January 13, 2017
    When St. John’s Military School cadet Reece Turner looks back on his sophomore year of high school, a year he spent at a large...
  • Military School Staff
    A Lifetime Commitment to Leadership
    January 9, 2017
    Lessons from St. John’s Military School Alumnus Dale Browning Headmaster D. Dale Browning Dale Browning, headmaster at St. John’s Military School in Salina, Kansas, knows what...
  • Military School Cadets Working on Schoolwork
    SJMS Teaches Critical Thinking Skills
    December 2, 2016
    St. John's Teaches Cadets Critical Thinking Skills Using a Creative, Immersive Approach to Science in the Classroom
  • Military School Cadets Enjoying Foreign Food
    SJMS Prepares cadets to become international leaders
    October 14, 2016
    St John’s Military School continues to evolve its academic offering to best prepare cadets to become leaders in an international workforce.
  • Military School Cadet in Uniform
    SJMS cadet safety and accountability
    October 14, 2016
    St. John’s takes a multi-pronged approach to safety, personal accountability and most importantly, a commitment to enabling the formation of a brotherhood that safeguards...
  • Military School Cadet Working with Teacher
    Flipped Approach to hands-on learning
    September 19, 2016
    Glenn has taken an innovative, and effective approach to teaching by implementing what is known as a “flipped classroom.
  • Military School Cadet in Uniform with Staff
    Summerlin teen named corps commander
    August 16, 2016
    Justin Gilbert named 129th corps commander.
  • People at St. John's Military School Golf Tournament
    Muleskinner Golf Tournament
    July 18, 2016
    Funds from the Muleskinner Golf Tourney supplement the growing need for annual scholarships for deserving young men.
  • Military School Cadets Reading in Library
    Creative solutions for students with ADHD
    July 11, 2016
    Parents whose sons struggle with the educational and social complications of ADHD are turning to SJMS to help their sons build confidence and establish...
  • Military School Cadet Flying Plane
    Colorado student soars at SJMS
    July 7, 2016
    "The changes in Kody after just one year at military school are nothing short of amazing."
  • Salina to Denver Logo
    Salina to Denver flights now available
    June 27, 2016
    A flight direct to Denver means a short plane ride in place of the traditional drive.
  • Military School Cadets in Uniform
    Military School is no guarantee
    June 15, 2016
    “Our primary goal is to give each and every cadet the tools he needs to learn to be an accountable, and confident leader in...
  • Military School Cadet with Staff Member
    Winter Skirmisher 2015
    May 23, 2016
    View the latest Skirmisher Here.
  • Military School Cadet in Uniform Hugging Family Member
    SJMS recognized for 'Powerful Practices'
    April 22, 2016
    SJMS earned recognition from AdvancED for 'Powerful Practices' due to several formal programs aimed at ensuring advancement and achievement.
  • Military School Cadets in Uniform Walking
    Cadets wow at JPA
    April 22, 2016
    SJMS cadets wow at JROTC Program Accreditation Inspection. They performed to the extremely high standards they set for themselves.
  • Military School Cadet Riffle Training Close Up
    A perfect 10 - The journey of George Norton
    April 7, 2016
    Through life we constantly have to readjust our position, change our sights, our follow through, and our visualization of our journey. Most of the...
  • Military School Cadet on Mission Trip Posing with Locals
    SJMS "Old Boy" does good work in Guatemala
    March 29, 2016
    Ian Niebla, a graduate of St. John's Military School, has taken the lessons learned as a cadet about the importance of community service and...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Posing with Authority Figure
    The 'Military' in Military School
    January 28, 2016
    With a military school education, a young man will ideally carry himself with respect, pride and confidence, into whatever course he sets for his...
  • Military School Cadets Outside Posing with Authority Figure
    Fall Skirmisher 2015
    January 12, 2016
    View the Fall Skirmisher 2015 Here
  • Group in Discussion about Military School Cadet
    AdvancED finds excellence at St. John's
    November 20, 2015
    The AdvacED team identified two Powerful Practices at SJMS during accreditation visit.
  • Smiling Military School Cadet Close Up
    128th Guidon Archives
    September 4, 2015
    View our latest Guidon here
  • Military School Cadet Shaking Hands with Authority Figure
    Life lessons through drill
    September 2, 2015
    Drill teaches you to just keep going and not let bad experiences keep you down.
  • St, John's Holding Arms Logo
    Support Our Mission
    August 17, 2015
    Support SJMS mission by participating everyday in these "free to you" fundraisers!
  • Military School Cadets Walking in Formation
    Military School vs Boarding School
    July 28, 2015
    Learn more about Military Schools vs Boarding Schools
  • Spring Skirmisher 2015
    July 16, 2015
    The 2015 Spring Skirmisher is here! Click here to view.
  • Military School Cadets Posing for Picture After Receiving Awards
    Military School Scholarships & Financial Aid
    July 13, 2015
    Scholarships and Financial Aid are available at St. John's Military School
  • Military School Cadets in Uniform with Authority Figure
    How Is Discipline Handled at Military Schools?
    June 30, 2015
    Those who picture vociferous drill sergeants may be surprised.
  • St. John's Military School Diploma Holder
    The Cost of Military School
    May 15, 2015
    Calculating the cost of military school can be difficult when factoring in the long-term benefits.
  • Military School Cadets in Formation
    Why You Shouldn't Send Your Son To Military School
    April 24, 2015
    Not all boys are accepted to military school and military school is not for all boys.
  • Military School Cadets in Formation Holding Flags and Wearing Uniforms
    St. John's Military School Formal Inspection: 2015
    April 22, 2015
    St. John's Military School's 127th Corps of Cadets earned 998 out of a possible 1,000 points.
  • Boys Military School Staff Signing Documents
    Kansas State and SJMS Partner for Education
    April 15, 2015
    Kansas State University signs a partnership agreement with St. John's to assist cadets preparing for higher education.
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    St. John's Becomes Cadet's Second Family
    March 27, 2015
    Luis Garcia-Quintanar, Battalion Executive Officer of the 127th Corps of Cadets, thinks of St. John’s as a second family.
  • Rifle Team Update...
    February 27, 2015
    As you know the rifle team just returned from participating in the JROTC Regionals in Phoenix, Arizona this past weekend.  All I can say...
  • Two Elderly People Posing for Picture at Military School
    SJMS Old Boy steps up for Wounded Warriors
    February 27, 2015
    There are many great stories of success and paying it forward from St. John's Military School, however, Al Ransom and his wife Cathie have...
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    Going Above & Beyond...What Hero's Are Made Of
    February 25, 2015
    That is how Chief Larry Mulliken of the Salina Fire Department, started his presentation amongst the 127th Corps of Cadets as he presented SFC...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Holding Wooden Log
    AMS & BMS CHALLENGE RESULTS
    February 17, 2015
    SJMS Family 2/13/2015 This evening we conducted an AMS/BMS Challenge. This is not an easy task. BMS generally lasts about 2 -3 hours and AMS generally...
  • Boys Military School Cadet at Riffle Practice
    JROTC Completes Annual Air Rifle Qualification Program
    February 5, 2015
    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...
  • Military School Cadet Working with Teacher
    Educating in a Boy Friendly Classroom
    January 26, 2015
    Countless publications and research studies point out that girls are outpacing boys in classrooms across the United States. For decades, researchers have warned that...
  • Military School Cadet Posing for a Picture with Parents
    Two Sides to Every Story
    January 16, 2015
    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...
  • 2014 Rifle Team Season Underway
    October 28, 2014
    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...
  • St. John's Military School Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness
    Fe for a Cure
    October 22, 2014
    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...
  • Boys Military School Cadet Close Up
    Making a Difference
    October 20, 2014
    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...
  • Boys Military School Cadet Participating in Obstacle Course
    AMS Tryout Results!
    October 18, 2014
    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...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Playing Soccer
    A "Golden" Moment
    October 17, 2014
    Our soccer team played our last home match today against Wichita Word of Life. Our boys won the game in 93 minutes; 80 regular...
  • Boys Military School Cadet and Parents Posing
    Most Important...He's Proud of Himself!
    October 8, 2014
    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...
  • St. John's Military School Staff Member
    Benefits of a military school education
    August 11, 2014
    One of the benefits of a military school education is not only a smaller teacher to student ratio, like here at St. John's, but...
  • Boys Military School Cadet Headshot
    Sweet Sincerity
    July 28, 2014
    "The mission of St. John's Military School is to provide each cadet with the opportunity to grow spiritually, morally, intellectually, and physically in a...
  • Boys Military School Cadets in Line in Front of Campus Building
    Summer Greetings!
    July 24, 2014
    The staff and faculty of St. John's hope all of our cadets, and their families, are enjoying a wonderful summer break.  As summer winds...
  • Military School Cadets Posing During Mission Trip
    St. John's Mission Trip 2015
    July 1, 2014
    Mission 2015  Fr. Randy McIntosh is excited to announce the mission trip for 2015 Spring Break will be Miami, Fl! We are using Praying Pelican...
  • Spring Skirmisher 2014
    June 19, 2014
    Click HERE to view our 2014 Spring Skirmisher
  • Boys Military School Cadets Having Fun in Class
    Military School Summer Camp Begins
    June 6, 2014
    St. John’s Military military summer program has officially begun. This year’s military school summer program is at full capacity, and the campers have...
  • Off Campus Receptions
    May 29, 2014
    We welcome you to join us at one of our off-campus receptions. Our receptions are not high-pressure sales events and no formal presentations are...
  • Boys Military School Cadets at Assembly
    Commencement Services DVD - Photo Order Information
    May 16, 2014
    To purchase a dvd of the President's Recognition ceremony, contact Karl at Mid America Productions; karl@mapvideo.net. or call 785-823-3908. Price is $20 plus tax...
  • Close Up of Boys Military School Cadet in Uniform
    Reflections from 126th Corps Battalion Commander
    May 13, 2014
    Levi Harmon, 126th Corps of Cadets Battalion Commander, reflects upon his four years at St. John's Military School. I came to St. John's four years...
  • Black and While Photo of Vail Hall
    The Handle of Memories
    May 5, 2014
    “Wrapping my hand around the handle for the first time since I graduated brought back much more than I had anticipated. The feel of...
  • Headshot of Boys Military School Cadet
    All-State Academic honorable mention
    May 5, 2014
    With great pride, St. John's Military School is proud to announce Cadet Battalion Executive Officer Eli Harmon received all-state academic honorable mention. Eli is...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Raising American Flags
    The Flag Raising Ceremony
    April 28, 2014
    The Flag Raising Ceremony During commencement weekend at St. John’s Military School, many ceremonies steeped in tradition take place. Old Boys associate commencement weekend...
  • Boys Military School Cadets in Uniform
    The 126th Corps of Cadets prepares for Cadet Formal...
    April 21, 2014
    The 126th Corps of Cadets prepares for Cadet Formal Inspection Annually, the St. John’s Military School Corps of Cadets undergo an extensive inspection known...
  • Boys Military School Cadet in Uniform and Authority Figure Saluting
    “Is Military School for Troubled Boys?"
    April 7, 2014
    Q: “Is Military School for Troubled Boys?" A: When it comes to being accepted into a military school, there are several groups of troubled boys...
  • Military School Cadets Take Selfie at Robotics Competition
    St. John's Military School FIRST Robotics competition - UPDATE!
    March 29, 2014
    St. John's Military School "Rangers" Robotics Team Update What a day! Some ups and some downs. We started out really well.  We are about an...
  • Winter Skirmisher 2013
    March 25, 2014
    Click here to view the PDF version of our Winter Skirmisher 2013. Enjoy!
  • St. John's Military School Robotics Team
    St. John's Military School FIRST Robotics competition
    March 25, 2014
    Military School FIRST robotics competition: Oklahoma City, OK 3/27-29/14 Cadets working hands on building "Sidewinder" For the fourth year in a row, St. John’s Military School...
  • Military School Mission Trip
    St. John’s Military School Mission Trip to Tucson, AZ
    March 18, 2014
    Military School Mission Trip: Tucson, AZ 3-15-14 While most school kids take it easy during spring break, 14 young cadets from St. John’s Military School,...
  • Military School Cadets in Uniform at Sports Stadium
    Color Guard, present colors
    February 21, 2014
    You don't have to be from Kansas to know the exciting rivalry of Bulls vs. Knicks, or the Celtics vs. Lakers. Here in Kansas...
  • Fall Skirmisher 2013
    January 17, 2014
    Download the latest version of the skirmisher here!Download the latest version of the skirmisher here!
  • Boys Military School Cadets in Uniform Standing
    Outstanding Students Chosen to Lead
    August 20, 2013
    Salina, Kan. – Aug. 19, 2013 – St. John’s Military School Leadership Camp begins today with a number of exceptional students in attendance that...
  • Boys Military School Cadet Posing with Family Members
    Success Didn’t Come Quickly
    July 12, 2013
    Maturity, Mentoring Bring High Rank and High Grades Dr. Laura Kenny is a single mother of five who realized that her middle son, Ryan, needed...
  • St. John's Military School Cadets in Uniform Holding American Flags
    SJMS Earns Perfect AFI Score
    April 24, 2013
    Congratulations to the 2013 class of the Historical 125th Corps of Cadets for earning a perfect score of 1,000 points on this year's Annual...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Shoveling Snow
    Cadets to the Rescue
    March 6, 2013
    St. John's Cadets help the local community dig out...See Full Story
  • Side by Side Photo of Boy Military School Cadet in Uniform and one in Athletic Wear
    St. John's Cadet Recognized in California
    January 9, 2013
    Sergio is the son of Francesca and Sebastiano Cois of Saratoga. His mother is a homemaker and his father is a real estate investor...
  • Close Up of Boys Military School Cadet in Uniform Posing with Family Members
    Cadets Return Home for the Holidays
    January 3, 2013
    SALINA, Kan., Dec. 10, 2012 – Cadets from St. John’s Military School will return to their homes for the Christmas and New Year’s break...
  • Boys Military School Cadet in Uniform and Authority Figure Saluting
    Battalion Staff Farewell Address
    September 4, 2012
    Videos of the farewell addresses made by members of the 124th Corps Battalion Staff Cadets are available on YouTube!  Follow this link to watch:...
  • Boys Military School Cadets Walking
    The Historic 125th Corps of Cadets
    September 3, 2012
    The 125th Corps of Cadets, a historic year for St. John's, has officially formed.  Read the story printed in the Salina Jornal by following...
  • Human Arm Shaking Hands with Robotic Arm
    St. John's Robotics Team
    February 14, 2012
    The St. John's Military School Robotics Team has been hard at work to put the finishing touches on their robot, preparing it for competition....
  • What is Military School
    August 31, 2011
    Independent Educational Consultant Kristina Dooley helps parents understand what is military school in her article "At Ease!  A Military School Primer for Parents". Here...