Achieving Excellence: Battalion Commander Justin Gilbert

Don and Susan Gilbert wanted something better for their son, Justin. Like so many parents, they wanted to give him every opportunity to excel academically, personally, and socially. They wanted him to learn to lead, and to learn the values of hard work, team work, and personal accountability. While the hardest part of giving their 11-year old son these gifts, … Read More

JROTC – Air Rifle Qualification

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 air rifle qualification program for all JROTC Cadets. This year’s program ran from January 4 to 27. By waiting until third quarter to conduct qualifications, this gives more cadets a chance to earn one of … Read More

Hesston College offers scholarship to international graduates of St. John’s Military School

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 has even more to offer its international cadets. Hesston College, a Christ-centered, liberal arts college located in Hesston, Kansas, has created a scholarship specifically for international cadets who graduate from St. John’s. These cadets who … Read More

Battalion Executive Officer Reece Turner: Leading by Example

Military School Cadet

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 public high school in Texas, he pauses, before saying, “I was surprised to see how the students in my high school were behaving. I had been enrolled at St.John’s Military School for the previous four years. … Read More

A Lifetime Commitment to Leadership

Lessons from St. John’s Military School Alumnus Dale Browning Dale Browning, headmaster at St. John’s Military School in Salina, Kansas, knows what it means to be a leader. He also knows what it means to be an innovator, an entrepreneur, a coach, and a member of a brotherhood that transcends singularity and champions the greater good. When asked what qualities … Read More

SJMS cadet safety and accountability

Military School Cadet in Uniform

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 its own.