Commencement Weekend

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Highlights include:

Tuesday, May 29 - Thursday, May 31, 2018

ANAPA Final Snacks - ANAPA will be serving snacks to Cadets in between their finals. Reach out to if you would like to volunteer to help.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Senior Parent Banquet - 6:00 p.m. Camp Pendleton Pacific Views Event Center -   202850, San Jacinto Road, Camp Pendleton South, CA 92058

It is our pleasure to sponsor each graduate and two of his guests. Join your Senior and his friends on Camp Pendleton for a special evening celebrating the Class of 2018.


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We will gladly accept reservations for additional family members and/or friends at the cost of $45 per person. Parents/Guardians will need to come to school between 4:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to pick up your Cadet to take the Cadet to Camp Pendleton.  Cadets who need a ride will need to arrange transportation with their Senior Advisors. The driver of the vehicle must have a valid driver's license to enter the base. Dinner begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. There will be snacks and refreshments available for all guests at Iron Mike's, down the hall from the ball room between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Please RSVP for the banquet by May 18, 2018.  Late RSVPs will not be accepted.

Mandatory for all Senior Cadets.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Mother Son Tea - 12:30 p.m. on Senior Lawn

Celebrate the mother-son relationship at this special afternoon event on the Senior Lawn.  Two guests per Cadet.  All Families are Welcomed.

Mandatory for All Senior Cadets.

Annual Achievement Awards - 2:30 p.m. at Davis Hall

This ceremony is held to honor outstanding achievement in Academics, Athletics, and JROTC.  Students receive recognition via certificates, medals, and scholarships.

Mandatory for All High School Cadets.

Baccalaureate Service - 5:00 p.m. in the Chapel

Enjoy this special tradition that dates back to 1911.  The Baccalaureate Service is a farewell address and inspirational message delivered to the graduating class.

Mandatory for All Senior Cadets, Junior Cadets Optional.


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Saturday, June 2, 2018

Middle School Promotion & Awards Ceremony - 9:30 a.m. in the Chapel

This ceremony recognizes 7th and 8th graders' achievements through the year, and features a graduation ceremony welcoming the 8th grade Cadets into the ANA high school.Please join us in the Recreation Hall after the ceremony for some refreshments to celebrate our Middle School Cadets at 10:30 a.m.

Mandatory for All Middle School Cadets.

Change of Command Parade - 12:00 p.m. on Bliss Stadium

Watch as the Class of 2018 officially takes over leadership of the Corps from the Class of 2018 during our formal military review. Cool off with drinks and light fare before the change of Command Parade inside Duffield Sports Center at 10:30 a.m.

Mandatory for All Cadets.

Commencement Ceremony - 1:00 p.m. in front of Davis Hall

Watch the Class of 2018 graduate from Army and Navy Academy!  The event will feature a commencement address by a special guest.

Mandatory for All Junior & Senior Cadets.


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7th - 10th Grade Cadets will be released after the Change of Command Parade

11th - 12th Grade Cadets will be released after the Commencement Ceremony

Check out photos from the 2017 Commencement Ceremony!