Sunday morning the juniors received a junior retreat ribbon to wear on their uniform blouse as well as a bracelet to remind them of this special weekend. They all signed a flag that will hang for the rest of this year and next year.
I want to thank you all for sending in the information we asked for and for sharing your young man with us! This was such an amazing experience that I hope they will remember for the rest of their lives. One student came up to me to thank me and said "not only do I feel closer to my class, but I feel much closer to the faculty and staff as well". Mission accomplished!
Ms Scolpini is the Director of the Academic Learning Center, where she works with students who need extra help or need extra challenges. She is also a Hargrave alumna having grown up at Hargrave from 7th to 12 grade.
During the rifle team visit to VMI, we ran into several Hargrave Alumni. The first was Luis Vale '18 who saw our bus and came running up to say hello and wish us luck.
After our rifle match, the Cadets explored the VMI campus and watched the VMI Retreat Ceremony. Just like at Hargrave, Retreat... more
Running from Saturday afternoon until Sunday morning, Hargrave held its annual Eye of the Tiger Challenge.
"This multi-skilled, 20-hour long event is designed to test each Cadet's teamwork ability, physical and mental endurance, problem-solving skills, and Sisu (Norwegian for "grit"). It is not... more
I am certain that there have been many prayers said around campus this week. It has been said on many occasions that as long as there are exams in school, there will be prayer in school. I know that this week, as with all weeks, I have spent time praying for the young men; for a sense of calm, and... more
On Tuesday we will introduce Faith as our Character Trait for February.
Definition: Something that is believed especially with strong conviction; complete trust or confidence in someone or something; strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather... more
The recent record snow was beautiful and exciting for your Hargrave Cadets. They enjoyed sledding, snowball fights, and many continue to be amazed at their first experience with a large or actual snowstorm.
Many Cadets volunteered to shovel snow from sidewalks and walking paths, ensuring they and... more
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