UPDATED          5/23/2016                                                         * Please scroll to the bottom of the page


4th Annual 

MCJROTC Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Kofa HS Auditorium 

Arrive 1800, Ceremony Begins 1830

This is NOT a YM Event.  Yuma Young Marines are Encouraged to attend in Cammies to witness and support along w/ UC Ms. Eleanor.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Unit Meeting

American Legion Post 19

1800-2000 (6pm-8pm)

Young Marines Wear Cammies w/ Ribbons.  Recruits wear White T-shirt, Blue Jeans w/ Belt, Tennis Shoes.  Bring Knowledge, water.  *Eat Dinner Before you arrive.

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

Desert Lawn Cemetery

0700-1000

Community Service Event 

Placing White Memorial Crosses on Service Members Markers.

Wear YM Red National Shirt (RCT's in White T-shirt), Blue Jeans w/ YM Belt, Tennis Shoes.  Bring Water.

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YUMA YOUNG MARINES 'MOTO' DANCE FUNDRAISER

SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016

AMERICAN LEGION POST 19

1800-2000 (6PM-8PM)

Youth age 8-16 Only.  Casual Dress.  Permission Slips must accompany ticket.  YYM Free admittance.  Parent Volunteer Event.

*All YYM's are required to sell (5) $5.00 Tickets.  Donations accepted.  

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Memorial Day Color Guard Events

Monday, May 30, 2016

Ocean to Ocean Bridge Wreath Laying Ceremony 0900

YYM's arrive 0830 in Cammies w/ ribbons.

Desert Lawn Cemetery 1000

YYM's in Cammies w/ Ribbons.

*Please be prompt and respectful of graves.  Do not stand or walk on marked rows.  HYDRATE days before, eat healthy breakfast morning of.  *Parents escort YM to Desert Lawn from Gateway Park directly after ceremony for 1000 Colors.

YYM Recruits wear White T-shirt, Blue Jeans w/ Belt, Tennis Shoes.

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED

"Family Night" @ American Legion Post 19

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MAKE-UP PFT

TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016

1730-1930

FRIENDSHIP PARK

PT GEAR / WATER / SNACK

*YYM'S YOU MUST ATTEND IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED AND PASSED A PFT THIS YEAR.  RECRUITS MUST ATTEND IN ORDER TO GRADUATE.

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WATER

Camelback plus extra water bottle preferred, clearly labeled with your last name, initial.

HEALTHY LUNCH

An example of a healthy lunch includes; a source of protein, fruit, vegetable, dairy, complex carbs.  Please do NOT send "Pogey Bait" i.e. chips, cookies, soda's, candy, etc.

KNOWLEDGE

This includes; backpack, 1" white binder, paper, writing utensil, GUIDEBOOK, Esprit Magazine, Homework (if assigned).

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Upcoming Dates

Attendance is important and is a factor in promotion, billet assignment, and overall instruction.  As a Young Marine you signed an agreement for a full year of participation.  In order for our unit to be successful in fulfilling our commitments to the community and each other you need to participate, 80% unit attendance is required for earned Unit Ribbons and Awards.  Our committed volunteer staff are here to help you but we can only meet you half way.  Sports commitments require a schedule on file for excused absences.  

Semper Fi Young Marines

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Reminders

Parents, Please Check your calendar.  Is your YM due for a new yearly physical?  These MUST remain current for participation.

 Please print a progress report (found on Parents tab) Elem for one teacher, HS for multiple periods and have each teacher complete along with parent submission.  Staple a copy of their report card to eval. and submit to Adjutant.  Please include a copy of all awards received for credit.  YYM's must maintain a GPA of 3.5 or better for promotion consideration. Thank you for your support.  

 Please see additional information under the "Check This Out" tab and "Young Marine Bulletinboard" tab.