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Welcome Current Families!

 

 

The Academy understands the importance of keeping parents and guardians informed and involved with their child's academic progress, study habits, achievements and extracurricular activities. Various methods are utilized to communicate with parents and guardians, including:

The academic calendar is displayed below and on Facts Family Portal. It includes key dates and times that are important to cadet life on campus, such as closed (no leave) weekends, campus and community parades, holiday breaks and promotion and award ceremonies.

Reveille is our weekly, e-newsletter featuring timely reminders of upcoming academy events, updates, achievements and life on campus.

The Beacon magazine is published twice a year for, and about, the community of St. John's Northwestern Military Academy.

Family Portal is our portal which includes Cadet-specific information and forms from the academic office, faculty, the Resident Life office, and more. To log into the Family Portal, SJNMA's portal for parents, please click here: Family Portal Login.

SmugMug hosts SJNMA's photo gallery. To log into SJNMA's photo gallery, please click here: photo gallery.

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List of Important Events for Parents for the 2019/2020 School Year

 

October 4-6: Homecoming and Families Weekend

October 5: Fall Fest!

November 23-December 1: Thanksgiving Leave

December 21-January 5: Holiday Leave

March 14: Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade

April 24-26: Spring Families Weekend

April 25: The Excalibur 

May 22-23: Commencement & Reunion Weekend

May 23: All Corps Dismissal (after Commencement Ceremony)

"All Hands" Academic Year Calendar

For a PDF of the All Hands Academic Year Calendar, please click here.

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Parents Club Meeting
January 5, 2020 |06:00 PM - 07:00 PM -

Conference room above Wells Dining Hall

Classes Resume
January 6, 2020

All Middle and High School classes resume

Closed Weekend
January 10, 2020

No leaves permitted.

Closed Weekend
January 11, 2020

No leaves permitted.

Closed Weekend
January 12, 2020

No leaves permitted.

Non-mandatory Semester Break
January 18, 2020 |01:00 AM - 12:00 AM -

End of semester break. Leave forms must be submitted at least 1 week prior to leave. Cadets with athletic or other weekend obligations must attend as necessary.

Non-mandatory Semester Break
January 19, 2020 |01:00 AM - 12:00 AM -

End of semester break. Leave forms must be submitted at least 1 week prior to leave. Cadets with athletic or other weekend obligations must attend as necessary.

Mid-term Registration
January 19, 2020 |01:00 PM - 03:00 PM -

New cadets entering at the semester register.

Non-mandatory Semester Break
January 20, 2020 |01:00 AM - 12:00 AM -

End of semester break. Leave forms must be submitted at least 1 week prior to leave. Cadets with athletic or other weekend obligations must attend as necessary.

2nd Semester Begins
January 21, 2020

Semester 2 begins for entire Corps.

Board of Trustees Meeting
January 30, 2020 |08:30 AM - 12:00 PM -

Online