• Top News

    • Fishburne Summer Cadets Break for Field Day
      Teamwork was the order of the day for summer cadets during Fishburne's Field Day.

      "Go, go!," "Breathe while you run!," and "Good job!" were the shouts heard across Fishburne's parade ground on Friday afternoon, as summer school cadets took a well-deserved break from classes to participate in Field Day, an event that focused on fun, physical challenge, and team-building. This year, Field Day was hosted by the JROTC staff, and events pitted Alpha, Bravo, and Charlie Companies against each other in a test of determination and teamwork.

    • JROTC Practice Makes Perfect at Fishburne
      Fishburne Military School cadets learn to salute at JROTC training

      Practice and repetition were the words of the day at Fishburne's JROTC training on Wednesday. Cadets gathered by company at stations that introduced them to orienteering, harness-tying for rappelling, and drill and ceremony.

    • Fishburne Kicks off Summer Session 2015
      Over 100 Cadets reported this weekend for Fishburne Military School's Summer Session 2015

      Representing 17 different states and four foreign nations, the Cadets at Summer Session 2015 are as diverse a group as one is likely to see in any program. While a great many of the young men hail fro Virginia, the Commonwealth accounts for fewer than 50% of the student population.

  • Athletics News

    • Baseball Celebrates Stellar Season
      The Fishburne Military School Caissons wrap up the year with a stellar 10-4 record

      The Fishburne Military School (VA) Baseball team gathered last night to commemorate a memorable and successful season. The team was still alive and in action in the VIC Tournament when Fishburne Athletics held the school's Spring Athletics Awards. Caissons baseball took the opportunity last night to treat the team to a dinner out and to announce team awards for the season.

    • Caissons Advance in VIC Tourney
      The Fishburne Military School Caissons wrap up the year with a stellar 10-4 record

      The win was set up by Trevor Norman who threw a complete-game 2-hitter with 15 strike outs. A clutch 5th-inning triple off the fence by Qua'sean Napier drove in 2 runs to seal the deal. The win sends the Caissons to the VIC Semifinals on Thursday where they will play the #1 state-ranked (in division 1) team, Liberty Christian Academy.

    • Fishburne Military School (VA) Announces Spring Sports Awards
      Fishburne Military School's Spring Athletics Awards

      Fishburne Military School's Athletics Director, MAJ Bryan Greene (VA), praised the athletes themselves and reminded them that the evening was meant to celebrate them. "The purpose of this banquet is to recognize those who stuck with their teams and refused to quit;" he said, "The refusal to quit is a characteristic we should all respect."

  • Alumni News

    • Richmond (VA) Alumni Gather for Social
      Fishburne's Richmond (VA) Alumni Social

      All total, we had 30 attendees including alumni representing a wide range of class years, beginning with George Field '45 of Bon Air (celebrating his 70th class reunion this year), to alumni from the mid 2000s (including rifle team coach, Jay Spruill '06)

  • FMS in the News

    • News Leader Class of 2015 graduation photo gallery
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      The News Leader has a great online photo gallery from the Class of 2015 graduation,

    • One final formation

      Fishburne Military School's class of 2015 valedictorian Hunter Jordan Jennings knew the journey wouldn't come easy. “‘I never said it would be easy; I said it would be worth it,’” Jennings told his fellow cadets on Saturday at graduation.

    • The Marshall Plan: A welcome return to the barracks

      It has been 29 years since I marched through of the archway of Fishburne Military School as a senior cadet. On graduation day in May of 1986 I recall the presence of nearly my entire family as I stood at attention for my final formation. Four of the beloved family members who once stood beside me in my graduation photo have since passed away.

    • Fishburne teams competing at Best of the Best

      The JROTC at Fishburne Military School is on a short list of elite programs in the Mid-Atlantic competing at the Best of the Best 4th Brigade Championships in Hickory, N.C., this weekend.