Military Science

To motivate young people to be better citizens.

01 Leadership and patriotism.

02 The sense of moral responsibility to live as decent and law-abiding citizens.

03 Strength of Character.

04 Self-discipline.

05 Responsibility and mature attitude toward constituted authority.

06 The ability to think logically and make sound decisions.

07 An appreciation of the value of the physical and mental health.

08 The debilitating effects of delinquency and illegal drug use.

09 Basic skills necessary to work effectively as a team member.

10 Motivation and skills needed to graduate from high school and succeed in life.

11 A knowledge of educational and vocational opportunities.

12 Understanding of the role of the citizen soldier in a democratic society.

13 A knowledge of the history, purpose and structure of the military service.


         

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

MILITARY SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS

2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

 

DATE                ACTIVITY SCHOOLS/INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATING

2 Aug 18           Student Leadership Nebraska @ Baxter North CG/Bn CDR’s

1-7 Aug 18        New Teacher Days

7 Aug 18            New Teacher Induction @ NW Northwest

8-14 Aug 18      Teacher Planning-In-service/Work Days

9 Aug 18           Curriculum Day All Instructors -  Burke

15 Aug 18         Schools Open – First student day All

15 Aug-May 22 

                            Presentation of Colors and Courtesy Patrol at Athletic and School Events

3 Sep 18              Labor Day All

15 Sep 18           Curriculum Day All Instructors

(No school for all students) TAC

21 Sep 18            OSAA/PTA-PTSA Breakfast      Northwest High School

                           Color Guard Presentation

17 Sep 18 -  1 Nov 18

OPS City Air Pellet Pistol League All School Teams

29 Sep 18             JROTC Orienteering Competition All Schools/Selected Cadets

11 Oct 18             Senior High Conferences No students

19 Oct 18             First Quarter Ends All

22 Oct 18             Second Quarter Begins All

21 Nov 18            Teacher Inservice/Work Day

(No school for all students)

22-23 Nov 18       Thanksgiving Recess All

4 Dec 18               JROTC Informal Inspection Central

5 Dec 18               JROTC Informal Inspection Bryan

6 Dec 18               JROTC Informal Inspection Northwest

7 Dec 18               JROTC Informal Inspection Benson

10 Dec 18             JROTC Informal Inspection Burke

11 Dec 18             JROTC Informal Inspection South

12 Dec 18             JROTC Informal Inspection North

21 Dec 18             First Semester/Second Quarter Ends All

24 Dec-3 Jan 19   Winter Recess All

4 Jan 19                Semester Break Day/Teacher Work Day

(No school for all students)

7 Jan 19                Second Semester / Third Quarter Begins

21 Jan 19              Martin Luther King Day All

26 Jan 19              AL Drill Meet Interested Schools

2 & 3 Feb 19        All-City Music Festival @ Holland Color Guard – Burke

13 Feb 19             Selection of Brigade Commander All Schools

TAC

14 Feb 19              OPS JROTC Biathlon Competition All Schools at North

At North

7 Feb 19                Senior High Conferences No school for students

18 Feb 19              Presidents Day

19 Feb-18 Apr 19 JROTC Air Rifle League All Schools

20 Feb 19             JROTC Color Guard Competition All Schools at Northwest

23 Feb 19             University of Nebraska at Omaha All Schools

Drill Meet

23 Feb 19             O.P.S. JROTC Drill Meet All Schools At Central High School

3 Mar 18              Papillion South Drill Meet Interested Schools

11-15 Mar 19      Spring Recess All

8 Mar 19             Third Quarter Ends All

16 Mar 19           Bellevue East Drill Meet Interested Schools

18 Mar 19           Fourth Quarter Begins All

21 Mar 19           JROTC Spring Formal REHEARSAL All Schools  Milo Bail Student Center, UNO

22 Mar 19           JROTC Spring Formal – All Schools –Milo Bail Student Center, UNO Hosted by Burke High

4 Apr 18             ROA Dinner for Battalion All Instructors Commanders

10 Apr 18           JROTC Brigade Cadet Challenge All Schools  Competition at Benson High School

12 Apr 19           Teacher Planning/Work Day

(No school for all students)

17 Apr 18           JROTC Awards Program-Central All Cadets Should Be Present

18 Apr 18           JROTC Awards Program – Northwest All Cadets Should Be Present

18 Apr 19           JROTC Awards Night – North All Cadets Should Be Present

23 Apr 18           JROTC Awards Night-Burke All Cadets Should Be Present

24 Apr 18           JROTC Awards Program – Benson All Cadets Should Be Present

23 Apr 19           JROTC Awards Program – South All Cadets Should Be Present

1 May 18            JROTC Awards Program – Bryan All Cadets Should Be Present

22 May 19          Second Semester/Fourth Quarter Ends    Last Student Day

23-24 May 19     Planning-Inservice/Teacher Work Day

3-6 June 19        JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge Selected Cadets/ (JCLC) All Instructors

4-12 Jun 19         D-Day Trip Selected Cadet

Military Science & Tactics