Gearing Up for Homecoming

Homecoming Court Announced

Front Royal, VA—Randolph-Macon Academy’s school year is fast-approaching its main fall social event: Homecoming, which takes place on October 9 and 10, 2015. As the Yellow Jackets gear up to play Southern Garrett High School, the Academy will also take time to mark a significant historical chapter this year.

A commemorative Flag Ceremony and Memorial Service will take place at 10:00 a.m., with Homecoming Parade festivities shortly thereafter. The Academy will be honoring Riddick Field’s 50th Anniversary at 1:00 p.m. All events are free and open to the public.

The Homecoming Court this year will include freshmen Kota Ikemoto of Tokyo, and Arabella Westbrook of  The Plains, Virginia; sophomores Luel McKonnen of Silver Spring, Maryland, and Rukky Garuba of Lagos; juniors Soso Eke-Spiff of Gaithersburg, Maryland, and Yifei "Helen" Peng of Beijing; and seniors Gabe Williams of Front Royal, Virginia, Peter Blair of Upperco, Maryland, Ashley Grossman of Gainesville, Virginia, and Siqin Xie of Changsha, Hunan.

The Randolph-Macon Academy family would like to share this moment of history with the community and encourages everyone to attend. For more information, please visit the Homecoming section of the web site.

Randolph-Macon Academy (R-MA), founded in 1892, is a college-preparatory, coeducational day and boarding school for students in grades 6 through 12.  Students in grades 9-12 participate in R-MA’s 91st Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) and have the option to participate in a flight program. R-MA is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and is located in Front Royal, VA.