R-MA Blog

R-MA Drill Defends State Championship Title!

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Celeste M. Brooks P'12, '21, Director of Communications

Fresh off of their eighth-place finish at the Air Force Junior ROTC Nationals Drill Meet in March, the Randolph-Macon Academy Air Force Junior ROTC VA-091 Drill Team traveled to Atlee High School in Atlee, Virginia, for the 2019 Virginia Air Force Association JROTC State Drill Championship meet on April 27, 2019. 

Falcon Scholar Trevor Grigas Takes First Solo Flight, Earns USAFA Appointment

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Celeste M. Brooks P'12, '21, Director of Communications

For Trevor Grigas of Schenectady, NY, flying was a childhood dream, from a time when he would fly small foam Airhog planes. On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, he took one leap towards making that childhood dream a reality when he flew solo in an airplane for the first time. Trevor Grigas of Randolph-Macon Academy has earned an appointment at the U.S. Air Force Academy and successfully flew his first solo flight in April.

Leadership Symposium at R-MA Hailed as Success

Friday, April 26, 2019

Celeste M. Brooks P'12, '21, Director of Communications

Randolph-Macon Academy’s second Leadership Symposium held on Saturday, April 13, 2019, brought more than 60 students from private and public schools to campus for an insightful experience. 

After the opening session that provided insight into the role of innovation in today’s world, the students broke into groups according to their topics of interest, choosing from Health Sciences, Military, Cyber/Computer Science, Aviation (Drone), Data Analytics, Engineering, and Non-Profit.