Parents, this is an amended packing list. A few items were left off. If there are any questions please message us. Please clearly mark the bag, backpack or suitcase with the cadet’s name. Use a permanent marker to put your cadet’s last name and first initial somewhere on the inside of the Class C to include boots and PT uniforms.
Bag, backpack or suitcase for all items
1 Class C uniforms to include boots (To be worn on Thursday)
Cadet water bottle
PT uniform with running shoes and black ankle or calf length socks
4 white t-shirts
4 pairs of underwear
4 pairs of boot socks
Toothbrush & toothpaste
Shaving gear if needed
Other toiletry items or feminine products as needed
Sleeping bag (Notify adult TAC immediately one will be provided if a cadet does not own a sleeping bag)
Our PMA 7th & 8th graders are eligible to participate in Sequoia Middle School’s sports programs. Sequoia MS will be holding tryouts for 7th & 8th graders for flag football & volleyball starting this Monday, August 13th after school until 5:00 pm. Tryouts will continue through Wednesday, August 15. For more information, email Larry Haas at firstname.lastname@example.org. PMA will have bus transportation to Sequoia Middle School for sports tryouts BUT parents are responsible for picking cadets up promptly at 5 pm since there won’t be transportation home.
Our final Informational Session will be this Thurs, July 26th for those who have not registered but are interested in finding more about PMA! Please note that only 3 slots remain for 9th graders and that we have a waiting list for 7th graders. 11 slots remain at the 8th grade level. Please spread the word to any prospective parents & students! Our Spanish session will be at 5:30 pm and our English session at 6:30 pm in the Pathway's Conference at the PUSD District Office. #LeadersForgedHere #PUSD #PMA
As we get closer to the opening of the Porterville Military Academy next month, we would like to inform parents that PMA is currently full for incoming 7th-grade students with limited spots for 8th and 9th-grade students. If you are still interested in your 8th or 9th-grade student attending PMA, please register at the PUSD Pathways Office (600 W. Grand Ave.).
The Porterville Military Academy eventually will expand to grades 6-12.
There will be another information session on the Porterville Military Academy on Monday (July 9) in the PUSD Board Room (600 W. Grand Ave.) with the Spanish-speaking session at 5:30 p.m. and English-speaking session at 6:30 p.m.
Parents/Cadets: PMA will hold mandatory orientations for all incoming cadets on the following dates and times. The first hour will be dedicated to sharing critical information and the second half hour will be dedicated to a question and answer session.