On December 3rd, our Hawk Battalion Color Guard marched the colors through the 10th annual Light Up Viera Parade! The parade kicked off with a magnificent firework show and our cadets tenaciously marched the colors around the newly drawn 1.5 mile course! Thank you cadets Orlandi, Turney, Walter, Stevenson, and everyone who participated in the 2022 Light Up Viera Parade for making this year's parade even greater than last year!
In the morning of December 3rd, our Hawk Battalion's Male Raider team placed 3rd in the 5k and 5th place overall! Congratulations to cadets Campbell, Curtis, Ayers, Hoffman, Hafele, Valentin, Crandall, Liao, Itaborahy, DeForest, Trundle, and Santiago for your hard work leading into the successful state meet! Our battalion could not be more proud for our Raider teams' phenomenal 2022 season! Moreover, a big thank you to our VHS Battalion Booster Club, these gratuitous parents played a big role in the functionality of our Battalion and Raider teams! We could not thank you enough!
On the 19th, Viera High School hosted the Space Coast Thanksgiving Basket Brigade! Through the help provided by community volunteers and our cadet volunteers, several families were able to receive a Thanksgiving meal this year! Thank you to all of the volunteers for being able to support such a successful food drive, and thank you to the Space Coast Basket Brigade for making this possible!
This past Friday, our Viera Hawk Battalion had two Color Guard Teams at two different events to recognize the incredible efforts of all United States Military Veterans this Veteran's Day! Thank you to Texas Roadhouse and Suntree Country Club for allowing our Color Guard Teams entry to honor all veterans, to our color guard teams consisting of Ayers, Hoffman, Ewing, Coleman, Mora, Curtis and Chouinard. Last but definitely not least, thank you to all U.S Veterans for your service in defending this Great Nation!
Congratulations to our very own Hawk Battalion Raider teams for their incredible work throughout this season, leading to our Mixed-Team winning 3rd place and our Male-Team winning 2nd place allowing them the chance to compete in the Florida State Raider Meet! Thank you, raiders for your perseverance, determination, and courage throughout the 2022 Raider Season. Good luck to our Male-Team with States' on December 3rd at Camp Flaming Arrow.
This past Friday, Viera High School was able to recognize a variety of Seniors through the annual Senior night. Like in years prior, Senior night is a great way to celebrate the seniors of our Viera Football, Cheerleading, and Marching Band programs on their contributions to each respective program and to recognize their achievements at our final football game of the season! Thank you to the following color guard consisting of cadets Perez, Turney, Ayers, and Ewing!
In this 2022-2023 school year, our JROTC Battalion has been sponsored Battalion T-Shirts! This has been made possible due to an incredible parent sponsor, Ms. McDermott! Now, more than ever, our cadets can show off their battalion pride, and school spirit! Thank you, Ms. McDermott and Phantom Products, for making this possible!
On October 22nd, our VHS Raider team competed in the second raider meet of the 2022 season. Congratulations to both the Viera Male team winning 2nd place overall and Mixed Raider team for winning 4th place overall! With this said, thank you to our parents and sponsors for their support for our VHS Raiders! Congratulations Raiders for your outstanding performance and good luck in districts!
On October 14th, Viera High School's homecoming game, our Hawk Battalion's Color Guard and Sabre Team beautifully presented the colors, with the Sabre Team also presenting the Homecoming Court during halftime. Thank you to the color guard consisting of cadets Stevenson, Orlandi, Walter, and Chouinard and to the sabre team consisting of Walter, Valentin, Devoid, Turney, Johnson, Walter, Stevenson, Sanchez, McDermott, and Chouinard for their incredible assistance to the ceremony! Also, thank you to all of the school's faculty and staff, as well as the student body for making this year's homecoming ceremony truly phenomenal!
Attention Cadets: This week is spirit week! We encourage cadets to show their school spirit and participate in weekly homecoming activities.
Tuesday 10/11: Barbeque Dad vs Soccer Mom! Pick either Barbeque Dad or Soccer Mom.
Wednesday 10/12: Decades Day!! Freshman - 1990s, Sophomores - 1980s, Juniors - 1970s, Seniors - 1960s! Pick your favorite look from your class's decade! (Cadets can either wear the school spirit of the day or wear normal JROTC Uniform attire for the Uniform Inspection Grade)
Thursday 10/13: Adam Sandler vs Paris Hilton - Enjoy a day of either fashion!
Friday 10/14: Green and Gold Day!! With the Homecoming Day afterschool at 7:00 pm!
Brennon R. Curtis