For the Kids

New Programs For 2014

U.S. Naval Academy Junior Leadership Tour

Young people 10 through 12 will spend a morning learning more about the history of the Naval Academy and the life of midshipmen who attend college here.  Junior Leadership Tours are scheduled for Saturdays, March 8, July 12 and August 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

AGENDA:

  • 9:00 a.m. – Register at Visitor Center; receive USNA cap, USNA water bottle/lanyard and name tag
  • 9:30 a.m. – View the film “The Call to Serve”
  • 9:45 a.m. – Head break
  • 10:00 a.m. – Guided walking tour of USNA, including Museum
  • 12:00 p.m. – Meet parents at Visitor Center and receive take-home packet

Cost of tour, hat and materials:  $40.00. 

U.S. Naval Academy Junior Leadership Program

Young people 13 through 15 will spend half a day learning about Naval Academy as an alternative to a traditional college education.  This program will be fun, educational and interactive.  Junior Leadership Programs are scheduled for Saturdays, March 15, July 19 and August 16 and from 9:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 

AGENDA:

  • 9:00 a.m. – Register at Visitor Center; receive USNA cap, USNA water bottle/lanyard  and name tag
  • 9:30 a.m. – Welcome and presentations by retired Admissions officer on preparing for college and Navy and Marine Corps officers on careers in the services
  • 10.00 a.m. – View the film “The Call to Serve”
  • 10:15 a.m. – Head break
  • 10:30 a.m. – Guided walking tour of USNA, including Museum
  • 12:15 p.m. – Leadership team building exercise
  • 12:45 p.m. – Meet parents at Visitor Center and receive take-home packet

Cost of tour, hat and materials is $50.00.

Following These Programs:

Those interested in lunch following the tour may eat at the Drydock Restaurant in Dahlgren Hall (deli sandwiches, soups, salads, pizza and snacks) or at a variety of restaurants around Annapolis City Dock, just two blocks away.  Naval Academy souvenirs, gifts and clothing may be purchased, tax-free, at the official Naval Academy Gift Shop in the Visitor Center.