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Holding at Great Lakes

My son graduated on 10/1/2021. He is supposed to attend A School in Pensacola. He has been holding at Great Lakes for 6 weeks, and no one w…

Started by Dennis J Martin

1 Nov 19, 2020
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

A school question..

Hello.. My son is in Boot camp and will then go on to A school in Pensacola, his job is AO. He was originally told that it was 13+ weeks, a…

Started by Samantha Gelrod

3 Aug 22, 2018
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)

A school start up

How often do they start a new group in A school? Is it every week like boot camp? Just wondering because my son is stuck in THU and may not…

Started by Tony Goss

8 Mar 13, 2018
Reply by Andrew Sexton

A School Thanksgiving Travel.

My Son is in A school currently. Does anyone know if they are allowed to travel with family to Hawaii during Thanksgiving or his New Year's…

Started by Anish Patel

2 Nov 3, 2017
Reply by Anish Patel

Visiting Goose Creek

We are trying to think ahead about plans for Christmas, anticipating it's likely our future sailor will be in nuke A school at that time. W…

Started by Tony Goss

13 Aug 18, 2017
Reply by Ray W Theiling

Questions on staying at Great Lakes after PIR

My son's program has him staying at Great Lakes for 3 weeks after PIR. From what I understand, he will need 4-5 hours to move/report in to…

Started by Michael P Tatu

7 Mar 17, 2017
Reply by Michael P Tatu

Picking up sailor from NAS Pensacola

I'm new to this site, so I hope this is a repeat post. Our son is currently at "A" school at NAS Pensacola. We are planning a trip to visi…

Started by Jeffrey Taylor

3 Feb 24, 2017
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza


My daughter got her orders today and she is to report to the John C. Stennis.  My guess is that the Stennis will be deployed sometime early…

Started by Chris Rolwes

2 Dec 1, 2015
Reply by Z Dad

A school

I have heard that recruits not staying in great lakes for A school could actually be taken to the Airport anytime after midnight is this tr…

Started by David W Foster

6 Sep 1, 2015
Reply by Dave Kulik

From Boot Camp to "A" School

How soon does a sailor have to report to "A" School?

Started by George L. Moreno

19 Sep 16, 2014
Reply by Terry grimes



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