Thirty-three Cadets from Valley Forge Military Academy received their diplomas on June 3 during graduation ceremonies. This is the 95th Corps of Cadets.
Cadet Michael V. Urevich, the class valedictorian, earned a 97.87 or 3.9 grade point average and graduated Summa Cum Laude. Cadet Urevich intends to study marketing at Villanova University.
Cadet Javier Gonzalez Corral, the class salutatorian, earned a 97.53 or 3.9-grade point average and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Cadet Gonzalez Corral will attend Tecnológico de Monterrey and intends to major in industrial engineering.
The commencement address for the 95th Corps of Cadets was delivered by football great, Mr. Rick “Doc” Walker, a veteran of nine NFL seasons for the Washington (now) Commanders. Currently, he is a motivational speaker and a radio personality in the Washington, D.C. area.
The graduates of the Class of 2023 have been accepted to some of the most prestigious colleges and universities across the country, including Valley Forge Military College, Drexel University, Dickinson College, University of Alabama, Penn State University, Norwich University, The Citadel, Villanova University, among others.
Valley Forge Military Academy is a private independent college-preparatory school for young men in grades 7-12.
Committed to growing the whole person, the Academy develops individuals to be fully prepared for the challenges and responsibilities of becoming citizen leaders.
Based on the Five Cornerstones of Academic Excellence, Character Development, Personal Motivation, Physical Development, and Leadership, VFMA develops individuals to be fully prepared for the responsibilities of being citizen leaders by producing graduates who are strong in mind, body and soul.