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Moms of "A" school Sailors


Moms of "A" school Sailors

Our sailors are now in "A" school - let's share!!

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Latest Activity: May 22

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Great Lakes "A" School 2015-2016

Started by Classycalicat Nov 17, 2015. 0 Replies

Leave during A School

Started by azmom. Last reply by Anti M Sep 8, 2015. 1 Reply

Pensacola for A School

Started by azmom. Last reply by Bernapet Aug 9, 2015. 3 Replies

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Comment by ebigirl on June 14, 2011 at 2:43am

lapout52; I felt the exact smae way when my son was in bc. I hardly left the house and thought that my world as I knew it was over. He is my only child, except for the dog! I'm proud to say I made it with the help of many great friends on this website. He PIRed 5/6 and is currently in A school.

Watching him go through PIR and seeing the way he carried himself in public made me realize that he's no longer "my little boy". He has grown into a fine young man and I'm one of many moms who is sooooo proud of their child!!! :) The Navy gets very high marks from me on my son's transformation in 8 weeks!!  So does my son, He worked very hard to get through bc, and we are so very proud of him.

I hope your planning on attending PIR. What an awesome event to be a part of!

Comment by slapout52 on June 12, 2011 at 10:06pm
Graduation is not until August and I'm just sad.  It is a roller  coaster thru basic & then you get caught up in PIR . . . I was not ready for this phase at all!  WHINE!!!  This is worse than post partum depression!  No it's the same.  I must be nuts.
Comment by lunchmoney34986 on June 12, 2011 at 9:37pm
Anyone have a MA in San Antonio?  My daughter PIR on 6/10/2011 DIV 200. 
Comment by fbettyboop on June 9, 2011 at 11:28am
for the moms with sons or daugther in great lakes, they are allowed to have their phones, i-pod, & laptops  my does
Comment by Robyn on June 8, 2011 at 8:21pm

My son just completeds PIR on June 3, 2011. He is gone to A School in SC. He doesn't have a phone yet so I'm not sure how to communicate with him. He is a Nuke and I am just wondering if there are any other Nuke families on here? I didn't know about this in time to meet up with the families the evening before graduation so I don't want to miss out on any more events.


Comment by Renebo on June 6, 2011 at 7:11pm
oh good for you Jeff's Mom!!Do they have a big "to do" for the 4th over there? I'm glad you got to see him.
Comment by Jeffsmom1380 on June 6, 2011 at 5:47pm


Hi Renebo, I am very excited!  He just came home for the weekend.  He looks great!  I am going to see him on July 4th weekend!  Stay on base when you visit.  It is so much easier for our sailors!

Comment by Renebo on June 6, 2011 at 5:01pm
Jeff's mom, you must be so excited for him!
Aug/Sept is not far away!
Comment by Jan2 on June 6, 2011 at 4:38pm
My son is in Pensacola for A school. He has been there for about a month already. We are able to communicate by phone now- so even less letters. I am having a hard time navigating this site- there seems to be so much!
Comment by slapout52 on June 6, 2011 at 1:33pm

Hey group!  My sailor just began DC training at Great Lakes!  PIR was amazing.  He doesn't have a phone yet, so can anyone tell me how to write to a DC who is E3?  I know his ship, but that's about all.



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