For Immediate Release
Vermonter Accepts Appointment
United States Military Academy, West point, NY
C LaJeunesse, son of Lt.Col. and Mrs. LaJeunesse, has received an appointment to the Class of 2019 at the United States Military Academy at West Point.
C is scheduled to graduate from high school in June of 2015. He is also a VAST student at Vermont Tech College in Randolph. C is an Eagle Scout, plays lacrosse for Montpelier High School, attends early morning Seminary at his church (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), and is an Assistant Scoutmaster in BSA Troop 478. He is also a Lifeguard and Tour Guide at VTC, and has worked at Mt Norris BSA Camp for two years. He is disappointed he will not be back there this summer. The appointed members of the Class of 2019 report to West Point for the first time on June 29, 2015.
About West Point
The U. S. Military Academy at West Point is a four-year, co-educational, federal, liberal arts college located 50 miles north of New York City. It was founded in 1802 as America's first college of engineering and continues today as one of our nation’s premier leader-development institutions, consistently ranked among top colleges in the country. Its mission remains constant—to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the U. S. Army.
For more information, go to www.westpoint.edu.