Portsmouth Junior High School

In August 2016 I found myself standing in front of Portsmouth Junior High School (now Portsmouth Middle School) in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. I attended the school from February 1966 through the end of April 1967 when my father Technical Sergeant Jimmie Kepler retired from the United States Air Force. While the school added a couple… Continue reading Portsmouth Junior High School

Changing Schools – A Recurring Great Adventure for the Military Brat

How many schools did you attend growing up as a military brat? Do you remember this as a great adventure or gut-wrenching trauma? I attended ten public schools for my twelve grades of schooling. Eight of the school changes were during my very formidable years of grades five through nine. Yes, I changed school eight… Continue reading Changing Schools – A Recurring Great Adventure for the Military Brat

Changing Schools – A Recurring Great Adventure for the Military Brat

How many schools did you attend growing up as a military brat? Do you remember this as a great adventure or gut-wrenching trauma? I attended ten public schools for my twelve grades of schooling. Eight of the school changes were during my very formidable years of grades five through nine. Yes, I changed school eight… Continue reading Changing Schools – A Recurring Great Adventure for the Military Brat