Jake Mangan ’16 graduates from Marine Corps Officer Candidate School

Jake Mangan ’16 graduated from Marine Corps Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Virginia on July 6, 2019.
He received a 4-year NROTC scholarship from Auburn University when he graduated from Pinecrest Academy. 

After completing his upcoming senior year in May 2020 at Auburn University, Jake will be commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Marine Corps.
Pinecrest Academy is a private PreK3-12 Catholic school located in Cumming, South Forsyth, just minutes from Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton and Suwanee. We serve families of all faiths seeking a Christian education for their children. To learn more about our unique educational philosophy, visit our Welcome page.

The mission of Pinecrest Academy is reflected in the word Integer, which is Latin for “whole,” or “entire,” and reflects our goal of forming the whole child as an authentic “Person in Christ.” The school motto Semper Altius, means “Always Higher,” and challenges our students, parents, staff and faculty to strive for excellence in all areas of Integral Formation® - intellectual, spiritual, human and apostolic.