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About Us

The mission of the United States Merchant Marine Academy Parents' Association is to promote and support the Academy, its goals, programs and objectives, its Regiment of Midshipmen, faculty, staff and alumni. The Association will serve as a support organization for Plebe Candidates, their families and all Midshipmen and their families during their years at the Academy.

Read more about the USMMA N.Y. Metro Parents Association...

2014 - 2015 KP Calendar


The 2014-2015 KP color calendars are available!

$16 each, includes shipping. Anyone wanting to purchase a calendar, they are available at the followng website >> 2014-2015 KP Calendar


Tentative 2014 Event Schedule

The tentative 2014 meeting and event schedule has been posted here >> Tentative 2014 Meeting and Event Schedule

2018 Plebe Parents Tips

The 2018 Plebe Parents Tips document have been uploaded and can be found here >> 2018 Plebe Parents Tips

2014-2015 Membership Form

New members, returning members and alumni members, please send in your dues to help fund the NY Metro events throughout the year and give us your contact info so you can be on our email distribution list. Click here to fill out the membership form.

Our 2014-2015 Handout

Our 2014-2015 Handout is now available by clicking here.
Look for our first meeting sometime in August.

Welcome Aboard Class of 2018 BBQ Invite

The Class of 2018 Welcome Aboard BBQ invite is now available by clicking here.
All USMMA Class of 2018 candidates and their families are invited on Sun June 22th 12-3 at USMMA, Land Hall.
Current members are invited as well and encouraged to bring their midshipman to answer any candidate's questions or to soothe their nerves. Please RSVP as per the invite.

Parents Appreciation & Honor the Senior Night Thursday May 15, 2014

About 130 famiilies in our organization and their midshipmen gathered for a catered dinner provided to all our members to thank them for their help with our events this year and to honor the graduating seniors.   Photos of the event courtesy of Lisa Pino click here »

Welcome Aboard Class of 2018

NEW DATE - WELCOME ABOARD BBQ for all incoming Candidates and their familes Sun June 22th 12-3 at USMMA, Land Hall.
Questions contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The USMMA National Parents Association would like all members of the class of 2018 to register so that their families can receive information about the events sponsored by the USMMA Parents Associations .  A copy of the link to register can be found by clicking here. (If you already registered on the web site http://www.kpparents.com, there is no need to do this again.)

Find Us on Facebook

N. Y. Metro Parents Association now on Facebook »

Ice Cream Social April 17, 2014

The Ice Cream Social sponsored by the NY Metro Parents Association was a great treat for the regiment.  Thanks to all on the Ice Cream Social Committee who helped with this event, especially Jack and Maureen Welsh who chaired this committee.  Click on links to photos below.

Photos courtesy of Kevin Giono click here »           Photos courtesy of Denis Kummer click here »

Meeting March 20, 2014

Meeting minutes can be viewed by clicking here »

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