There are many water activities you can participate in.
School choices range from public to private schools located either in Rock Island, Illinois or on the military installation itself.
There are many things to do and sights to visit while you are at Rock Island Arsenal.
The Garrison Museum, Mississippi River Visitor Center and Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation are only a few of the islands attractions.
The area was first used by the government in 1816, when Fort Armstrong occupied the area. Rock Island Arsenal is an island base located just north of Rock Island, Illinois. Military families will find the area full of things to see and do.
Toward the end of the 19th century and into modern times, the Army base has been one of the largest producers of armaments for the U. Public, private and Department of Defense schools are all available for use by military children.
Post high school education can be found just a short distance from Rock Island Arsenal.
From 1863 through 1865, Rock Island was used to house Confederate soldiers during the Civil War.Registration for 2018-2019 will be held on July 25-26 at Wilson Middle School. Times are: Wed., July 25: 9am-7pm Thurs., July 26: 7am-5pm Online registration for 2018-19 school year is now open through July 25. Visitors can also take in the beauty of the area via the Memorial Park which is open 7 days a week from dawn til dusk.For the military families stationed at Rock Island, there are many choices of living facilities as well as restaurants.