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Army Junior ROTC

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Army JROTC 1971

MISSION

"TO MOTIVATE YOUNG PEOPLE TO BE BETTER CITIZENS"

 

PURPOSE

The purpose of Junior ROTC is to instill in students in the United States secondary educational institutions the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility and a sense of accomplishment.

 

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Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. The flag is silver gray fringed in scarlet. In the center is the JROTC device consisting of two arched olive branches with stems conjoined in base, forming a wreath, surmounted by a sheathed saber and rifle in saltire. Overall in the vertical center is the ROTC torch enflamed, all in yellow. Around the center device is a white band edged in scarlet and inscribed with the name of the school in scarlet letters. The device with designation scroll is 16 inches in diameter. In the upper hoist is the monogram “ARMY ROTC” in scarlet on a white disc edged in scarlet, 6 1/2 inches in diameter
 
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MISSION

"To  Motivate Young People to be Better Citizens"

 

VISION

JROTC will provide a quality citizenship, character, and leadership development program, while fostering partnership with communities and educational institutions.

VALUES

  • Character

  • Personal social responsibility

  • Student achievement

  • Fitness

  • Leadership

  • Teamwork

  • Sefless service to community and others

  • American heritage and history

ARMY VALUES

Leadership

Duty

Respect

Selfless Service 

Honor

Integrity

Personal Courage

 
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WHY JOIN ARMY JUNIOR ROTC

  • To appreciate the ethical values and principles that underlie good citizenship.

  • To develop leadership potential, while living and working cooperatively with others.

  • To be able to think logically and to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing.

  • To appreciate the importance of physical fitness in maintaining good health.

  • To understand the importance of high school graduation for a successful future, and learn about college and other advanced educational and employment opportunities.

  • To develop mental management abilities

  • To become familiar with military history as it relates to America's culture, and understand the history, purpose, and structure of military service.

  • To develop the skills necessary to work effectively as a member of a team