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.
"To Motivate Young People to be Better Citizens"
JROTC will provide a quality citizenship, character, and leadership development program, while fostering partnership with communities and educational institutions.
Personal social responsibility
Sefless service to community and others
American heritage and history
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