Parents and Cadets
Welcome to 2017/2018 School Year. We are so proud of the accomplishments of the cadets enrolled in our program and look forward to another fun, challenging and eventful year. For Academic School Year 2016/2017, our cadets helped our JROTC program to earn for the 11th consecutive year, the "Distinguished Unit Award," a remarkable achievement and one of sustained excellence. We are looking forward to continued success by our cadets. If you are interested in being a part of the JROTC program this year, please talk to one of our cadets, or call Lt Colonel Martin or Senior Master Sergeant Smith at 704-788-4111, extension 249 or see us in Room A245.Cadets are required to wear the Air Force blue uniform once a week and for the entire day on Wednesdays; repeated failure to wear the uniform as required and/or properly on Wednesdays will constitute failure for the uniform grade and subject to removal from our JROTC program. For physical training (PT) classes, cadets are required to wear their PT uniforms on Fridays. Additional information on uniform wear requirements is referenced in the cadet training guide, which is in the classroom and taught within the first two weeks of the semester. Information is also referenced in the cadet contract, signed by a parent/guardian and the cadet.The next uniform wear will be 13 December, blue uniform of choice, or ABUs if approved to wear them.
4 - 14 December - Cadets will 'explore' the outdoors, making survival toothbrushes, survival splints, knot-tying and shelters, applying the academics they have learned to date. Cadets are asked to wear warm clothing and proper shoes to go outside. Additionally, they will be broken into teams and develop their own Survival Team name and mascot.
Sign up in the JROTC classroom for any of the following events. Sign-up rosters will have specific times and uniform wear.Unless briefed in the classroom, the following extra-curricular activities will be conducted:Staff Time will be conducted every Monday, from 2:30 - 3:45 pm.Drill Team will be conducted every Tuesday, from 2:30 - 4:00 pm.Color Guard will be conducted the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Thursdays, from 2:30 - 4:00 pmSaber Team will be conducted the 4th Thursday, from 2:30 - 4:00 pmAwareness Presentation Team will be conducted the 1st and 3rd Fridays, from 2:30 - 4:00 pmMulticopter/Aero Club will be conducted the 2nd and 4th Fridays, from 2:30 - 4:00 pm.5 December - NCHS Basketball Color Guard9 December - Sysco Holiday Party, help with children activities9 December - Walmart Toys for Tots Collecting11 December - NCHS Basketball Color Guard15 December - American Legion Dinner18 December - Five Oaks Nursing Home visit2 January - Wrestling Color Guard and Sabers, Senior Night3 January - NCHS Basketball Color Guard12 January - Cox Mill High School Color Guard19 January - Cox Mill High School Color Guard23 January - NCHS Basketball Color Guard26 January - NCHS Basketball Color Guard30 January - NCHS Basketball Color Guard2 February - Cox Mill High School Color Guard6 February - NCHS Basketball Color Guard and Sabers, Senior Night9 February - Cox Mill High School Color Guard
The fifth promotion board is scheduled for 13 December, from 2:45 - 4:00 pm.
Promoted to C/1st Lieutenant
Promoted to C/Staff Sergeant
Promoted to C/Senior Airman
Promoted to C/Airman First Class
Cadet of the Month for November
A Flight - Triston Freeberg
B Flight - Vanessa Ruiz
C Flight - Cade Frazier