School Year 2017-2018
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Air Force Junior ROTC Cadet CorpsThe Air Force Junior ROTC unit at Emerald High School was established on July 1, 1995. It is a program that builds leadership through teamwork and problem solving. AFJROTC teaches leadership and Air Force related subjects (space, history, flight). Instruction instills in each cadet a sense of patriotism and service to country and promotes personal responsibility. The course also focuses on building teamwork and providing instruction in basic military skills. Cadets participate in numerous co-curricular and extracurricular activities (community service, field trips, drill and fitness).THERE IS NO MILITARY OBLIGATION WITH ENROLLMENT
OR COMPLETION OF AN ROTC COURSE.MISSION OF JROTC: To develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community.GOALS: To instill values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment in high school students.OBJECTIVES: To educate and train high school cadets in citizenship, promote community service, instill responsibility, character, and self-discipline, and provide instruction in air and space fundamentals.AIR FORCE CORE VALUES:1. Integrity First. Doing the right thing even when no one is looking.2. Service Before Self. Professional duties take precedence over personal desires.3. Excllence In All We Do. Doing the very best you can in each job you perform regardless of how large, small, difficult, or easy. Always give 100 percent.
CADET CREEDI am an Air Force Junior ROTC Cadet.I am connected and faithful to every Corps of Cadets who servetheir community and nation with patriotism.I earn respect when I uphold the Core Values of Integrity First,Service Before Self, and Excellence In All We Do.I will always conduct myself to bring credit to my family, school,Corps of Cadets, community, and to myself.My character defines me. I will not lie, cheat, or steal. I am accountablefor my actions and deeds. I will hold others accountable for their actions as well.I will honor those I serve with, those who have gone before me,and those who will come after me.I am a Patriot, a Leader, and a Wingman devoted to those I follow, serve, and lead.I am an Air Force Junior ROTC Cadet.
EHS CADET HONOR CODEI also promise to follow the cadet regulations and the orders received from those officersappointed over me according to the rules and discipline of the Corps,and I will carefully and diligently accomplish all the dutiesof the office to which I am appointed.CONTACT INFORMATIONMaj David PfancookSenior Aerospace Science Instructor(864) 941-3455SMSgt Paul St. JeanAerospace Science Instructor(864) 941-3454