Tivy High School
Air Force Junior ROTC Student Opportunities
- You can enjoy JROTC and never have a commitment to ever join the military! JROTC is not a recruiting program, it is a Citizenship, Character Development and Leadership Program!
- Learn to be a leader, person of good character, and a productive Citizen!
- Learn the USAF Core Values of Integrity First, Service Before Self, and Excellence in All We Do
- College Air Force ROTC Scholarships https://www.afrotc.com
- Flight Training Scholarships - Earn your Private Pilot's Certificate in High School https://www.airuniversity.af.edu/Holm-Center/AFJROTC/Flight-Academy/
- “Hands-On” Leadership training and peer leadership practice in the Corps of Cadets
- "Team" training environment emphasizing teamwork, commitment, and focus
- Experience a sense of "family” and “accomplishment” by being part of an elite program
- Teaches "Soft-skills" like interview skills, etiquette, resumes, respect, eye contact, and courtesy
- National Level Awards and Recognition (college and work force resume builders)
- Community Service Opportunities…that earn you points and awards
- Earn the AFJROTC Letterman Jacket (and other awards) for Community Service hour points
- Improve Physical Fitness and Endurance (PE credit for first year JROTC students)
- Military Drill and Ceremonies Instruction
- Field Trips – Lackland AFB, Pacific War Museum, NASA Houston TX, USS Lexington Corpus Christi
- Competition Teams – Rocketry, Drone Flying, Color Guard, Fitness, Marksmanship, and more https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=typO5QRBgZc&t=3s&ab_channel=TammyWren
- If students choose to join the military after graduation (2-4 years of JROTC) it can result in advanced rank and pay after basic training
The AFJROTC Mission:
"To Develop Citizens of Character Dedicated to Serving Their Nation and Community."